Blog posts from September, 2013

State to Provide Grants Up to $500,000 Per Manufacturer for Workforce Training

September 05, 2013 by MAGNET Ohio

Have you been considering any of the following initiatives to improve your company’s growth and/or productivity? ·         Lean ·         Innovation engineering ·         Train the Trainer for structured OJT ·         Product and Process Value Engineering  (Concepts/Ideation) If so, NOW is the time for you to submit an application for the Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Voucher Program. Offered through the Ohio Development Services Agency, the program provides direct financial assistance to train or upgrade the skills of your workers, thereby improving your company’s processes and competitiveness  This training can take place at your facility, online or at a third party site.  Grant funding of 50% reimbursement, up to $500,000 is available through this program. Grant money received must be spent by June 30, 2014, so this is an IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITY for you to start and complete a training or education initiative at your company that will quickly and substantially benefit your operations and your bottom-line. If you’re interested in learning more about this program, MAGNET is willing to step you through the application process and provide the framework for a customized plan that meets your company’s specific needs to qualify. But you must act VERY SOON.  The pre-application process for these grants

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