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Reskilling: The determinant factor in a successful life and career

The Internet Age is 25 years old and the changes it has catalyzed are hard to comprehend. In 1995, General Electric was the world’s...

Online business is more than e-commerce

As business owners large and small grapple with the important questions of how and when to reopen their brick-and-mortar operations, some businesses have found...

The economic impact of COVID-19 on an aging society

"COVID-19 has accelerated our arrival into the future. some of that is around technology and how we're living and working, but also it is...

The COVID-19 job market

There's been a seismic shift in the job market since mid-March. More than 38 million people have lost their jobs and applied for unemployment...

Job training for the most vulnerable workers

For older adults, there is much to be concerned about in connection with COVID-19. Not only are they at greater health risk from the...

Nursing students are being fast-tracked in response to COVID-19

No doubt our nation’s health care workers—nurses, doctors, and other medical professionals—are stretched beyond their limits. COVID-19 has highlighted a critical shortage of health care...

New college graduates face two hurdles—fewer job openings and experienced competition

The job market is challenging for all Americans. More than 33 million people have filed for first-time unemployment benefits over the past two months...

Data analytics: It’s not just a young person’s game

For the past few years, there's been a big demand for data analysts. Indeed reported in late 2018 that for every 1,000 job postings...

Training veterans for entrepreneurship, one dessert at a time

A Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit is helping service-disabled veterans transition back into civilian life through a training program based on the conviction that "no veteran,...

Coping with the mental stress of losing a job

COVID-19 is creating a lot of fear and uncertainty, not just around physical health, but mental health, too. Losing a job is much more than...