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Throughout 2016, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce, led by President & CEO Jeannine La Prad, actively participated in the national Health Career Pathways Task Force. This task force was born out of the Health Career Pathways initiative launched by The White House in the Spring of 2016 as a mechanism to better align the talent needs of employers, on the demand side, with ...MORE
Corporation for a Skilled Workforce has long led efforts at the nexus of work and learning. This lens represents our comprehensive approach in supporting workforce development strategies that position individuals for sustainable careers that lead to economic security. One of the key strategies within work-based learning (WBL) is the use of registered apprenticeships. Historically, registered appre ...MORE
In support of Detroit’s commitment to exceptional leadership development experiences, CSW is pleased to have been awarded a grant from JPMorgan Chase to launch a Detroit Workforce System Leadership Development Academy.  The Academy will leverage and build on the expertise of leaders across the workforce ecosystem through an intensive 12-month learning program, led by local leaders and guest fac ...MORE
On September 1st, CSW Senior Fellow, Burke Murphy traveled to Tlaxcala, MX as a guest of the state, where she gave a presentation on regional competitiveness and clusterization. The Governor and Ministry of Tourism and Economic Development hosted a forum on the automotive industry cluster, which is a key driver of the economy of the state and the neighboring state of Puebla. Notably, Volkswagen ha ...MORE
This month, the White House announced the Obama Administration’s launch of the Health Career Pathways  initiative in partnership with Hope Street Group and the Advisory Board as part of the President’s broader agenda to create pathways to the middle-class and invest in job-driven training.   Corporation for a Skilled Workforce, along with Goodwill International Industries, N ...MORE