The Soft Skills Gap

The Soft Skills Gap

In listening sessions with the Atlanta Fed, workforce training providers noted the lack of soft skills in some workers. Those skills can be roughly divided into essential and workplace skills, and this Partners Update article discusses each set of skills.
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Future Fortunes: Trends in Educational Attainment in Atlanta and Its Suburbs

Future Fortunes: Trends in Educational Attainment in Atlanta and Its Suburbs

Can changes in educational attainment of a population foretell the economic performance of a city relative to its suburbs? Partners Update article looks at data on the metro Atlanta area for answers.
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Highlights from the National Workforce Development Conference

Highlights from the National Workforce Development Conference

The 2014 event explored strategies that can help workers get jobs or stay employable in a rapidly changing labor market. Partners Update provides an overview of the proceedings.
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