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Ruan & Bobcat value Rise workers

Ruan & Bobcat value Rise workers

It wasn’t long after Todd Peterson started his new position as warehouse manager for Ruan’s Otsego facility in the spring of 2018, that he called Rise’s Sales Representative Nancy Hoff. He wanted to see if they could put a team of people from Rise to work.
Todd had worked at

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Mikros Engineering offers wide range of career opportunities

Mikros Engineering offers wide range of career opportunities

With Minnesota’s current unemployment rate hovering around three percent, businesses in all sectors often find it challenging to hire enough qualified workers to keep their operations running smoothly.
So that’s why Johnathan Milks, the Human Resources director at Mikros Engineering, Inc., says it exceptionally helpful when Rise’s Employment Consultant Amber

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Team lets Cummins employess know – ‘You’ve got mail!’

Team lets Cummins employess know – ‘You’ve got mail!’

Among the many things the mail delivery team at Cummins in Shoreview enjoys about their work are the excited reactions they get when they email or call a Cummins employee to let them know they have a package to pick up.
“Are you sure it’s for me – I never

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Employers, employees appreciate support from MEC

Employers, employees appreciate support from MEC

Established in 1996, the Minnesota Employment Center (MEC) provides employment support for people who are Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing. Over the past 20-plus years, we have supported hundreds of people successfully obtain and retain employment.
But what about the employer’s perspective? What is it like to partner with

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Nikki discovers better process for assembling Pentair parts

Nikki discovers better process for assembling Pentair parts

As one of the hard-working team members at Pentair’s production facility in New Brighton, Nikki gives it her best efforts every day to meet production and quality requirements.
But when assembling nozzles used in tractors proved to be an uncomfortable and sometimes painful process, Nikki figured out a different way

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THE SKY’S THE LIMIT AT LSG SKY CHEFS

THE SKY’S THE LIMIT AT LSG SKY CHEFS

Posted on Nov 29, 2016
 
WHEN NATOLI BULGA moved his family almost 8,000 miles from Ethiopia to Minnesota, his hopes were high and his dreams were big. He knew the transition to this new life would be challenging, but Natoli felt his family’s future would be brighter in the

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CUMMINS GRANT HELPS RELAUNCH KEN’S CAREER IN IT

CUMMINS GRANT HELPS RELAUNCH KEN’S CAREER IN IT

Posted on Aug 29, 2016
 
In the fast-paced, ever-changing world of IT (information technology), a few years can mean monumental advancements in systems, hardware, and software.
Having left the IT workforce for three years due to mental health issues, Ken Johnson found re-entering the workforce to be a real

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