This Will Be The Biggest Disruption In Higher Education

A new study of parents of K-12 students adds fuel to a potentially powerful new model for work and higher education on the near horizon. One where we will see a shift from “going to college to get a job” to “going to a job to get a college degree.”
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/brandonbusteed/2019/04/30/this-will-be-the-biggest-disruption-in-higher-education/

Adaptive Construction Solutions (ACS) Legendary 2021 National Apprenticeship Week Video is Finally Here.

Adaptive Construction Solutions are known for their National Apprenticeship Week Videos. They bring fun and creativity to something that they are very passionate about, and believe me 2021 is no exception!

In the past I have just watched from afar and waited in the wings for Nicholas and Carlos and their team to release their latest blockbuster, but this year having made the move from Maryland to Texas to work with this great team, I have seen first hand the effort and the thinking that goes behind what we all love to see.

ACS is one of the Nations leading Apprenticeship and Workforce intermediaries, and they will continue to bring creativity, quality and be right up front, leading the expansion of registered apprenticeships, as employers continue to see apprenticeships as a key strategic alternative to their “normal dated” recruitment methodology.

Please also watch out for a further “amazing” video where you will meet one of our inspirational apprentices who with ACS and his employer has changed his life through being part of an apprenticeship.

It’s an honor to be part of ACS and to still be playing a role in apprenticeships that change so many lives every year.

ENJOY!!!

Episode #37 – Five Slide Pitch Deck explained by Ron Gula — Gula Tech Adventures

GTA President Ron Gula explains the best principles of developing a pitch
deck when seeking investments.
— Read on www.gula.tech/cyber-fiction-show/gtcf37-b6ew

Next Jazz Legacy, a new three-year program, aims to open apprenticeships to more women and non-binary artists | WBGO

New Music USA and the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice have announced the launch of Next Jazz Legacy, a new mentorship program accepting submissions through Nov. 29.
— Read on www.wbgo.org/music/2021-11-01/next-jazz-legacy-a-new-three-year-program-aims-to-open-apprenticeships-to-more-women-and-non-binary-artists

A Proclamation on National Apprenticeship Week, 2021 | The White House

For decades, Registered Apprenticeships have been a reliable pathway to the middle class.  Apprenticeships train workers for good jobs and allow them
— Read on www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/11/12/a-proclamation-on-national-apprenticeship-week-2021/

DOL proposal would eliminate Trump-era apprenticeship program | Reuters

The U.S. Department of Labor on Friday said it was moving to eliminate a Trump-era program that allowed businesses and trade groups to create and oversee their own apprenticeships, which many Democrats and unions claimed was unlawful and ripe for abuse.
— Read on www.reuters.com/legal/transactional/dol-proposal-would-eliminate-trump-era-apprenticeship-program-2021-11-12/