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As work evolves, it presents various career and job challenges for different groups while also creating new opportunities to thrive. We invite you to explore these themes, issues, and potential solutions further.

The number of Americans filing for jobless benefits jumps to the highest level in 10 months
ASSOCIATED PRESS
June 13, 2024
Internships are drying up, especially in tech and finance
BLOOMBERG
June 13, 2024
Quit being a cynic at work. It’s holding you back
WALL STREET JOURNAL
June 13, 2024
Counting student parents in higher ed
INSIDE HIGHER ED
June 13, 2024
Poverty hits Black, Hispanic Chicagoans hardest, but education, jobs fix that
ILLINOIS POLICY
June 13, 2024
Report: Workers who are foreign born – and receiving English upskilling on the job – experience greater retention and career mobility
June 11, 2024
Opinion: To tackle the talent shortage, colleges must become ‘work experience’ brokers
May 29, 2024
Opinion: Rediscovering apprenticeships – An old school workforce strategy getting lots of love in a tech-driven economy
May 15, 2024
Report: A convening of rural higher education institutions aims to provide economic mobility for rural learners
April 23, 2024
Report: Americans are concerned about the affordability of postsecondary education
April 17, 2024

OVERHEARD

WorkingNation Overheard is an interview series that provides insider access to what CEOs, top educators, heads of nonprofits, and state and local leaders at major conferences around the country are saying about the future of education, the future of work, and the future of workers at large. 

OVERHEARD

WorkingNation Overheard is an interview series that provides insider access to what CEOs, top educators, heads of nonprofits, and state and local leaders at major conferences around the country are saying about the future of education, the future of work, and the future of workers at large.