Business and Education Must Work Better Together

The apprenticeship model is making a comeback.

As chair of the Workforce and Talent Development Board for the state of Oregon, I understand the importance of improved alignment between the workforce needs of our business community and the talent development that our education and training system provides. In the midst of this record-setting economic growth period, businesses are frustrated with the tight labor market and the level of skills of workers.

Source: Oregon Business – Opinion: Business and Education Must Work Better Together