Home Tags Skills

Tag: skills

Martha Kanter on building students’ motivation, confidence, and skills

Martha Kanter explains the importance of building students' motivation, confidence, and skills. Martha is Executive Director of College Promise Campaign, a national nonpartisan initiative to increase...

Programmed learning can ease the fear of acquiring new skills

We all know that to adapt to the changing workforce, we are constantly going to need to learn new skills. However, if you’ve been...

Change the world and the work of the future with MIT...

With so much media coverage of the problems afflicting the American workforce in a rapidly-changing economy, amplifying solutions that bring workers into new jobs...

Side projects that will enhance your coding skills

In her Starting Out In Tech series, WorkingNation Associate Producer & Project Manager Jaimie Stevens shares her insight on what it takes to succeed in learning...

U.S. Chamber Foundation’s new curriculum is a road map to close...

Businesses feeling the pinch of the skills gap can take charge of workforce development with a comprehensive strategic plan unveiled Monday by the U.S....

Federal Reserve: A lack of workers is stifling employment growth

A tight labor market and a shortage of workers are slowing employment growth across many industries, especially in manufacturing and construction, according to the...

Age discrimination increasing as the pre-internet generation is denied skilled jobs

As mid-career workers struggle to re-skill, it's likely they are facing an additional barrier to employment, their age. Leading questions on job applications may be...