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‘Keeping America’s Promise’ Town Hall on veteran employment

Note: This article was originally published on March 6, 2018. The value of the American veteran in the civilian working world is often overlooked. Raising...

Service year that comes with rewards

Last month, more than 3,000 young adults across the country made a year-long commitment to help K-12 students living in areas of concentrated poverty...

Cybersecurity is everyone’s problem, and a huge job opportunity

Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT. That’s the joint message from the federal government and the cybersecurity industry this October, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. The...

Maria S Salinas on matching workers to jobs

Maria S Salinas, president & CEO of the LA Area Chamber of Commerce, understands the value of the American worker and the need to...

Barbara Humpton on digital skills training in manufacturing

Siemens USA CEO Barbara Humpton discusses the transformation of the manufacturing industry from more mechanical, or analog, jobs to digital and the need for...

Mali Locke on power skills gap

Mali Locke, Director for Strategic Philanthropy at The Milken Institute, discusses the gap in soft skills at the Milken Global Conference 2019. Watch more of...

Millions of older adults are choosing work over retirement

Two decades ago, ten percent of Americans over the age of 65 skipped the traditional retirement age and kept working. Today, that number has...

Eliminating the barriers to meaningful employment and successful careers

For generations, a college education has been seen as the best path to a good job. The conventional wisdom has gone something like this:...

America’s desire to reskill is making online education cheaper

The “Queen of the Internet” has spoken. Each year at the annual Code Conference, Mary Meeker presents a look back — and a look forward...

States developing strategies to understand in-demand skills and connect workers

For the better part of a year, state governors and their workforce development teams have been gathering every few months to work on the...