MN FutureWork Series Eleven


Minnesota FutureWork is a collection of articles highlighting current trends and news that impacts industry, the economy, and careers. These articles originate from various media journals throughout the country. Is There a Gender Wage Growth Gap? By Ellyn Terry Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta November 14, 2016 Turning qualifications into jobs The Economist January 12, … Continue reading MN FutureWork Series Eleven

MN FutureWork Series Ten


Minnesota FutureWork is a collection of articles highlighting current trends and news that impacts industry, the economy, and careers. These articles originate from various media journals throughout the country. Educational Needs of the Workforce By Steve Hine and Matt Bombyk Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development December 2016 The answer to America's working class job crisis is … Continue reading MN FutureWork Series Ten

Danny Sertich is a Young Entrepreneur With Big Dreams


Millennials are taking charge of their future very early on and they're being exposed to this through unique student organizations helping students connect their academic learning with real-world experiences. We spent time with one young entrepreneur to learn about his business venture and how he got started. Tell us who you are and what you … Continue reading Danny Sertich is a Young Entrepreneur With Big Dreams

An interview with Mike Lehn: A Champion for Strengthening Automotive Business Partnerships with Schools


Business/industry and education partnerships—when done right—can reap tremendous benefits for the students, for the business, and for the entire community. We sat down with Mike Lehn, a champion for strengthening automotive business partnerships, to find out why investing in these partnerships is a win-win situation for everyone. Tell us about your business/industry and what you … Continue reading An interview with Mike Lehn: A Champion for Strengthening Automotive Business Partnerships with Schools

MN FutureWork Series Nine


Job-to-Job Transitions in an Evolving Labor Market By Canyon Bosler and Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco November 14, 2016 Regional Talent Pipelines: Collaborating with Industry to Build Opportunities in Texas Dallas Federal Reserve December 2016 Career Tech Credentials in Health at Community Colleges Yield Sizeable Gains By Sarah Bohn, Shannon McConville, and … Continue reading MN FutureWork Series Nine

An interview with Shelli Sowles: Career and College Readiness Specialist


It's Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month in Minnesota. No better way to start it off than talking to Shelli Sowles, the 2017 National Career Guidance Award winner selected by The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE). The ACTE Excellence Awards recognize individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to CTE, programs that exemplify the … Continue reading An interview with Shelli Sowles: Career and College Readiness Specialist