We need to fill ‘new collar’ jobs that employers demand: IBM’s Rometty
Today, leaders in business, government and across civil society in the U.S. and around the world are grappling with disruptive changes in technology, markets and society, changes that are having a major impact on economies and employment.
Building Your Workforce With Confidence
The Home Builders Institute (HBI) focuses on accomplishing its mission on a day-to-day basis, and in the process, they’re building careers and changing lives. They’re committed to seeing their students succeed by providing “training and placement of men and women serving the building industry”.
Apartment Buildings Get on the Energy Efficiency Train
Efforts are underway to address residential building energy use. In October, the National Network provided a grant to the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) that enabled it and the NAAEI to launch a micro-credential program aimed at apartment technical staffs.
Apprenticeshipalooza: Work-and-Learn Gets Big Boost
The U.S. Department of Labor recently selected three National Network members – AHIMA Foundation, NRAEF and NIMS – as partners in expanding apprenticeship opportunities across the United States.
Engaging Opportunity Youth: Grads of Life Taps Rich Talent Pool
We’re working with Grads of Life to facilitate the development of partnerships between employers in need of talent and workforce training providers, including non-profits and community colleges, who can help source and pre-train opportunity youth.