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By Anna Brown The employment landscape in the U.
A new Pew Research Center surveyconducted in association with the Markle Foundation, and analysis of government data finds that employment in occupations requiring more education and training is on the rise, and many workers are realizing that retraining and upgrading their skills needs to be a lifetime commitment.
Here are six key takeaways on the state of American jobs: Employment in these jobs increased from 50 million to 65 million over the same time period. Wages have also increased more among jobs requiring higher social or analytical skills. An additional one-third say this would be important but not essential.
Those with the highest levels of education are the most likely to say this will be essential. Yet many are trying to do something about it: But more generally, Americans are somewhat skeptical about the value of a college degree in the job market: About three-quarters of U.
Republicans and independents who lean toward the Republican Party are particularly likely to place the emphasis on individuals, while Democrats and Democratic leaners are more likely to place the responsibility on public schools, colleges and the government.
Yet most workers are confident that their own jobs are secure: The public sees threats to workers from multiple fronts.
Workers see automation as less of a threat.The September/October issue previews state legislative elections and what voters will face on statewide ballot measures.
Also read about efforts to halt sexual harassment in . This research examines 43 aspects of job satisfaction and 37 factors directly related to employee engagement.
Among the topics explored are career development, relationships with management. Investors were nervous, since Alcoa had faltered with failed product lines. But O'Neill didn't talk about profit margins, revenue projections, or anything else that would be comforting to Wall.
Local Area I is comprised of 62 counties located in central and western Kansas. As required by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), the membership of the LWIB consists of representatives from business, education, rehabilitation services, public assistance agencies and public employment services.
The July issue looks at the modern state of federalism, independents in our political system, the legislative aftermath of school shootings, the role of internships in the statehouse and much more.
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