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  • Monday, April 20, 2015 2:28 PM
    A lawsuit filed by seven former employees of Wells Fargo & Co. alleges the company violated the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by firing the workers, each of whom is black, after background checks revealed past criminal convictions, The Des Moines Register reported. 

  • Monday, April 20, 2015 2:27 PM
    Des Moines Area Community College will begin accepting applications June 1 for an accelerated information technology certificate, with special outreach to women. 

  • Monday, April 20, 2015 2:25 PM
    A group of Dallas Center-Grimes residents has formed the Dallas Center-Grimes Education Foundation. 

  • Monday, April 20, 2015 9:45 AM
    The promise of America from one generation to the next is a simple one: After a lifetime of hard and rewarding work, Americans can expect to enjoy a secure retirement. But for a growing number of us, especially women, making good on that promise has become nearly impossible.  

    Monday, April 20, 2015 9:35 AM
    The Chrysalis Foundation's April Conversation luncheon will feature Jenne Fromm, cancer survivor and adventurer. 

    Monday, April 20, 2015 9:32 AM
    An analysis conducted by the National Partnership for Women & Families, released on Equal Pay Day (April 14), shows the damage Iowa's gender-based wage gap is doing to families and the state economy. 

  • Sara Kurovski
    Monday, April 20, 2015 9:28 AM
    No one prepared or explained to me how one of the most essential things for a wife and mother who also wants a great career is having a truly equal partner. We all receive some form of "success checklist": undergraduate degree, internships, volunteering, master's degree, read a long list of business and leadership books, learn a new language, exercise, pray -- the list goes on and on. Not until recently has a greater emphasis been placed on the importance of an equal partnership at home as a way to encourage success. 

  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 2:30 PM
    Holmes Murphy & Associates Inc. announced that Dr. Tim Church, a leading physician in exercise and obesity research, will deliver the opening keynote address at this year's Iowa Employment Conference on April 22 in Des Moines. 

  • Monday, April 13, 2015 10:28 AM
    A Belmond, Iowa, couple has established an endowed president and CEO position for the Iowa State University Alumni Association.  

  • Jazzed about the community
    Friday, April 10, 2015 6:00 AM
    “I think from the beginning, thanks to conversations that I had with Bill Knapp and others, I got the strong message that Drake needed to pay more attention to Des Moines,” 

  • Thursday, April 09, 2015 3:01 PM
    The Society for Human Resource Management and the Families and Work Institute have released a new toolkit to help employers add workplace flexibility to an industry often considered inflexible - manufacturing. 

  • Thursday, April 09, 2015 11:15 AM
    Bill McKibben, an author and environmental activist who has written extensively about climate change, will speak at Grinnell College's commencement exercises May 18. 

  • Thursday, April 09, 2015 11:12 AM
    Mercy College of Health Sciences announced Wednesday that it has received an alumna gift of $426,772 from the estate of G. Frances Shiltz Weieneth to establish an endowed scholarship for the benefit of a nursing student. 

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 3:24 PM
    AIB College of Business has laid off 17 of its 80 full-time staff members, effective June 8, the college announced Tuesday. 

  • A Closer Look: Tom Rice
    Friday, April 03, 2015 6:00 AM

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