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New video aims to get students excited about STEM

WNYT Teaching local students about careers in science, technology, engineering and math and keeping them here in New York after they graduate. Those are the goals of a new initiative made possible by groups including the Center for Economic Growth. “There’s more out there that can make them excited to go to work every day, […]

Tucker to step down as head of Center for Economic Growth

Albany Business Review By Robin Cooper F. Michael Tucker plans to step down as president and CEO of the Center for Economic Growth in Albany, New York. Tucker, 60, has headed the regional economic development organization since March 2007. He informed the CEG board today that he intends to leave by the end of the […]

Center for Economic Growth President Plans to Step Down by Year End

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE F. Michael Tucker announced today that he plans to step down as President and CEO of the Center for Economic Growth (CEG) by the end of the year. Tucker has served as President and CEO since March 2007. Guiding CEG, one of the state’s preeminent economic development organizations, through a period of […]

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CEG Lean Office Public WorkShop

Date: March 24th, 2015 From 8:30 am- 4:30 pm The Fundamentals of Lean Office 101 **Please request a flyer for more details** Prices: For all CEG/CEN Members: $325 Per Person For NON CEG/CEN Members : $425 Per Person

Sandler Training- Strategic Account Management Course

Dates Held: Wednesdays March 25 to April 22 (5 Weeks) 3-5pm CEG is pleased to partner with Lorraine Ferguson of Sandler Training to offer this course in strategic account management. The objectives of this course are to: Provide a mutually agreed to understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the Strategic Account Manager Develop an […]

Lost in Translation: Reaching your International Goals

Time: 7:30am- 9:00am Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber office, 5 Computer Drive South, Albany Reaching Your International Audience Marketing practices in the U.S. don’t always translate well abroad. Every culture has its own sensibilities and preferences. What flies as everyday TV in Brazil might be deemed unsuitable for minors in the US. Clever word-play in English may […]

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