Category: Knowledge & Research

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
Along with the Walmart Foundation and The Aspen Institute, we’re proud to announce the launch of Reimagine Retail, a new initiative to promote job quality and advancement for millions of retail workers nationwide.  The initiative is part of a $100 million, five-year commitment by Walmart and the Walmart Foundation to help increase the economic mobility of entry-level retail and service industry ...MORE
Along with the Walmart Foundation and The Aspen Institute, we’re proud to announce the launch of Reimagine Retail, a new initiative to promote job quality and advancement for millions of retail workers nationwide.  The initiative is part of a $100 million, five-year commitment by Walmart and the Walmart Foundation to help increase the economic mobility of entry-level retail and service industry ...MORE
Detroit’s Untapped Talent: Part 2
Detroit continues to be in the spotlight for its progress on issues that have long plagued the city. Over the past decade of working closely with key Detroit workforce providers and employers, and more recently with Mayor Duggan’s new Office of Workforce Development, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce has seen this turnaround first hand. For the last 10 years, CSW has partnered with workforce p ...MORE