28 10, 2019

Add Your Voice to the Conversation on Rural Development

By |2019-10-28T13:59:01-07:00October 28th, 2019|Blog, Chamber Rural Workforce Network, Member News|0 Comments

Utah State University is collecting data to help inform the design and development of a new remote leadership course that teaches business leaders the best practices of establishing remote work policies and managing remote employees. This effort aligns with the Chamber Rural Workforce Network and supports the creation of remote jobs for people in rural [...]

3 09, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber, DWS and EDCUtah Announce New Rural Development Initiative

By |2019-09-03T10:32:53-07:00September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Chamber Rural Workforce Network, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (September 3, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah Department of Workforce Services and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) announced that they will be partnering on a new initiative called the Chamber Rural Workforce Network to help further Utah’s rural development. The program was made official today when partner officials [...]

8 08, 2019

Price is Right: Intermountain Electronics on Growth Track in Central Utah

By |2019-08-30T13:45:55-07:00August 8th, 2019|Chamber Rural Workforce Network|0 Comments

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) have announced Intermountain Electronics, Inc. will expand in Utah adding up to 289 jobs and $21.5 million in new state revenue and an estimated $12.5 million in capital investment over the next 15 years. “It’s exciting to see Intermountain Electronics [...]

20 07, 2019

A New Workplace: Modernizing Where, How, And When Utah Works

By |2019-08-30T14:13:54-07:00July 20th, 2019|Chamber Rural Workforce Network|0 Comments

Throughout the past two decades, the nature of work has changed significantly. Knowledge work, characterized by unique problem solving, collaboration and mobility, now comprises a significant portion of work across our economy. Driven by greater complexity and enabled by advances in technology, the nature of work today both benefits from and permits more flexibility than [...]

12 06, 2019

GOEX On the Go to Iron County

By |2019-08-30T13:58:30-07:00June 12th, 2019|Chamber Rural Workforce Network|0 Comments

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) today announced GOEX will expand in Utah’s Iron County, adding up to 100 jobs, $1.8 million in state revenue, and an estimated $15 million in capital investment. “We are excited that GOEX would select Utah for their Western operation,” [...]