The Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is reminding Hoosiers that all federal unemployment insurance (UI) benefit programs under the CARES Act will end on Sept. 4, 2021. The programs that will end are: Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC), which provides for an additional $300 weekly payment Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), which provides benefits for…

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By Allison Tunstall Lisa Daugherty, President & CEO of Center of Workforce Innovations (CWI), started her nonprofit career with a small organization that focused on serving children and adults with disabilities. But as she worked as the nonprofit’s marketing and development director, Daugherty was doing what she would do a few decades later at CWI.…

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By Larry Avila June 24, 2021 NIRPC lands national honors for research on how Region can grow, adapt to e-commerce expansion • Northwest Indiana Business Magazine Research into the expansion of e-commerce, how it was changed by the pandemic and the impact it has had on development and could have on future growth in Northwest…

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