The recently-passed bill aims to boost the U.S. semiconductor industry by providing subsidies for new chip factories, R&D, and some workforce training.
A handful of high-profile researchers and commentators this week put the U.S. financial aid system under the microscope.
The Biden administration's new Talent Pipeline Challenge focuses on training workers for good jobs in the broadband, construction, and electric vehicle sectors.
‘Good Jobs Challenge’ puts up $500M to focus local leaders, colleges, employers on training and wraparound supports
The new federal program emphasizes cross-sector collaborations and wraparound supports—aiming to ensure training programs are both accessible and aligned with good jobs in local markets.
Jon Schnur, CEO of America Achieves, takes questions from Work Shift on why Congressional leaders should make major workforce investments—and whether the proposal might become a reality.