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Tech skills are still at a premium; These jobs are in...

Last week marked the 13th straight week that new unemployment insurance claims topped one million. 1.5 million first-time claims were filed across the country,...
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Free to succeed: The Last Mile trains the incarcerated to become...

Formerly incarcerated. It is a title that follows the check mark on the job application question “Have you been convicted of a criminal offense?” The...

Upskilling now gives you an advantage as the economy reopens

The warning has been out there for a few years: there is a growing mismatch between the skills that employers want and the skills...

TGR Foundation: A Tiger Woods Charity champions free online STEM education

As the nation's students settle into a remote learning mindset, at least for the near future, there are some amazing opportunities for kids—and teachers—to...

Returning medics often are unable to immediately translate their skills into...

More than 200,000 military men and women make the transition into civilian life each year. Unemployment among veterans is relatively low, but underemployment continues...

Could a common language solve the skills gap puzzle?

When it comes to effective job hunting, education and training, talent recruiting, and a city’s economic development, what is the most important common factor? It’s...

Closing the skills and gender gap in engineering

Today is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. In the United States today, there is a massive shortage of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)...

Google, AI, and a free up-skilling program

"Machine learning and artificial intelligence are having profound changes on the way that we work," says Andrew Dunckelman, Google.org's head of Education and Economic...

Making sense of the manufacturing skills gap

Despite strong employment numbers overall, the outlook for the manufacturing sector remains a mixed bag. In 2019, manufacturing jobs increased by 46,000, well below...

Coming back from a career break

If you're in your 40s or older, and you had a chance to live and work as if you were in your 20s again,...