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30 Day Delay for OSHA Crane Operator Certification


The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has extended the deadline for the crane operator certification requirement to take effect thirty (30) days after the original deadline of November 10, 2018. The new deadline for all crane operators to be certified is December 9, 2018. Read More »

ISA-UK Members Receive Immediate Benefits


Members of ISA-UK, powered by British Sign and Graphics Association, will see immediate benefits from the newly forged relationship, ISA president and CEO Lori Anderson announced today. Anderson made the announcement as part of the British Sign Awards held in Leicester, England. Read More »

6 New Online Learning Courses


With these new courses, you can now earn a digital badge upon completion of one of 68 courses from 9 different learning tracks through ISA's online learning. Read More »

Sign Manufacturing Day 2018 Proves Successful


Students say they are more likely to consider a career in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry after participating in ISA Sign Manufacturing Day 2018. Companies say the event was exciting for current employees and provided an important relationship with local educators. Read More »

ISA Elite 2018 Meet for Leadership Conference


The 2018 Class of the ISA Elite program gathered at ISA's offices in Alexandria, VA this week or a two day fall leadership retreat where they reviewed and discussed leadership styles. Each participant analyzed their own leadership style and left with a tangible action plan to grow and develop as strong leaders in the industry. Read More »

After 75 Years, Signs Still Mean Business


This year, the International Sign Association (ISA) celebrates the 75th anniversary since its founding. This has been 75 years of constant change, and we are honored that ISA and ISA Sign Expo continue to provide you with the resources you need to build your business. Read More »

Summa acquires CadCam Technology


Summa and CadCam Technology, an expert in innovative laser technologies for the textile industry, join forces through a merger of their businesses. Read More »

Rev up Hiring with Skills Assessments


One of the most popular of the 15 available assessments is "21st Century Skills for Workplace Success." The assessment measures proficiency in math, writing, work ethic and teamwork – the critical mix of knowledge and soft skills that are crucial for success in today’s work environment. Read More »

New Look at Digital Wayfinding from SRF


Digital Wayfinding Trends: Lessons Learned from Museums, Healthcare, and Transit Experiences, written by Leslie Wolke, founder of MapWell Studio, explores how these organizations combine apps, indoor location technology, and digital and static signage to guide visitors in and around their facilities. Read More »

Economic Report Forecasts Strong '18 and '19


The sign, graphics and visual communications industry is enjoying a strong 2018, thanks to an easing of uncertainty surrounding commodity prices and stronger U.S. economy. The stronger economy will continue to push the industry forward in 2019, according to the ISA Sign Industry Quarterly Report for the third quarter of 2018. Read More »