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ICP market research shows positive attitudes but low awareness of industrial distribution among Millennials

New market research was recently commissioned by Industrial Careers Pathway, to find out about attitudes of Millennials toward careers in industrial distribution. “As the Millennial generation expands their ranks in the workforce, understanding their attitudes is a vital aspect of the work of ICP in helping meet the need for a skilled industrial distribution workforce […]

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PTDA Foundation raises $156,000 in support of finding next generation of employees

Forty-seven organizations and individuals have agreed to fund the Power Transmission Distributors Association Foundation’sVanguard Campaign, making contributions of nearly $156,000 to kick-off the 2014 fund drive. By contributing to the Vanguard Campaign as part of the PTDA Foundation, whose work is funded solely by donations, these companies are taking a “leading role in the movement […]

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ICP redesigns website to attract job seekers to industrial distribution careers

The Industrial Careers Pathway (ICP), the Chicago based North American workforce initiative that works to link students and job seekers to career paths in industrial distribution and manufacturing, has completely overhauled its website to attract younger job seekers and inspire them to aim for careers in industrial distribution and manufacturing.     The new site […]

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Online course on industrial distribution now offered at community college

Henry Ford Community College in Dearborn, Mich., has incorporated Elements of Industrial Distribution, an online course developed by Industrial Careers Pathway (ICP), into its industrial distribution curriculum for students. ICP is a North American workforce initiative supported by an alliance of industry associations that addresses the need for a skilled industrial distribution and manufacturing sales […]

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Industrial Careers Pathway launches online job board

The Industrial Careers Pathway (ICP), an initiative supported by an alliance of industry associations that addresses the need for a skilled industrial distribution and manufacturing sales workforce, has launched an online job board designed to connect young people looking for career jobs with industrial distributors and manufacturers looking for those same young people to fill open […]

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Power transmission industry makes contributions to PTDA Foundation initiative

Fifteen organizations within the power transmission/motion control industry have made contributions of more than $48,000 to fund the activities of The Industrial Careers Pathway (ICP) initiative. ICP was founded and significantly funded by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Foundation and its goal is to take “major steps to ensure the workforce is aware of the […]

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