201407.18
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America’s STEM Talent Pool still not reaching Demand

Even with the news about new STEM education initiatives being broadcast all over the media, there is still much work to be done. America’s talent pool of science and engineering workers are falling short in meeting the growing demand in this country. The U.S. runs the risk of losing ground compared to those countries currently…

201403.12
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The Impact of Small Pharma

Despite the common perception that large enterprises dominate the pharmaceutical industry, smaller and medium sized firms also play a significant role. A report from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) proves that fact. According to the EMA, 27 percent of the new drugs introduced to the European market from 2010 to 2012 were developed by small…

201401.23
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An Inside Look at Boston, Massachusetts

One of the oldest cities in the United States, with a historical importance unmatched by most other American metropolitan areas, Boston, Massachusetts remains a vital economic center in the Northeast. Despite its high cost of living, the city ranks highly on many lists of world livability rankings. Home to many important universities and colleges, Boston…

201401.17
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Who will become the Leaders in STEM Education?

The importance of STEM education in the United State cannot be understated. As this country competes in the worldwide economic landscape, having a populace well-trained in 21st Century science and technology subjects remains vital. The leaders in STEM education will rely on emerging technologies to help teach the next generations of scientists, engineers, and mathematicians….

201312.19
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A Look at the Pennsylvania Economy

As the American economy continues in its slow recovery from the Great Recession, the economic situation in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania essentially reflects the national trend. From the natural resources in the state’s mountainous regions to the modern, technology-based workforces in large metropolitan areas like Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania boasts a diverse economy. Ultimately, it…

201311.22
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A Look at the New Jersey Economy

Paralleling the wider trend nationwide, the New Jersey economy continues to show positive signs as 2013 enters its final months. The job prospects bode well for those in the STEM-related fields, both in the private and public sector. Now is a good time to begin a job search before the holiday season truly begins. New…