Monday, July 23, 2012

German Apprenticeship Model - A Solution for the U.S.?

Germany has created an apprenticeship model that some experts think could be a step toward lower unemployment of younger workers in the U.S. as well as a method of matching employer demand to the supply of skilled labor.  Click here for entire article.

Friday, July 13, 2012

Strategies for U.S. Manufacturing

An Industry Week article examines several recent strategies to revitalize and support manufacturing in the U.S.  The author states that experts have clearly indicated that a long term strategy is necessary, and questions whether those in Washington are listening.  Click here for entire article.