Posts Tagged ‘Upskill’

The Vice President Speaks at the White House Upskill Summit

Vice President Biden speaks at the White House Upskill Summit to discuss how we can provide a pathway for entry- and mid-level workers to upgrade their careers. April 24, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news- -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost […]

What They’re Saying: Businesses are Ready to Join the President to UpSkill America

In his State of the Union address and again at Boise State days later, the President called on more employers to adopt or expand measures to help workers gain the skills and credentials to advance into better paying jobs – including by expanding registered apprenticeships, increasing uptake of tuition benefit programs that pay for a […]

Upskill America: The President’s Plan to Help Hardworking Americans Earn Higher-Paying Jobs

Watch on YouTube Yesterday, President Obama traveled to Boise State University in Idaho — his first time in the Gem State. Here's why:  For six years, President Obama and the American people have been working hard to lay a new, stronger foundation for our economy — one that's based on what works: middle-class economics. That […]

Upskill America: Creating Pathways to the Middle-Class

This week, the President visited Los Angeles Trade Technical College to deliver a clear message: we need to train more hard-working Americans to fill the jobs our businesses are creating. The President explained: I’m here for every American who works their tail off; who does everything right; who believes in the American Dream and just […]