The nation’s colleges and universities must do a better job of closing the growing divide between the education and skills of the American workforce and the needs of employers, according to a new U.S.
The Women’s Leadership Committee (WLC) offers its members a unique opportunity to grow and succeed both personally and professionally. Each member has demonstrated her leadership capability in her respective career choice, whether in the private, governmental or nonprofit realms. This group the
Last Thursday June 7th, the Center for Women in Business hosted a two-part event at the US Chamber of Commerce.
Women-owned businesses are the fastest growing segment of today’s economy, employing more than 13 million people and generating $1.9 trillion in sales. In fact, they are expected to generate more than half of the 9.72 million new small business jobs expected by 2018.
We started the lead-up to the June 19th release of our report, Leaders & Laggards: A State-by-State Report Card on Public Postsecondary Education, with a look at the skyrocketing costs and inefficiency of higher education in the blog “One Really Expensive Graduation Party.” The second part of the series went into more detail on one of the leading causes of that inefficiency