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Growing a Mississippi tech hub, creating job opportunities

Three years ago, when Nashlie Sephus, Ph.D., created her nonprofit The Bean Path in her hometown of Jackson, Mississippi, she might not have been...

Let’s talk about work

Introduction America’s workforce is undergoing unprecedented change. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and its associated impact on the labor market, workers and job...

#InvestInWork: Get America Back to Work

It’s been almost 18 months since the onset of the pandemic and today, millions of job seekers continue to look for their places in...

Back to Work: Career advancement in nursing, battery recycling, and manufacturing

New jobless claims increased the week ending June 12 to 412,000, according to the Department of Labor, ending six weeks of decreases. The anticipated...

Back to Work: Opportunities include cosmetics manufacturing, quantum research, and esports

New weekly jobless claims dropped for the sixth week in a row, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. The number of new claims...

Back to Work: Summer jobs for high schoolers, work in battery...

New weekly jobless claims have dropped again to a pandemic-era low, according to the Department of Labor. Claims for the week ending April 17...

The nation’s largest nonprofit jobs trainer is a household name

You may have browsed the aisles of your local Goodwill store in hopes of finding the perfect gently-used sofa for your apartment, or maybe...

A new year. The right path. A lot of work ahead.

The COVID-19 pandemic has left millions of Americans struggling to find a job. It also has made us take a hard look at the...

Back to Work: New job programs designed to help members of...

As 2020 draws to a close, there are 10.7 million unemployed U.S. workers. Surges in cases of COVID-19 and increases in hospitalizations have led...

Thoughts on 2020, our workforce, and talent development from our WorkingNation...

As we prepare to turn the page on what has been for many people a very challenging year, we would like to take a...