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Minnesota’s business leaders know Donald Trump’s immigration plan is bad policy

In a September 2 commentary in the Star Tribune, Minnesota Business Partnership Executive Director Charlie Weaver makes the case against presidential candidate Donald Trump’s controversial immigration plan. Excerpt: “Studies have shown that temporary foreign workers, both skilled and less-skilled, actually boost employment for American workers. An analysis by the American Continue Reading...

Minnesota businesses recognized for “doing well by doing good”

Fortune recently released its first-ever “Change the World” list, recognizing companies that are “doing well by doing good.” The list is intended “to shine a spotlight on instances where companies are doing good as part of their profit-making strategy, and to shed new light on the power of capitalism to improve Continue Reading...

CenturyLink and the Minnesota Business Partnership announce 2015 Teachers and Technology grant program winners

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced the winners of the CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant program. The program, administered by the Minnesota Business Partnership, awards grants to schools in CenturyLink’s local service areas on behalf of teachers who have developed specific plans to Continue Reading...