There was once a time when Information Technology (IT) recruiters in Virginia could post job listings and receive abundant responses from well-qualified candidates. Throughout the last few years, however, drastic changes have plagued this industry and many others.
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As a father of two young girls, part of my job is to instill confidence in their abilities throughout childhood by assuring them “anything a boy can do, a girl can do better.” Well, one important area where girls not only match boys’ abilities, but exceed them, is in technology and engineering.
Local chambers take great strides to create partnerships between businesses and schools, providing exposure to careers and a lasting connection among collaborators.
NEW YORK — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today received a STEM Education Leadership Award. The award, presented by Nasdaq and EverFi, recognizes the U.S. Chamber Foundation’s significant efforts to improve STEM education and career readiness for students across North America.
In December 2015, Congress passed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), returning power back to the states for the creation of their education accountability systems.
Houston’s petrochemical sector has an increased demand for qualified and skilled workers due to capital expansions and a retiring Boomer generation.
Like many modern businesses, the rapidly growing energy sector in Michigan requires an evolving list of skills and abilities from its employees.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has partnered with education technology provider EverFi to help students gain the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in an increasingly demanding and competitive workplace.