We’re sending good vibes and best wishes to Emma Preuschl, U.S. Paralympic rower and Team USA Career Program participant, as she competes in the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Through the Team USA Career Program, Emma works as a dietitian at GE Aviation. Watch this video below about her role there and send her a shout out!
April 2, 2019
Addressing the skills gap in the labor market is a complex challenge that requires buy-in from several parties, including educational institutions such as high schools, universities and trade schools, job seekers themselves, and employers and businesses as well. Placing the burden of responsibility on educators alone isn’t a sustainable solution, though it is true that […] Read Article "How Businesses Can Help Close the Skills Gap"
January 28, 2019
Apprenticeships are a time-tested idea that is getting new life as employers seek better ways to develop and keep talent. In Italy where I grew up, and throughout much of Europe, apprenticeships have remained a staple of workforce development. In Switzerland, for example, 70% of high school graduates enter apprenticeships in “new-collar” fields such as IT, […] Read Article "Apprenticeship: Old Idea Offers New Opportunity"