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Cheryl Moore has spent over 20 years perfecting the art of her personal photography, and honestly I can’t remember a time when she didn’t have a camera in her hand. Moore’s dedication to the art paid off in the form of his nomination as one of the nation’s top 10 wildlife photographers by Professional Photographers …

Two native Manitoba women started businesses helping people learn skills like beadwork while learning about their traditions. Shawna Spence recently started making and selling bead kits online. First Nation member Peguis, who lives in Winnipeg, said she has started making them to help more people learn the trade. “I got a lot of requests from …

WEST BOYLSTON – Bryan Perla has come a long way for someone so young. Growing up in West Boylston, he struggled with a learning problem that may have derailed others. Instead, he overcame those hardships to form a company that brought him into the national limelight. Perla showcased her product, Little ELF, a safe wrapping …

KANSAS CITY, Ks – Turner High School’s building trades curriculum is changing the way students approach math and science. For more than 25 years, students built market-ready homes from empty land within two years. The program teaches the ins and outs of construction and industry skills. Teachers said it also shaped the character of students …

The Institute of Information Technology (ITI) of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology announced a self-employment training program for a number of young people in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It aims to train 1,500 people to qualify and support them as workers in the field of communications and information technology, and to increase …

SINGAPORE – Parents will soon receive more help to improve their mental health and e-well-being knowledge so that they can talk openly and constructively with their children about mental well-being issues. Recognizing that parents want to help their children in this aspect, the Department of Education (MOE) plans to provide parents with toolkits as well …

The writer is a Labor member of the House of Lords Special Committee on Youth Unemployment, which Skills report for each young person was released last week. Lord Clarke, another member, also contributed to this article. Skills reform is in the air again. The Government Skills Bill is currently under consideration in the House of …

Short term Bite and Long term Challenges Anyone who thinks social assistance is unskilled work should try working in the sector for even a day. These are skilled, difficult and crucial jobs that we have too long underestimated as a society. In addition, millions of people provide unpaid care to friends and relatives. Governments have …

Since India-born Parag Agrawal announced his appointment as CEO of microblogging site Twitter, people have realized that a majority of tech giants including Google, Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, among others , are now run by people of Indian origin. While congratulations were in order, there was also a lot of talk in the world about Indian …

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – Education isn’t just in the classroom, and it’s not just about being smart with books. These are basic life skills – having a conversation and having good manners. They can make all the difference in finding you a job one day. So MeckEd teaches children etiquette. The nonprofit has given the …