Skills news from around the world

Dec 14 How to train 2 million Americans for high-skilled jobs for free

“According to recently released Labor Department data, job openings in the United States topped 7 million for the first time […]

Dec 4 U.S. manufacturers struggling to find workers turning to high schools

LEOPOLD, Ind., Dec. 4 (UPI) — Across America, manufacturing companies in desperate need of skilled labor are turning to a previously […]

Nov 28 Manufacturers say their worker shortage is getting worse. Here’s why

“The National Association of Manufacturers is warning that 2.4 million manufacturing jobs could go unfilled between now and 2028, according […]

Nov 26 2018 skills gap in manufacturing study

2018 skills gap in manufacturing study “The Fourth Industrial Revolution is transforming the world of work through artificial intelligence, advanced […]

Nov 23 Titan Gilroy Says This Skilled Trade Can Fix A Lot Of Our Problems

“Titan Gilroy believes Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining is the pinnacle of manufacturing. He also sees it as a path […]

Nov 16 Here’s what a manufacturing skills gap of more than 2 million people will look like

“Unless manufacturers start exploring new strategies, they won’t be able to find enough people qualified to work in their specialized […]

Nov 8 The future of work won’t be about college degrees, it will be about job skills

According to the survey Freelancing in America 2018, released Wednesday, 93 percent of college-educated freelancers say their skill training is […]

Nov 6 LinkedIn 2018 Workplace Learning Report

“The short shelf life of skills and a tightening labor market are giving rise to a multitude of skill gaps. […]

Oct 21 Bridging the skills gap between employers and applicants focus of Work Ready Forsyth initiative

Bridging the skills gap between employers and applicants focus of Work Ready Forsyth initiative

Oct 19 #RethinkSchool: Creating Pathways and Closing the Skills Gap

#RethinkSchool: Creating Pathways and Closing the Skills Gap