October 19, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Workforce partnership between steel manufacturer, Inland Empire college shows real mettle

Public-private learning center training ready-made manufacturing workers for region earns Summit award Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit
October 18, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit

Check out more workforce development sessions added to big event next month Read More »

Elevate CA: Employee ownership is a better, cheaper, fairer economic development strategy
October 17, 2017 by Corey Rosen

Elevate CA: Employee ownership is a better, cheaper, fairer economic development strategy

Companies using employee ownership plans generate 2.5 percent more jobs per year Read More »

Elevate CA: Life experience shaped UC regent’s passion for expanding access to higher education
October 12, 2017 by Victor Abalos

Elevate CA: Life experience shaped UC regent’s passion for expanding access to higher education

Maria Anguiano aims to make a UC degree more affordable and valuable in 21st century economy Read More »

Modern water demands help irrigation technology program thrive at Central Valley college
October 12, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Modern water demands help irrigation technology program thrive at Central Valley college

Need for trained workforce expanded as need for water efficiency, innovation in agriculture also grew Read More »

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley
October 11, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley

Thousands of jobs created by defense contract will be filled thanks to public-private collaboration Read More »

Why California needs plan to rescue workers “stranded” by technology
October 11, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Why California needs plan to rescue workers “stranded” by technology

Those displaced by automation and other trends deserve a workforce strategy to meet market needs Read More »

Public Higher Education is California’s Engine of Social Mobility
October 10, 2017 by Janet Napolitano

Public Higher Education is California’s Engine of Social Mobility

A college education is a proven bridge to the middle class. Read More »

Elevate CA: Lift Up California Millennials With Higher Education
October 06, 2017 by Hannah Cranston

Elevate CA: Lift Up California Millennials With Higher Education

Student debt, high living costs sap generation's potential. Here's one way to invest in their success. Read More »

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award
October 05, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award

Winners will be in the spotlight next month to talk about engaging local employers in workforce development Read More »

Central Valley partnership readies underserved locals to fill construction workforce demand
October 04, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Central Valley partnership readies underserved locals to fill construction workforce demand

Pre-apprenticeship saves time and money by better preparing new workers to enter skilled labor pipeline Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Sneak a peek at workforce sessions at the 2017 Summit
October 04, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Sneak a peek at workforce sessions at the 2017 Summit

Blue and Green Economies and health care sectors in the spotlight at this year's gathering Read More »

Summit to Feature Gubernatorial Candidates, State Lawmakers and Top Higher Education Leaders
October 04, 2017

Summit to Feature Gubernatorial Candidates, State Lawmakers and Top Higher Education Leaders

Annual convening of business, civic, education and governmental leaders to focus on elevating Californians towards economic security Read More »

Report shows L.A. regional economy has a big gap in its workforce pipeline
October 03, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Report shows L.A. regional economy has a big gap in its workforce pipeline

Talent gap and an aging population are upping the demand for more workers in middle-skill, middle-income jobs Read More »

From Small Steps to Giant Leaps: What Must Come Next for the California Housing Agenda?
October 02, 2017 by Carol Galante and David Garcia

From Small Steps to Giant Leaps: What Must Come Next for the California Housing Agenda?

Momentum should be turned toward unresolved issues of California's housing crisis like the cost of production Read More »

California lawmakers take steps forward on housing
September 29, 2017 by David Garcia and Carol Galante

California lawmakers take steps forward on housing

A look at what housing bills passed by the Legislature will do Read More »

Elevate CA: More empowered workers needed to grow California’s middle class
September 27, 2017 by Elizabeth Sholes

Elevate CA: More empowered workers needed to grow California’s middle class

Worker ownership combined with more training can help even low-skill workers raise their economic status Read More »

Importance of Working Landscapes to California’s Economy and Climate Change
September 27, 2017 by Stephanie Larson and Adam Livingston

Importance of Working Landscapes to California’s Economy and Climate Change

Carbon-oriented management of land may offer owners an income opportunity while also helping to mitigate climate change Read More »

Elevate CA: Unions and private sector should work together to secure California’s economy
September 26, 2017 by Dave Regan

Elevate CA: Unions and private sector should work together to secure California’s economy

California has more than twice as many low-wage workers as union members Read More »

Elevate CA: How California’s Blue Economy can fuel middle-class jobs
September 21, 2017 by Rafael Castellanos

Elevate CA: How California’s Blue Economy can fuel middle-class jobs

San Diego's port is incubating businesses in Blue Tech industries Read More »

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