Posts By: Elisabeth Handler

How Google’s future campus could be a game-changer for Silicon Valley

December 6, 2017 | In The News

Real estate website CURBED published an in-depth look at the proposed Google project in the Diridon Station area, and it’s possible impact on San Jose and Silicon Valley as a whole. “….a collection of land and former industrial lots in downtown San Jos…

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25 Ways to Attract a Student Talent Pipeline into Manufacturing

November 20, 2017 by Elisabeth Handler | Blog

By Alyssa Lynch, Superintendent of Metropolitan Education District Businesses are feeling the painful effects from the lack of well-trained people in the trades. There is a nationwide skills gap to fill 5.7 million job openings. Since the 1960s, vocational education pro…

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Diridon Area/Google Update – City of San Jose

November 3, 2017 | In The News

A detailed update and timeline of the process of negotiating, planning and building the Google project planned for San Jose’s Diridon Station Area is available. Once the fair market value land price has been agreed to with Santa Clara County and San Jose, the Cit…

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PBS News Hour Looks at San Jose and Google Project 11-2-17

November 3, 2017 | In The News

  For a report on huge companies and their impact on the cities they choose for their facilities, PBS’ NewsHour sent a crew to San Jose to talk with our Mayor and others, and tour the Diridon Station area. Our portion of the show is at the end of the segment.…

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