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State of Ohio announces funding for incumbent job training program

In today’s global economy, many states are doing more to help their workforce remain competitive. In a world where the pool of highly skilled workers continues to shrink, these states recognize that competitive employees must possess the best and most advanced skills possible. To address these needs, states like Ohio have developed training grant programs to stimulate worker skills development by assisting companies to offset some of the costs associated with training. The Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Voucher Program (IWTVP) is a competitive grant scheme that reimburses up to $4,000 in job training costs per employee for up to $250,000...
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Jason Hickey set to speak at state and local government relations conference

Jason Hickey, President of H&A, is set to be a key speaker at the State & Local Government Relations Conference next week. Hosted by the Public Affairs Council, this year’s event will bring together leaders in government relations leaders from the state and local levels. Being held at the Hilton Old Town Alexandria in Alexandria, VA, the conference will provide participants with an extensive dialogue and interchange on a variety of issues facing the government relations industry today, including local-level lobbying, navigation of the economic incentive process, working in the regulatory realm, and coalition and alliance management, among a number...
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H&A experts featured at national tax conference on incentives

Terry Hansen, an H&A Principal, and Evan Rice, H&A’s General Counsel, are both featured speakers this week at the Institute of Professional in Taxation (IPT) Credits and Incentives Symposium.  Being held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA, the conference brings together experienced leaders and professionals from around the country to discuss the issues, and opportunities, presented by tax credits and incentives.  Over two-and-half days, participants will learn and explore best practices to assist in the procurement and administration of public incentives. Hansen and Rice, both global leaders in the area of Credits and Incentives, and frequent IPT contributors, will...
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H&A Principal discusses economic development in Cincinnati

In a recent article featured in the Cincinnati Enquirer, H&A’s Terry Hansen speaks about the opportunities and challenges facing the city today. Participating in a site familiarization tour hosted by REDI Cincinnati, Hansen discussed his insights on what he witnessed first-hand during his visit to the region. Following decades in the leadership of IBM’s site location and workforce development operations, Hansen is now a Principal with H&A based in the firm’s Washington DC office. The full article is below. To view the article on the Cincinnati Enquirer website, please click the following link: Cincinnati ‘exceeded my expectations’.   Cincinnati ‘exceeded...
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H&A releases new report: H&A Global Outlook – Emerging Workforce Trends in Mexico

H&A released their latest global outlook report titled, H&A Global Outlook – Emerging Workforce Trends in Mexico. As the Mexican economy continues to grow, especially with a continued strength in exports, the country’s workforce is in the midst of a significant transition.  With an aging population and a greater percentage of its’ citizens living outside of its borders than any other country in the world, Mexico finds itself with challenges many countries do not currently face.  To offset these workforce hurdles, the country’s investment in education is surging and more and more workers are leaving the less developed agricultural industry...
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