Encouraging Academic Excellence
November 10, 2016
Children today are growing up surrounded by technology. It only makes sense that technology should be a part of their classroom experience. Educators across America are taking measures to increase interactivity with students and enhance teaching styles with the internet and apps that allow children to learn at their own pace.
Skilled Labor in America
October 12, 2016
As more and more baby-boomers are approaching retirement age, the need for skilled labor workers will increase to replace them. To meet this growing need, the Alliance introduced the Career Education Grant Program in 2012, further expanding its support of higher education in America.
College Scholarships Awarded For 2016
August 4, 2016
The Alliance Scholarship Program was started in 1996 to help Alliance Member families meet the costs associated with college attendance - the tuition, books, fees and equipment that students require. This year's awards of $58,000 to 46 outstanding students raises the total scholarship awards to well over $2.6 million, serving more than 1,800 college students over the past twenty years.
Vacations Are Good for Your Health
June 8, 2016
Vacations allow your overworked body and mind to escape and unwind. A retreat from a hectic work schedule improves your health by reducing stress and refreshing the senses. Clarity and rejuvenation will follow from your time away from the office and doldrums of everyday life.
Could Your Business Survive a Disaster?
May 4, 2016
While no one wants to think about how a major disaster might affect their business, the cruel facts are that it happens to entrepreneurs every day. No disaster plan can prepare you for every contingent, but a little foresight and planning can make the difference between being able to survive or drowning in confusion and crisis. Here are five tips to making sure your business can make it through.
4 Things You Can Do To Feel Better - Live Longer
March 9, 2016
Small changes can make a big difference, especially when it comes to your health and well-being. Rather than enduring another fad diet or making a long-term commitment to a gym membership, here are four small things you can start doing today. Each one will contribute to a healthier you in the years to come.
7 Steps to Get Your Personal Finances in Shape
January 6, 2016
Practicing fiscal fitness is a little like going to the gym to get your body in better shape. You have to be committed, establish a routine, and track your progress. If you are determined to save more this year, now's a good time to evaluate your household finances and find out where you're wasting your hard earned dollars. These seven steps will get you on the road to becoming more fiscally fit.