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We need everybody off the bench

Technology is changing how we do our jobs and its having an impact on businesses big and small. There are more than seven million...

Manufacturing remains a route to a good job, yet for a...

Manufacturing used to be the crown jewel of the American economy. Massive factories in nearly every corner of the country created goods sought worldwide....

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...

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...

Reimagining retail jobs through upskilling and credentialing

Some of the biggest brands — iconic stores where you and your parents, perhaps even your grandparents, once shopped — have shuttered thousands of...

Slowing job growth confirms the worst and best-case scenarios for the...

The jobs report may have brought out more questions than answers about the general state of the U.S. economy. But the state of the...

The key to lifelong employability? Be a problem-solver

Clayton Christensen is one of the world’s experts on innovation and growth and has written many books on the topic of disruption. One of...

State governors want to create new wave of upward mobility

Rapid changes in technology, combined with other powerful factors, are disrupting the workforce. Jobs are changing; some are going away while new ones are created....

Art Bilger: Upskill now to access millions of job openings

The low U.S. unemployment rate may take the headlines, but WorkingNation's founder and CEO Art Bilger wants Americans to focus on a more immediate...

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...