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Video | December 18, 2014
Featuring Goldie Hawn, Academy Award-winning actress, producer, author, child advocate and philanthropist. Ms. Hawn speaks about her ground-breaking MindUP™ program, the result of 10 years of... Read More
Blog Post | December 18, 2014 | Alice Lee
Above, watch the full discussion on the future of work in the sharing economy. From Uber’s ride-sharing to Taskrabbit’s services ranging from gift-wrapping to dog-walking, the sharing economy... Read More
Economic Opportunities Program
Skills for America’s Future has successfully helped create and expand partnerships between more than 40 employers and 230 community colleges across the country to help build a skilled American... Read More
Economic Opportunities Program
Effective partnerships benefit community colleges, businesses, and students.Skills for America’s Future is building partnerships for a skilled American workforce. There are many employers that have... Read More
Economic Opportunities Program
News2013"Collaborating to Produce an American Workforce with In-Demand Skills", Huffington Post, April 18Skills for America’s Future” Nick Pinchuk, Huffington Post, November 11"... Read More
Economic Opportunities Program
Problem: The Skills Mismatch60 percent of employers report that candidates applying for jobs lack the necessary skills to fill available positions. There is often a mismatch between the training and... Read More
Economic Opportunities Program
Skills for America's Future (SAF) is an employer-led policy initiative of the Economic Opportunities Program at the Aspen Institute. Read More
Citizenship in the American and Global Polity an interdisciplinary seminar for college and university faculty July 18-24, 2015 Aspen Institute-Wye River CampusQueenstown, MarylandApply Now Table... Read More