Center for Education and Workforce

  • Talent Pipeline Management
    Talent Pipeline Management in Illinois

    Talent Pipeline Management

    Heard about Talent Pipeline Management (TPM) and wondering what it's all about? This one-pager explains how business is helping grow demand-driven talent across the country.
  • Bridging the Soft Skills Gap
    Bridging the Soft Skills Gap

    Bridging the Soft Skills Gap

    Despite U.S. high school graduation rates reaching all-time highs, employers report that applicants lack the basic soft skills needed to succeed in the workforce. Closing the gap requires collaboration between business and education at the local level.
  • The Opportunity Project
    The Opportunity Project

    The Opportunity Project

    A white paper that calls on business, workers, and government to embrace the new economy, analyze the challenges we face, and identify the roles and the solutions that will lead to a path forward to manage risk and help us thrive.

The Center for Education and Workforce mobilizes the business community to be more engaged partners, challenge the status quo, and move education and workforce initiatives forward that will fuel economic success.