Month: August 2017

Achieving Success Along the Customer Journey

  Website Ever since there’s been the practice of marketing communications, there’s been a concept inseparable from it: the customer journey. If you understood your target audience and could communicate effectively at each stage of their purchasing journey, you’d do OK in the marcom profession. Historically, that journey was the equivalent of a Sunday drive.…

The value of volunteers

  Website It can be said that people are only able to offer three things: time, talent, and treasure. “Treasure” is critically important and often elusive for nonprofit organizations. However, the time that people donate has its own immeasurable worth. For organizations similar in size to Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, volunteers are a…

Not every innovative idea needs to forever remain in the nest where it was born. Some just demand loving care and ferocious advocacy long enough to demonstrate their worth; then someone with more resources and experience can take over their development and help them achieve full potential as valuable contributions to industrial chemistry. That’s the…

Tesla Industries, Inc. this week announced a program to provide job opportunities for adults with autism in New Castle. In collaboration with The Precisionists, which helps adults with a range of disabilities find employment, the company is offering positions in its Electronic Assembly division. “With the launch of this pilot program, Tesla Industries is strengthening…

Gov. John Carney on Monday signed an executive order establishing a working group to study the potential economic and environmental benefits of offshore wind development. The working group will meet next month to review economic opportunities as well as current laws and regulations. The group will recommend potential legal changes and identify any barriers to…

By Joyce L. Carroll  Special to Delaware Business Times Whether one is a student testing the waters prior to applying to graduate school or a seasoned employee securing continuing education requirements, certificate programs are a great way to update one’s skills, particularly in an ever-evolving marketplace. Delaware’s colleges and universities are augmenting their undergraduate and…