Highest Number of NIMS Credentials Awarded to Prepare for Manufacturing Jobs
National Network member association, National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), awarded a record number of credentials in 2015 to individuals seeking to enter into or advance in manufacturing jobs – increasing their U.S. credentialing by 20% from 2014.
Dane Linn: Building The Workforce Of Tomorrow — Business Leaders Stepping Up
By creating new ways of learning and working, we not only can close the skills gap — but unlock the economy’s growth potential.
CEOs tackle skills gap in schools, workplaces and beyond
Dane Linn, Vice President for Business Roundtable, overseeing the Education & Workforce Committee, discusses the efforts three CEOs are making to close the skills gap in America.
December 14, 2015:
A look at this week’s top news surrounding workforce development.
Dow Chemical: Moving Veterans into the Jobs of Tomorrow
Dow Chemical is working to close the skills gap by reskilling returning military veterans and partnering with colleges to upgrade their curricula, helping build a pipeline of advanced manufacturing talent.
Workforce Development Institute (WDI) in Newport Beach, CA
AACC’s WDI 2017 continues to be a pre-eminent opportunity for in-depth exchanges and networking for economic and workforce leaders at community colleges and their partners. The WDI 2017 theme is “Inspiring Innovation.”
National Skills Coalition Skills Summit in Washington DC
The 2017 Skills Summit is at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. with plenaries and content-rich sessions. The plenaries and concurrent sessions will elevate opportunities to advance a national skills agenda through a range of federal policies, including work-based learning, public assistance, higher education, immigration, funding, and infrastructure.
NAWB Annual Forum in Washington DC
The premier event where workforce development professionals and leaders in business, government, labor, and education gather to gain insights into the current state of our nation’s workforce system and consider the goals and policy framework affecting the future of human capital development.
NCRC Annual Conference in Washington DC
NCRC’s Annual Conference is one of the nation’s largest gatherings of community nonprofits, policymakers, government officials, small businesses, banks, and academia, all coming together to create a just economy.