"All the net job creation in this country comes from young startups, not from small business, not from big business—the Fortune 500 companies—it's these young, fast growing startups. If you want to create jobs around the country, you've got to back the startups around the country, not just on the coast." - Steve Case on MSNBC's Morning Joe Last year, 80%...
Young, Black and Gifted As more jobs are automated, globalized, or require more education than they once did, a bet that has always been considered very risky—creating your own job by starting a business—is starting to look like a safer path to a secure future. Henry Rock, executive director and founder of City Startup Labs, an entrepreneur’s academy based in Charlotte,...
"With the largest ever population of older adults seeking to age in place—a large majority of them living in metropolitan areas—we all have a stake in improving our cities for this generation and the generations ahead." - Paul Irving, Chairman of the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging. As Baby Boomers age out of the workplace, communities are being...
"There's a solution to the equal-pay problem: getting female workers into well-paying jobs in construction and engineering. All it takes is the right kind of training." That's the finding behind a recent study, commissioned by JPMorgan Chase & Co., and the practical goal behind Women Working in NonTraditional Employment Roles (WINTER), an independent nonprofit organization who is working to bridge the wage...
Eastern Kentucky may be 2,500 miles from Silicon Valley, but this region of Appalachia is working hard to transform its workforce for today's digital economy. Dubbed “Silicon Holler,” the area is serving as a model for other economically depressed communities to support training for next generation jobs. And a couple of congressmen are reaching across the aisle and the country to help the transformation. Back in...
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