Maine Compass: Students need to see in person what construction careers can offer

As the state faces a shortage of skilled workers, the Craft Championships, set for Nov. 17, can build enthusiasm for

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Apprenticeship: An answer to Minnesota’s skills gap

Across Minnesota, employers are worried about the shortage of job candidates with the necessary skills and abilities to enter high-demand

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​How Apple, Salesforce and Other “Platform” Companies Can Help Close the Skills Gap

The rise of the knowledge economy is driving a tectonic shift in the nature of work—and in the education ecosystem

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Getting Smart About Skills Transfer Could Solve the Skills Gap

A poor understanding of how job skills transfer among occupations—especially from occupations in decline to in-demand fields—is one of the

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It’s No Longer ‘College Or Bust’

Economists warn of a troubling, growing divide between two segments in the U.S.: those who will benefit from and be a part

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Bridging the Soft Skills Gap

Despite U.S. high school graduation rates reaching all-time highs, many employers are finding that recent graduates are unprepared to succeed

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