Are you afraid to make the leap into the middle-skills market because you don't have the funds to cover your education? Consider taking an apprenticeship, where you can earn a living while you learn skills to apply to your trade of choice. Think about it, the U.S. needs more workers to replace a retiring generation of plumbers, electricians, welders, and...
Mark Goulston, M.D. is WorkingNation's featured writer for July. He is an award-winning business psychiatrist, consultant for Fortune 500 companies and the best-selling author of seven books. His latest, Talking to Crazy: How to Deal with Irrational and Irresponsible People in your Life can be found on Amazon. This is the third of four articles from Dr. Goulston. Albert Einstein said, “Stay...
If you want to see a successful program of skills-based analysis connecting workers without college degrees to middle-skill careers, check out Skillful, a career guidance program currently underway in Colorado. This public-private venture from The Markle Foundation, LinkedIn, Microsoft and the state of Colorado takes mid-career workers without college degrees and puts them on the path to in-demand jobs in...
When it comes to creating jobs for the new economy, look toward community colleges to provide skilled workers to fill them, writes WorkingNation founder and CEO Art Bilger for CNBC. Bilger, a featured writer for the network's "America's Top States for Business" series, said states are taking another look at how their community colleges address the skills gap. By aligning with...
This is the second in WorkingNation's Do Something Awesome mini-documentary series. A potential public health crisis is developing across the United States and it is putting citizens at risk. As we go about our daily lives, we rely upon the police officer diverting traffic away from a crash, the firefighter who pulls the victim from the crumpled car to the paramedic...
SV #3 - Types of Apprenticeships That You Likely Don’t Know About
SV #10 - World Population Day
Do Something Awesome: Changing Lives, Saving Lives
SV #8 - What You Might Not Know About Job Loss
Do Something Awesome - Choosing A Path To Better Care
Unbound: Retraining the American Workforce
National Campaign Aims to Boost Investment in Tech Companies Across U.S.
Academy Helps Mentor Young, Black Men on Road to Entrepreneurship
Mike Rowe Testifies Before Congressional Subcommittee on Closing the Skills Gap
Past Presidents' Address to Congress on Jobs
Talent Pipeline Management: An Employer-Led Solution to Close the Skills Gap
Byron Auguste and I4J Friends - Missing Out on Talent (Matching Talent to Opportunity)
2015 Siemens Scholars: Jermaine Gaddis
Bill Maher on Coal Miners' Jobs and Retraining
Creating a Second Act for Seniors to Help Youth Thrive Through Mentorship
Trump Signs Executive Order on Regulations
WorkingNation: College Debt
Trump Meets Auto Executives at White House
Auto Executives Praise Trump After Meeting
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's Comments on Pipelines and Jobs
WorkingNation: Pair of Animators Draw a Positive Picture of the Future
Trump on Carrier, Outsourcing Jobs and Border Tax at 1/11 News Conference
WorkingNation Team Wishes All of You Happy Holidays!
WorkingNation: Part-Time Holiday Jobs
Wharton National Brand Conference
WorkingNation - Carrier Employee TJ Bray on CNN's "At This Hour"
Carrier Is Staying - TJ Still Needs A Plan
Team WorkingNation - Race Across America 2016
The Table - Episode Two
President Obama Press Conference
Richard Haas on Morning Joe
Generation Stories - Janeva (USA)
FutureWork: A Story of Yesterday & Today
FutureWork: The Olympics of Robotics
FutureWork: The Model of The Future
FutureWork - A Year Up
The Table - Episode 1
Slope of the Curve
WorkingNation - Big Lies Sizzle
WorkingNation - So Much Work To Do
WorkingNation - Trailer