Plymouth chamber launches young professionals group

November 10, 2010 – The Plymouth Regional Chamber of Commerce has formed a young professionals network, bringing the total of such groups in New Hampshire to 10. The chamber said the newly formed Central New Hampshire Young Professionals Group will serve as a vehicle for young professionals in central New Hampshire to network socially, support professional […]

Stay Work Play Launches Web Site at Gala Party

October 11, 2010 – At their “sold out” launch party at Boynton’s Taproom last week, Stay Work Play officially launched their website with help from New Hampshire’s Super Secret Project, event sponsor Citizens Bank, Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas, and attendees including young professionals and leaders from across the state. The event, also a kickoff to a […]

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Job initiative seeks to retain young professionals

October 10, 2010 – By GEORGE PELLETIER MANCHESTER – After graduating from Dartmouth College in 2001, Brian Lavoie worked for a hedge fund in Connecticut for a year before returning to Nashua, where his family lives. “Honestly, at first, staying here wasn’t that important to me,” he said. “But when I left the company in Connecticut, […]

NH promotion to launch college tour

October 7, 2010 – MANCHESTER, N.H.—The creators of a music video that pokes fun at — and salutes — New Hampshire are helping kick off the next phase of an initiative designed to encourage more young workers to settle in the state. The Super Secret Project’s “New Hampshire State of Mind” video became a YouTube hit […]

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Q and A with: Stay Work Play’s Kate Luczko

September 24, 2010 – By Kathleen Callahan Canterbury native Kate Luczko is project manager at New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility, and since May has also served as executive director of Stay Work Play, a statewide nonprofit that evolved out of the governor’s task force to encourage young people to remain in the state after graduation. […]

Stay Work Play to Hold Website Launch Party as Kickoff Event to Fall College Campus Tour – Super Secret Project to perform “Granite State of Mind” at event

September 14, 2010 – New Hampshire’s Super Secret Project will help Stay Work Play, Inc. kick off their website launch party and college tour, sponsored by Citizens Bank. The event, which is free to the public, will be held at Boynton’s Taproom in Manchester on Thursday, October 7, 2010. The kickoff event will feature a live performance of […]

Young workers key to the state’s future

Manchester, NH – It should come as a surprise to no one that retaining young workers is critical to the future health of any state economy. Just ask any business executive looking to assemble an educated work force to keep his or her company vibrant and profitable. During the past few years, the governor’s office and […]