Planning to get a degree in coding? Well, qualification might not be really necessary to learn the subject. That’s the opinion of Apple CEO Tim Cook, who made the statement earlier this week while visiting an Apple Store in Orlando, Florida, to meet 16-ye
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At Nestlé, we believe that communities cannot thrive if they cannot offer a future for younger generations. As a global company, we are determined to help young people develop their skills so they can find jobs or create their own businesses.
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Why college is a waste for many high school graduates – Washington Times
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Ernst & Young Removes University Degree Classification From Entry Criteria As There’s ‘No Evidence’ It Equals Success | HuffPost UK
Ernst & Young, one of the UK’s biggest graduate recruiters, has announced it will be removing the degree classification from its entry criteria, saying there is “no evidence” suc…
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Ep. 019 – How Lowe’s and its over 60 partners are working through their Generation T movement to change perceptions concerning careers in the Skilled Trades. A conversation with Mike Mitchell – Sr. Director of Trade Skills & Learning Development at Lowe’s
In this episode, you’ll hear from Mike Mitchell, who leads the Lowe’s initiative, Generation T, which aims to change the negative perceptions surrounding the construction trades, while connecting students and potential workers to training programs and apprenticeship opportunities.To learn more ab…
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EASTON — At its June meeting, the Talbot County Board of Education recognized the Eastern Shore’s first student participant in the Apprenticeship Maryland Program.
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America!! Do we need anymore convincing that there has to be a step change in the perception and uptake within employers for Work Based learning and especially High Quality Registered Apprenticeships.??
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Some of the people struggling the most to pay back their debt are the millions of students who took out student loans but never finished a degree.
— Read on www.npr.org/2019/07/18/739451168/i-m-drowning-those-hit-hardest-by-student-loan-debt-never-finished-college
A panel of HR professionals with experience managing work-based learning programs like apprenticeships explained how these initiatives have helped address skills shortages in their companies, provide greater opportunity to under-represented talent pools a
— Read on www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/investing-in-apprenticeships-pays-off-for-employers.aspx
In an era when declining enrollment looms large, and the demographics of higher education are undergoing an unprecedented shift.…
— Read on higherlearningadvocates.org/2019/07/18/what-persistence-and-retention-means-for-adult-learners/