Engaging Global Talent Locally

With support from local refugee resettlement agencies and experts with the Refugee Services Collaborative of Cleveland (RSC), local employers are discovering a new talent pool, finding the skilled employees they need, and experiencing increased productivity. The local economy is benefiting too, with about $50 million generated by refugee settlement and employment. Join us on May … Continued

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Managing and Developing Global Teams

Finding the right talent with the needed skills and competencies is every employer’s challenge, as is the need to find new markets for business growth. This typically means finding and/or moving global talent from one place to another—a feat many employers find daunting. But resources are available to help you not only develop a global … Continued

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Thomas Jefferson International Newcomers Academy

From the sidewalk of West 46th street, Thomas Jefferson International Newcomers Academy may fit the image of a typical school for young children. But take one step into the building and any visitor will be instantly immersed in a unique, welcoming environment bursting with various cultures, languages, and customs from all across the world. The … Continued

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Creating a Globally Competitive [Tech] Team

Innovative startups, tech companies, and corporations are taking steps to mirror their global business strategy with a globally competitive workforce. In the session with Fwd.us and JumpStart at this year’s Global Employer Summit, panelists will share innovative ways Northeast Ohio is competing and how employers can lead the charge in global talent inclusion. FWD.us, a … Continued

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The Business Case for International Hires

When does an international hire make the most sense for your bottom line? In the session with Thompson Hine at this year’s Global Employer Summit, Partner Sarah Flannery will break down scenarios she has seen with client companies to increase their business success and save money, by strategically bringing on the global talent they need. … Continued

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Immigration Trends for Globally Competitive Organizations

Are you ready to hire the best talent, no matter where they are in the world?   Joining the Global Employer Summit on May 31st will be Envoy, an innovative firm that makes it seamless for companies to hire and manage a global workforce. Organizations across the U.S. are hiring and investing in international talent; … Continued

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State of Downtown

2016 was a big win not just for the Cavs but also for the city of Cleveland. Downtown Cleveland had the opportunity to host the Republican National Convention, the newly transformed Public Square was unveiled, the Indians made a World Series appearance, and of course, to top it all off, the Cavs NBA Championship. Clevelanders … Continued

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