Monthly Archives: April 2012

Talent Will Define Future of Manufacturing, Study Finds

Talent Will Define Future of Manufacturing, Study Finds Talented human capital is singled out as the most critical resource differentiating the prosperity of countries and companies in the manufacturing sector in a new report from the World Economic Forum. Even … Continue reading

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Executives Want Education Policy Interventions to Help U.S. Competitiveness

Executives Want Education Policy Interventions to Help U.S. Competitiveness Only 11 percent of business executives believe the U.S. educational system prepares workers for today’s economy according to a recent survey by ConvergeUS. ConvergeUS surveyed almost 300 business executives on their … Continue reading

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Commission Calls for Redesign of U.S. Community College System

Commission Calls for Redesign of U.S. Community College System U.S. community colleges are in dire need of an overhaul, according to a report issued by the 21st Century Commission on the Future of Community Colleges. Currently, fewer than half (46 … Continue reading

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Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy

Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy (R21) Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS SYNOPSIS: The sponsors offer support for empirical research on health literacy concepts, theory and interventions as these relate to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services public health priorities … Continue reading

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State Tax Revenues Rise to Pre-Recession Levels, but Local Governments See Decline

State Tax Revenues Rise to Pre-Recession Levels, but Local Governments See Decline A steady increase in personal income and sales taxes has helped state tax revenue in most states to surpass previous peak levels seen at the start of the … Continue reading

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U.S. Energy Department Launches Award Program to Promote Women in Clean Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has launched a new program to advance the participation and leadership of professional women in clean energy. The U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment program will select a team of 20 distinguished ambassadors to … Continue reading

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