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Indy Alters Plans for Downtown Hotels
The city of Indianapolis has announced plans to change the framework for a major project in downtown Indy that has sparked controversy. The $120 million project, announced in October 2018, calls for an expansion of the Indiana Convention Center and two new hotels at Pan Am Plaza, which would add about 1,400 rooms. The project has drawn criticism from a group of hoteliers, who have expressed concern of a potential oversaturation in downtown Indy. Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett issued...
Munster Teen With 2 Patents & Forbes Ranking, Earns Governor STEM Award
A quick glance at Annie Ostojic’s Facebook page is evidence that she isn’t your average teenager—it sings of impressive scientific conquests: pictures of her when she was named to Forbes 30 Under 30 (when she was only 15), World’s 50 Smartest Teens, and shows Ostojic under the spotlight, presenting centerstage at national conferences.
Bicentennial Legacy Projects Hit Milestone
After setting an initial goal of 200, the Indiana Bicentennial Commission has approved the 1,000th bicentennial legacy project. The projects aim to encourage Hoosiers to come together and celebrate the state's bicentennial on local, regional and statewide levels.
'Bison-tennial' Celebration Roams On
With just over two months remaining until the state's 200th birthday, unique tributes continue to pop up throughout the state. One is the Bison-tennial Art Project, which involves life-size fiberglass bison statues soon-to-be displayed in 92 counties. The creatures once roamed parts of southern Indiana, where parts of the so-called Buffalo Trace helped create a course for settlers moving to Indiana and beyond.
5 Important Ways Great Leaders Earn Trust And Respect
Difficult to earn and easily lost, trust and respect are two of the most important characteristics of great leadership. Workers look to their leaders for guidance and behavioral cues that influence the way they react to a given situation. So, the trust a workforce has for the people in charge greatly impacts productivity. In fact, according to the 2017 Society for Human Resource Management Employee Job Satisfaction and Engagement Report, 61 percent of employees said...