Workforce of the Future

Workforce Retraining Critical to Strong Economic Rebound image

Workforce Retraining Critical to Strong Economic Rebound

The COVID pandemic has upended and disrupted labor markets in profound ways. Millions of jobs lost, many that may never return. A shift to remote w...
Partner Spotlight: Oakland Chamber Highlights Internship Opportunities image

Partner Spotlight: Oakland Chamber Highlights Internship Opportunities

Are you hosting a summer intern? Do you want to hire a summer intern but not sure where to start? This summer, the Bay Area Council is partner...
Partner Spotlight: California Competes image

Partner Spotlight: California Competes

In California there are 6.8 million adults ages 25–54 who graduated high school but have not completed a postsecondary degree. This population of...
Council Calls for Passage of National Apprenticeship Act of 2021 image

Council Calls for Passage of National Apprenticeship Act of 2021

Congress today (Feb. 5) was expected to pass the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021, a bold bipartisan piece of legislation that would invest $3.5...
Hire Together 2.0 – Connecting the Region’s Future Workforce image

Hire Together 2.0 – Connecting the Region’s Future Workforce

On Thursday, students and job seekers from throughout the region gathered (virtually) to hear from some of the region’s leading employers. The Ba...
Hire Together 2.0 Virtual Career Fair image

Hire Together 2.0 Virtual Career Fair

One week until the second Bay Area virtual career fair! The Bay Area Council is excited to provide a platform for leading member employers, includ...
MUFG Union Bank Grant Supports Council’s Workforce of the Future Initiative image

MUFG Union Bank Grant Supports Council’s Workforce of the Future Initiative

The Bay Area Council’s Workforce of the Future Initiative has been awarded a $75,000 grant from the MUFG Union Bank Community Recovery Program, a...
Expanding Apprenticeships Can Fuel Equitable Economic Recovery image

Expanding Apprenticeships Can Fuel Equitable Economic Recovery

In the past five months, we have faced a pandemic, record unemployment, and nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd that have laid acu...
Council’s Leadership Helping Expand Paid Family Leave image

Council’s Leadership Helping Expand Paid Family Leave

Legislation (SB 1383, Jackson) the Bay Area Council was instrumental in drafting to expand paid family leave (PFL) to more workers appeared on trac...
New Council LinkedIn Group Focuses on Future Workforce Strategies image

New Council LinkedIn Group Focuses on Future Workforce Strategies

As we all adjust to a new normal, industry experts across the Bay have been looking for ways to help our future workforce adapt for quite some time...
Subscribe to The Weekly Flash Subscribe
News and Guts Search Menu Left Angle Up Angle Down Angle Right Angle Left Arrow Right Arrow Email User Play Pause Fullscreen Exit Fullscreen Unmute Mute Close Loading Gallery Arrow Gallery Youtube Facebook Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Google + Flickr Yelp Trip Advisor