by Michael Codega, Solutions Consultant
By Kellie May, CIS Communications Intern
“Over the next decade nearly three and a half million manufacturing jobs likely need to be filled. The skills gap is expected to result in two million of those jobs going unfilled,” reads The Manufacturing Institute’s report The Skills Gap in U.S. Manufacturing.
Does this sound familiar?
“We struggle just to find good employees. When we do find them, we can’t keep them long enough to get them trained!”
Written by Tim Waldo and originally posted on his LinkedIn Blog
Recent Bureau of Labor Statistics reports indicate that the unemployment rate is 3 percent with Tennessee experiencing a monthly average job growth rate of 1.6 percent.
Written by Tim Waldo, UT CIS Workforce Development Consultant
Originally posted on https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/800000-missing-more-than-paychecks-tim-w…
Jobs matter. If you’ve ever been without one, you know the inescapable truth of this. The necessity of making a living obviously includes earning money, but being without a paycheck is only one aspect of the difficulties caused by being out of work.