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Apprenticeships, entrepreneurs celebrated

November 09, 2017

The third annual National Apprenticeship week will be celebrated next week, with more than 700 activities planned across the country to showcase programs, facilities and apprentices. For those still interested in participating through an open house, skills competition, or other event, there is still time to register your event.

Later this month, National Entrepreneurs’ Day will be celebrated on Nov. 21. Earlier, the White House declared all of November entrepreneurship month with a statement focused on entrepreneurs’ need for regulatory relief and IP protections and expanding opportunities for women. Global Entrepreneurship Week will also be celebrated the week of Nov. 13-19, encompassing events and competitions in 160 countries and supported by a network of of more than 15,000 partner organizations.

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