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Constructing a skilled worker pipeline

Three out of four construction companies will have job openings this year. Water and sewer construction projects, bridge and highway, schools and hospitals are...

The Last Mile: Highly-successful inmate jobs program expands to a fifth...

The Last Mile, the highly-successful inmate jobs program that provides computer coding and web development training to incarcerated individuals, has expanded to a fifth...

Skilled labor shortage highlights the need for career pathways to construction...

During the financial crisis and Great Recession of the late 2000s, the Department of Labor estimates that the construction industry lost 2.3 million jobs....

Metallica’s support of career and technical education goes to eleven

Pairing the shredding sounds of ...And Justice for All and Ride the Lightning with educating trades workers seems odd at first glance. Here's a solution...

I Want That Job: Welder

Want a job that can take you to the top of skyscrapers or out to sea working on an offshore oil rig? Become a...
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Delta College Fast Start™ programs ensure local talent is not for...

When The Dow Chemical Company needs workers at its Michigan Operations plants in Midland, they don’t have to wait long to have the skilled...

Harbor Freight Tools for Schools is putting tools back in students’...

With a broad swath of the nation's hard-working trade laborers entering retirement, it will be up to our career and technical education (CTE) providers...

Snap-on CEO Nick Pinchuk on reviving career and technical education

WorkingNation consultant and workforce reporter Ramona Schindelheim continues her series of interviews with America's top CEOs about solutions to closing the skills gap. This week,...

Huntington Ingalls Industries CEO Mike Petters on the value of apprenticeships

WorkingNation consultant and workforce reporter Ramona Schindelheim is the featured writer for October. Schindelheim interviewed CEOs from four of America's leading companies to get...