first_imgIDX Systems Corp and the State of Vermont to start an apprenticeship program that will train workers for jobs at the medical software company in South Burlington.Interested people must be willing to train for eight weeks. The training cost nothing and also pays nothing. Once they pass the training course they will have an opportunity for a paid, full-time apprenticeship at IDX Systems Corp. After the one year apprenticeship they have an opportunity for a full-time job that pays in the range of $45,000 to $50,000 a year.This apprenticeship program is a joint effort between the State of Vermont and Vermont HITEC, a nonprofit organization affiliated with IDX.Started one year ago, the IDX information technology program is the first in the state. Starting April 15th, this will be the fourth program with 17 students enrolled.The total cost of the program is $240,000, with $90,000 paid by a federal grant through the Department of Employment and Training.For more information on the program call Julie Davis, Executive Director, Vermont HITEC at 802-864-1758 ext. 4104.last_img read more

first_img 59SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr In the business world, mergers and acquisitions are often something feared by the masses. Credit unions, however, operate under a different umbrella where these activities should be seen as advantageous rather than detrimental.As a leader in your firm, you see mergers occurring all around you. In fact, the financial services industry is regularly buying, selling, and blending brands, which could lead you to ask yourself how your company can make an impact in this ever-evolving market. Perhaps you’ve been on the fence about whether to take a more proactive strategy towards mergers. Disruption to the status quo can bring great benefits. Consider the recently announced merger of United Federal Credit Union (UFCU) and Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU); once finalized, this will be the largest credit union merger in history.Using the aforementioned ground-breaking story as a case study, you can scrutinize your own credit union to identify competitive advantages which can be derived from merger and acquisition activities. continue reading »last_img read more

first_imgFootball representation of B&H at the friendly match in Guaruja won over the young team U-21 of Brazilian first league Santos with the result 5:1.Vedad Ibišević (41., 45.) scored two goals and Izet Hajrović (34.), Senad Lučić (62.) and Edin Višća (78.) scored one goal each. Joao Igor (90.) from the Santos team scored one goal.The coach Safet Sušić for the match with Santos did a combining composition. Džeko, Spahić, Pjanić and Bešić were not in the team.This was the last test for B&H representation before the World Championship and the match of the first round against Argentina on Sunday.(Source: Fena)last_img

first_imgPresident Laura Chinchilla on Thursday inaugurated “Electronic Services Windows” (VES), a new electronic platform to facilitate immigration procedures for foreigners residing in the country.With the new system, foreign residents can schedule an appointment to obtain or renew residency cards in under a week, an 80 percent cut in waiting time. The new measure will also help applicants save on transportation, food and accommodation costs. Currently the process can take up to 45 days.The service will be available through Correos de Costa Rica (the company that operates the country’s postal service) at San José offices in: Zapote, Desamparados,  Escazú, Guadalupe, Pavas, Tibás, Curridabat, San Pedro and Santa Ana. Cantons in Alajuela also are participating, including in Grecia.Correos de Costa Rica plans to expand the coverage to 60 service points in all seven provinces by the end of this year. Facebook Comments No related posts.last_img read more