Workforce of the Future

Apprenticeships Gaining Steam as a Strong Pathway for Talent image

Apprenticeships Gaining Steam as a Strong Pathway for Talent

Professional apprenticeship programs are growing, both in the Bay Area and nationwide, and are proving to be a valuable way to strengthen local tal...
Council Advocacy Helps Restore Calbright Funding image

Council Advocacy Helps Restore Calbright Funding

Funding for the California Online Community College District (Calbright College) has been restored after a strong advocacy campaign that the Bay Ar...
New Paper Identifies Risks of Not Adapting to Changing Workforce image

New Paper Identifies Risks of Not Adapting to Changing Workforce

The Bay Area is known worldwide as a hub for innovation and strong economic growth. As economic innovation continues to change demands on our workf...
Changing Nature of Work Requires Upskilling and Retraining image

Changing Nature of Work Requires Upskilling and Retraining

The future of work is increasingly gaining traction among business leaders, educators, and government officials alike. The pressing nature of this ...
More Work to Do to Make Workplaces Family Friendly image

More Work to Do to Make Workplaces Family Friendly

California has work to do to improve conditions for working moms, according to a recent ranking by Wallet Hub. The state ranked 40th based on a var...
Curated Career Fairs Connect Local, Diverse Talent to Employers image

Curated Career Fairs Connect Local, Diverse Talent to Employers

A record 300 job seekers connected with 64 employers on Tuesday (April 30) at the latest in a series of career fairs organized by the Bay Area Coun...
New Report: Building a More Inclusive Bay Area Economy image

New Report: Building a More Inclusive Bay Area Economy

Through diversity and inclusion efforts, businesses can reap tremendous benefits while providing opportunities for young men of color and others di...
New Report Explores How Bay Area Employers Can Build a More Inclusive Economy image

New Report Explores How Bay Area Employers Can Build a More Inclusive Economy

Through diversity and inclusion efforts, businesses can reap tremendous benefits while providing opportunities for young men of color and others di...
Report Launch: Building an Inclusive Economy image

Report Launch: Building an Inclusive Economy

Join the Bay Area Council Economic Institute for the launch of its new report in partnership with LeadersUp: Building an Inclusive Economy: The Bay...
After 20 Years, Time to Increase Cal Grant Funding for Students Attending Private Colleges image

After 20 Years, Time to Increase Cal Grant Funding for Students Attending Private Colleges

The buying power of Cal Grant financial aid for students attending independent nonprofit colleges and universities has plummeted by almost half sin...
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