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California expands successful apprenticeship program

The search for skilled labor is an enduring one, especially in the so-called “middle skills” jobs that require an education beyond high school but...

Weekly Changemaker: Carmen Tapio

This week, WorkingNation's #WeeklyChangemaker is Carmen Tapio, the president & CEO of North End Teleservices. In partnership with the Omaha Economic Development Corp., Carmen created...

Disruption and innovation in the school-to-career model

The world of work is changing at a pace that we have never seen before and nobody feels that more than business. Keeping up with...

I Want That Job: Power line technician

Jacob Wageman served in the Marines for nine years. Upon being discharged, he was unsure of what he wanted to do. However, he soon...

Extending the ripple effects of leadership development

Good leaders analyze and tackle problems, inspire and motivate others, build relationships, and foster collaboration in pursuit of their goals. But their impacts can...

Creating more job opportunities for underserved communities

While the headline unemployment rate is low, underemployment rates are not. At the same time, almost half of all employers — 46 percent —...

Manufacturers promise to train nearly 1.2 million workers

At a White House ceremony on Thursday, President Trump celebrated the one-year anniversary of an initiative to spur job training by companies, gaining a...

Bilger CNBC Op-Ed: Creating a career path for underserved communities

As automation and AI technologies continue to reshape the make-up of the workforce, more and more current workers and job seekers are going back...

Women in Tech: Cultivating Diversity

It seems as though the world experiences a new technological advance every other day. But despite this ongoing revolution, and the jobs it generates,...

Tech apprenticeship coalition to make workers ‘tomorrow ready’

Apprenticeships are breaking free from tradition and into new areas where the careers of the future are: in technology and tech-adjacent industries. A new...