Spreading the word about solutions to the four variables — globalization, technology, longevity (people staying in the workforce longer), and education — that are and will continue to affect jobs at a rapid pace remains the goal of all of us at WorkingNation.

WN Founder Art Bilger recently appeared on Baltimore Public Radio’s WEAA to talk about our mission; the importance of federal lawmakers, especially President Trump, in speaking directly to the other issues outside of globalization that are affecting today’s workforce; addressing the skills gap issue; the balance between innovation and jobs, and how technology companies, such as Akamai Technologies, are helping to skill or re-train people through programs and internships as they advance their operations.

You can listen to Bilger’s full interview below: