The Goal.

Through input from employers & workforce, community, civic, labor & education leaders, CA is moving forward on strategies to build up economic resilience

The Problem.

Artificial intelligence, the rise of gig economy platforms and a new wave of automation will further change the future of work and the skill sets required to thrive in the workforce. Employers, workers and job seekers will all be impacted and must learn new skills to avoid being stranded.

FEATURED STORIES

May 16, 2018

Report: Can new technology help California’s workforce get future-ready?

Results from the ambitious Future of Work series on workers stranded by technology Read More »

Future Of Work Landing
April 25, 2018

California online community college announces first health care pathway

Partnership with labor union launches program to train much-needed medical workers Read More »

REPORTING

How community colleges aim to help California’s aspiring entrepreneurs in the new economy
April 18, 2019

How community colleges aim to help California’s aspiring entrepreneurs in the new economy

As the gig economy grows, technical skills combined with an entrepreneurial mindset increasingly important Read More »

California’s vast health care industry requires growing workforce pipeline
April 15, 2019

California’s vast health care industry requires growing workforce pipeline

Community colleges working on need for funding, faculty, employer engagement and more Read More »

Change is happening in Fresno schools and the workplace
April 03, 2019 by Deb Nankivell

Change is happening in Fresno schools and the workplace

How project-based learning can build a stronger workforce better than the sage on the stage Read More »

Economic dignity for all should drive California’s policy priorities
April 02, 2019 by Jonathan Hasak

Economic dignity for all should drive California’s policy priorities

Commentary: Job creation and training programs based this core value could better tackle economic inequality Read More »

Career seekers find the future of facility management in California is bright
March 22, 2019

Career seekers find the future of facility management in California is bright

College responds to demand in the sector as more workers retire, green standards take effect Read More »

Everything Counts: Soft skills increasingly vital for employers
March 21, 2019 by Deb Nankivell

Everything Counts: Soft skills increasingly vital for employers

Learning confidence, self-awareness and communication should be baked into career training Read More »

Crossing boundaries to create a life-ready workforce for California
March 14, 2019 by Deb Nankivell

Crossing boundaries to create a life-ready workforce for California

A successful career-track high school in the Central Valley is an example of transformational change Read More »

The Sound of Results
March 06, 2019

The Sound of Results

Students are becoming credentialed and qualified for jobs, finding career pathways they never knew existed Read More »

 1 2 3 >  Last ›