Bloomberg Reports on Methods and Results to Lower Unemployment through Training


How will North America create jobs? Some call for the retraining of displaced workers. Others favor apprentice programs or skills training. Some want the effort to start with post secondary education.

In Detroit, Michigan, where the need is as acute as anywhere, all of these approaches are used. Colleges and charity organizations have pioneered ways to help the jobless. Bloomberg looks at models developed to help the jobless find work, and examines some studies that measure and compare how well they work.

Can Retraining Give the Unemployed a Second Chance?

Job retrainingAmericans looking for employment often lack the skills they need. Retraining works. Sometimes.

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One Response to Bloomberg Reports on Methods and Results to Lower Unemployment through Training

  1. […] Bloomberg Reports on Methods and Results to Lower Unemployment through Training How will North America create jobs? Some call for the retraining of displaced workers. Others favor apprentice programs or skills training. Some want the effort to start with post secondary education. In Detroit, Michigan, where the need is as acute as anywhere, all of these approaches are used. Colleges and charity organizations have pioneered ways to help […] […]

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