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It’s Time for Congress To Invest in a More Equitable, Resilient Workforce System

5.22.24  •  by National Fund for Workforce Solutions  •  

U.S. Capitol Building
Last month, the U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation intended to modernize and reauthorize the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). WIOA is the primary law that establishes our…

How to Redesign Jobs and Workplaces

5.13.24  •  by Tom Strong  •  ,

At the National Fund, the way we see it, every workplace and every job is designed. The question is, who was it designed by, and what was it designed for?…

The Gig Economy: Improving Job Quality for Gig Workers

5.8.24  •  by National Fund for Workforce Solutions  •  

In recent years, the gig economy has emerged as a significant force in the labor market, reshaping the way people work and earn a living. The shift away from traditional…

Persistent Problems, New Solutions

4.30.24  •  by Amanda Cage  •  

If you chat with a childcare worker about their job, most will probably say they love what they do. Even so, the industry is scrambling to fill open positions, meet…
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National Fund for Workforce Solutions Launches New Initiative Aimed at Shifting the Childcare Industry

4.3.24  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Four network collaboratives will receive $200,000 grants to support their efforts to create better jobs for better access to childcare WASHINGTON, D.C., April 3, 2024 – The National Fund for…

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Announces 2023 Frontline Healthcare Worker Champions

12.13.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Peer recognition program highlights healthcare systems dedicated to building equitable, inclusive workplaces through worker-centered workforce development programs.   Washington D.C. December 13, 2023 — The National Fund for Workforce Solutions…

New Research From National Fund for Workforce Solutions and Harvard’s Project on Workforce Charts a New Path for Career Navigation

11.29.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Washington D.C. November 29, 2023 – The National Fund for Workforce Solutions today announced the publication of Unlocking Economic Prosperity: Career Navigation in a Time of Rapid Change, a white…

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Announces $8 Million Donation from MacKenzie Scott

9.29.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Gift will help accelerate the National Fund’s efforts to advance racial equity in the workforce   Washington D.C. September 29, 2023 – The National Fund for Workforce Solutions is excited…