Jobs Going Begging in Some Fields

Originally published in CNN by Sheila Maguire NEW YORK (CNN) -- As President-elect Barack Obama plans for his administration, the economy tops his list of priorities. The Dow has been down, unemployment rates are soaring, and companies announce…

Project QUEST Workforce-Training Program Receives Grant

Originally published by AT&T The AT&T Foundation today announced a $50,000 grant to Project QUEST to further its mission of serving both the community and local businesses through skill training and job preparation. Project QUEST…
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Project QUEST Receives Innovations in American Government Award, Ash Institute

The Innovations in American Government Awards program was founded in 1985 through a partnership between the Ford Foundation and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. The program’s mission is to recognize, promote,…
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San Antonio's Quest

Originally published in the Austin American-Statesman by Bill Hobby We’ve read a lot about job training programs that don’t work. This is about one that does. With manufacturing jobs migrating offshore at a rapid rate, structural unemployment…