In search of skilled employees
- Education pays: More education leads to higher earnings, lower unemployment. // Occupational Outlook Quarterly;Summer2010, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p32
The article offers information on the correlation of high earning jobs and education in the U.S.
- Graduate employment. // Youth Studies Australia;Dec1996, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p7
Highlights the Australian Bureau of Statistics' views that people's chances of getting a job improve substantially if they have university degrees. Statistics on unemployment rate in various professions.
- Future of skilled labor market banks on solid school funding. Kerezy, John D. // Crain's Cleveland Business;03/02/98, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p11
Focuses on the importance of an educated, skilled work force as a factor in the relocation and expansion of businesses in the United States. How the effectiveness of a public education affects the work force; Amount of money spent on public education in Michigan, West Virginia, Kentucky and...
- Employment Growth And Educational Attainment. Godbout, Todd M.; Devens Jr., Richard M. // Monthly Labor Review;May98, Vol. 121 Issue 5, p40
Focuses on the employment growth in the United States, Japan and Europe for the period covering the years between 1980 and 1996. Compositional differences in terms of industry and occupation; Degree of educational attainment embodied in the jobs created.
- More education increases productivity. // IIE Solutions;Oct95, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p7
Looks at the survey which was conducted by the National Center on the Educational Quality of the Workforce (EQW) which indicated that a workforce's average level of education is a significant factor in its productivity. Statistics illustrating the findings; Comparison of productivity increases...
- Whining by winners. Stoneman, Bill // American Demographics;Nov97, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p34
Presents information on the employment opportunities for individuals with doctorate degrees in United States. Unemployment rate among doctorates and other workers in America; Salary received; Factors for the lack of suitable employment among doctorate degree holders.
- The new knowledge worker. Gordon, Edward E. // Adult Learning;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p14
Discusses the view of the American Society for Training and Development that the workforce for the 1990s will require post-secondary skills of reading, writing and mathematics. Threat posed by poor education to the success of businesses; Effects of technology and international trade on...
- The new workplace and lifelong learning. Jones, Robert T. // Adult Learning;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p18
Reports on the growth of jobs requiring educational skills in the United States. View that by 2005 majority of jobs created will require some college education; Benefits to companies from investing in work force education.
- Mean incomes. // New Hampshire Business Review;01/03/97, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p1
Cites a study on the link between education and jobs in New Hampshire from 1979 to 1994. Study funded by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation; Study showing that higher education is crucial to making good jobs available to everyone; Income distribution; Comparison of New Hampshire results to...
- `A job is like a string of pearls'. Bolles, Richard Nelson // Career World;Mar1994, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p20
Presents an answer to a reader's question regarding the importance of college to finding employment. Outlook on job security; Use of an analogy on the proper combination of education, skills and work.