Workforce of the Future

The James Irvine Foundation Helps Grow Bay Area Tech Apprenticeships image

The James Irvine Foundation Helps Grow Bay Area Tech Apprenticeships

The Bay Area Council’s Workforce of the Future initiative has been awarded a $300,000 grant from The James Irvine Foundation to grow tech apprent...
Committee Focuses on Family Leave, Flexible Workplace Policies image

Committee Focuses on Family Leave, Flexible Workplace Policies

The importance of strong paid family leave policies in fostering a positive and productive workplace was among the key topics the Bay Area Council ...
Member Spotlight: DLA Piper’s Dean Fealk image

Member Spotlight: DLA Piper’s Dean Fealk

Gov. Gavin Newsom this week announced the appointment of Dean Fealk, a partner at Council member DLA Piper, to the California Workforce Development...
Top Newsom Economic Advisor Shares Insights on Future Workforce Initiative image

Top Newsom Economic Advisor Shares Insights on Future Workforce Initiative

When it comes to the nature of work in California, change is the name of the game. How well we adapt to that change will have major implications fo...
Workforce Discussion Focuses on Performance Management image

Workforce Discussion Focuses on Performance Management

Performance management and the evaluation of an employee’s value in a company have been identified as an important issue for many Bay Area Counci...
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...
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