All posts tagged "Skills Gap"

  • Building an Inclusive Workplace
    Workforce Development News – April 30, 2018

    This week: The Most Productive People Don’t Always Make the Best Managers, Hiring Difficulties across Industries and Location, U.S. Workers' Fears of Job Loss Rise Slightly, Building an Inclusive Workplace, Get People to Accept a Tough Decision,...

    • Posted April 30, 2018
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  • Manufacturing Jobs Are Still Pretty Good Jobs
    Workforce Development News – April 9, 2018

    This week: Measuring and Closing the Skills Gap, Customer Retention Strategies that Work, Middle-Class Families Increasingly Look to Community Colleges, Manufacturing Jobs Are Still Pretty Good Jobs, Improve Operations Without Sacrificing Worker Safety, St. Louis LinkedIn Workforce...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • New Rules of Talent Management
    Workforce Development News – March 19, 2018

    This week: Make Meetings Actually Worthwhile, How Big is the Skills Gap?, Most Expensive Mistake Leaders Can Make, Look at Gender Gains and Gaps, What It Really Means to Be Overqualified, New Rules of Talent Management, Pre-Interview...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Robots and Jobs
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 12, 2018

    This week: Questions to Ask Someone Other Than “What Do You Do?”, Most Workers Unafraid of Losing Their Jobs to Robots, There’s Opportunity to Close Skills Gap, LinkedIn Workforce Report February 2018, America’s Poor Subsidize Wealthier Consumers,...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Middle-Skill Workers Are in Demand
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 5, 2018

    This week: Reasons to Boost Women’s Work, More Women in the Workforce, Avoid Common Mistakes in Change Management, Middle-Skill Workers Are in Demand, Skilled Tradespeople Can Power Small Business Growth, LinkedIn St. Louis Workforce Report, Why Higher...

    • Posted February 5, 2018
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  • The Future of Work
    Workforce Development News – Dec. 4, 2017

    This week: Ways The U.S. Workforce has Changed Since The Great Recession, What The Future of Work Will Mean for Jobs-Skills-Wages, New Frontiers for Apprenticeships, Manager's Role in Employee Well-Being, First Step to Fixing U.S. Manufacturing, Colleges...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
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  • U.S. Needs More Tradespeople
    Workforce Development News – Nov. 27, 2017

    This week: U.S. Needs More Tradespeople, Get Honest Critical Feedback from Your Employees, U.S. Economy in a Snapshot, Key to Better Cybersecurity: Keep Employee Rules Simple, Things You Should Always Include in Your Interview Thank-you Note, 6...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
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  • Teach Employees Skills They Don’t Know They Lack
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 2, 2017

    This week: Prioritize the Skills to Learn Right Now, Performance Reviews That Actually Inspire Employees, Facts About Wage Growth, Career Advice to Enter a STEM-Related Field, Opportunity for Growth and Economic Inculsion, Teach Employees Skills They Don’t...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • "Investing in America's Workforce" by Stuart Andreason
    Video: “Investing in America’s Workforce” by Stuart Andreason

    Stuart Andreason, Director of Workforce Development, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, presented the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce keynote, "Investing in America's Workforce." Stuart discussed the Federal Reserve System and its involvement in workforce and community...

    • Posted September 14, 2017
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  • 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report Presentation by Alan Spell
    Video: 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report Presentation by Alan Spell

    Alan Spell, Research Manager at the Missouri Department of Economic Development (MERIC), presents the findings of the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report. Alan summarizes our new research on the St. Louis economy, including an analysis...

    • Posted September 7, 2017
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