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Women. Golf. Tech. What Do They Have in Common?

This week, 144 of the world’s best golfers on the LPGA tour are in Indianapolis to compete at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s Brickyard Crossing golf course. Sure, they are here to play golf and vie for $2 million in prize money. But they also are descending on Indy...

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A Mother. A Daughter. A Team Approach.

Lauren Tolley and her mother, Darlene, have a common goal: to secure a career that matches their passion and skill level. They also have a common solution to finding their new careers: Employ Up. Lauren is a recent college graduate with a degree in political science....

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Investing in Skills Training: Not Just for Millennials

Experienced workers are often overlooked by organizations preparing talent to compete in a rapidly changing, technology-centric economy. That’s a mistake, says Indianapolis City County Councillor Vop Osili in a July 22, 2017, opinion piece in the Indianapolis Business...

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Dear Lori and Employ Up Team,

Employ Up Career Coach Lori Urias-Gehris loves each and every success story. And, she especially enjoys receiving updates from Employ Up participants about how the program has helped pave a path to new opportunities. For candidate Dave Roberson, Employ Up provided...

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Use These Five Tips to Land Your New Career

More than 400 Central Indiana residents are proud Employ Up graduates and many of them have found new careers. As more and more graduates begin full time employment with some of Central Indiana’s fastest-growing companies, we are seeing some of the skills we teach in...

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