The Skills Gap


What is preparation for our next generation workforce? In our beta culture, can  we even predict what jobs will look like?  Tim Brown, CEO and President of IDEO encourages a broader focus on education–to include apprenticeships. Many skills needed for technology, engineering, and entrepreneurship will require training up–skill acquisition that happens prior to hiring. Apprenticeships offer an opportunity for workers to match their problem solving, critical thinking and entrepreneurial skills to a workplace culture.  Check out his article:

http://designthinking.ideo.com/?p=644

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