Tag: apprenticeships

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Shrink manufacturing skills gap with strong educational community relationships

November 8, 2016

Via: Manufacturing Matters

The U.S. manufacturing sector has shown steady growth in recent years. According to a 2014 study by Accenture and the Manufacturing Institute, more than 50% of companies reported plans to increase U.S.-based production by more than 5% in the next […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Beating the Drum for Apprenticeships

August 22, 2016

Via: Industry Week

Peter Feil sees apprenticeships not just as a way to fill skilled jobs in rural communities—he sees them as a savior for small towns. With Millennials more likely to relocate to urban areas than their generational predecessors, “anything we can do to […]