Q&A with Aneela Idnani Kumar, who turned a bad habit into a Minnesota Cup-winning idea
11 Jan 2019
Aneela Idnani Kumar’s pursuit of product to help address her own mental health disorder is today the foundation for HabitAware, a startup that recently won the grand prize in the Minnesota Cup business-idea competition.
Cargill’s beef plant in Schuyler, Nebraska recently welcomed a new co-worker: a remote-controlled, two-armed, bag-waving robot cowboy some are calling R2DMoo. The silly-sounding robot serves a serious purpose: keeping employees safe. The average bovine that moves through Cargill’s beef plant can weigh up to three quarters of a ton, and th...
Jan 7 2019
Bricks-and-mortar stores have been struggling nationwide in recent years, but retail jobs are still growing in central Minnesota. Retail employment and businesses in the area grew at a faster pace than any other Minnesota region in 2017, according to a story by Luke Greiner in Trends magazine. Altogether, the region had jus...
With record low unemployment, more and more employers are feeling the laborforce crunch, but one group of job seekers may be overlooked – disabled veterans. To raise employer awareness of this labor source and lower perceived barriers to hiring disabled veterans, the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) has released their 2018 hiring guide. Continue to full article