Sunday, April 30, 2017


March 23, 2017

Ready for the future? • One Common Goal • Governor Bentley Announces "65 by 2025" Work Force Initiative • Americans Need Meaningful Jobs. Learning Beyond High School Is the Pathway to Getting One. • Alabama Leads U.S. States in Employee Engagement • Program Prepares High School Students to High-Skill Factory Jobs

Feb. 23, 2017

To compete with Silicon Valley for engineers, aerospace firms start recruitment in pre-kindergarten • GE Aviation building U.S. blueprint to industrialize CMCs • College-Business Partnerships Can Solve the Higher Education Affordability Crisis

Dec. 15, 2016

Study Finds Investing in Employee Higher Education Results in Cost Savings for Major Financial Services Company • Women Will Help Fill the Manufacturing Skills Gap • Educating Workforce, Keeping States Competitive • Closing the Gap Between College Career Services and Employers

Nov. 18, 2016

Here's How Employers are Gearing Up for U.S. Overtime Rules • How to Take Charge of Solving Your Manufacturing Skills Gap • Alabama Colleges Sign 'Reverse Transfer' Agreement with Public Universities • Internships: The Ultimate Return on Investment for Today's College Student

Oct. 11, 2016

Expanding Apprenticeships to Fill White-Collar Jobs • Preparing Workforce Important for Smart Manufacturing Transition • GE Scraps Employee Rating Scale as It Rethinks Annual Reviews • Companies are using Millennials to 'Reverse Mentor'

July 29, 2016

Back to School • Alabama Workforce Initiatives aim to Address Key Economic Development Issue • Manufacturing, Skilled Trades Jobs Among Hardest to Fill in 2025

July 5, 2016

Preparing for the jobs of tomorrow • How Manufacturers are Recruiting Millennials • Half of the High-Paying Jobs in America now Require this Skill: Coding

May 26, 2016

Summertime Challenge • Why Apprenticeships Could Make a Comeback in the U.S. • Alabama Apprenticeship Tax Credit Bill Approved • Alternatives to Silicon Valley With Better Weather Than Portland • Millions more workers will be eligible for overtime pay under new federal rule

April 27, 2016

Welcome • Huntsville beats Silicon Valley in list of 'Best Places for STEM Grads' • The Conversation About America's Skills Gap is Changing • Industrial Maintenance Talent Pipeline Development