Navigation Links
Is America prepared to win the global skills race?

Alan Greenspan, chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank, is famous for, among other things, saying things no one understands (and sounding smart doing it). Recently however, he managed to speak quite plainly (by Greenspan standards) about the skills problem that now exists within the American workforce. Here's what the Fed chief said about it during his semi-annual repo......

Full article >>> Greenspan had to say about the solution:

"As I have noted on previous occasions, strengthening elementary and secondary schooling in the United States especially in the core disciplines of math, science, and written and verbal communications is one crucial element in avoiding such outcomes. We need to reduce the relative excess of lesser-skilled workers and enhance the number of skilled......

Full article >>> social support necessary to pursue new skills and career paths on their own.

Educational Institutions Few learning institutions have been able to ignore the skills problem, but despite a huge amount of attention and pressure, too many schools are still not equipping students to competitively vie for high-skill, high wage jobs once they enter the workforce. Many states have introduced st......

Full article >>> get="blank">Next Generation Consulting. He works at the intersection of people, business strategy, and information technology to help companies create a committed and high performance workforce. Tony can be reached at td@nextgenerationconsulting.com.

The opinions expressed herein or statements made in the above column are solely th......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Tony DiRomualdo 03/02/05


Related biology technology :

1. A disgusting video: U.S. companies sell out Americans
2. Northwestern Mutual, American Family make Computerworlds best IT workplaces
3. Brazilian bio-industry should impress American investors
4. DHC 2007: Without fuller IT adoption, health costs might drain Americas wealth
5. Silver linings in the cloud: Americas dearth of STEM students
6. CIO Leadership Series: Byrne Chapman, American Family Insurance
7. Metavante fires 180 North American workers
8. 300 millionth American no cause for eco-alarm
9. American Idol spurs music software
10. Healthcare software addresses "90 million" misclassified Americans
11. Technology and the "American" dream
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/27/2016)...  Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM ), a ... the development of innovative products and services, announced today ... States denied its petition to review decisions ... U.S. Patent No. 6,258,540 (",540 Patent") are not patent ... Supreme Court,s Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories decision.  ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... -- Liquid Biotech USA , Inc. ... Research Agreement with The University of Pennsylvania ("PENN") ... patients.  The funding will be used to assess ... outcomes in cancer patients undergoing a variety of ... to support the design of a therapeutic, decision-making ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Researchers at the Universita Politecnica delle Marche in ... peritoneal or pleural mesothelioma. Their findings are the subject of a new article on ... biomarkers are signposts in the blood, lung fluid or tissue of mesothelioma patients that ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... SPRING, Md. , June 23, 2016 A ... collected from the crime scene to track the criminal down. ... and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) uses DNA ... Sound far-fetched? It,s not. The ... genome sequencing to support investigations of foodborne illnesses. Put as ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/12/2016)... 12, 2016 WearablesResearch.com , a brand ... overview results from the Q1 wave of its quarterly ... was consumers, receptivity to a program where they would ... health insurance company. "We were surprised to ... Michael LaColla , CEO of Troubadour Research, "primarily ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 2016  Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision biometric ... Biometric Identification System (ABIS) , a complete system ... ABIS can process multiple complex biometric transactions with ... fingerprint, face or iris biometrics. It leverages the ... MegaMatcher Accelerator , which have been used ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 28, 2016 First quarter 2016:   ... compared with the first quarter of 2015 The gross ... M (loss: 18.8) and the operating margin was 40% (-13) ... Cash flow from operations was SEK 249.9 M (21.2) , ... is unchanged, SEK 7,000-8,500 M. The operating margin for ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):