Industry Partnerships at the National Fund

Industry Partnerships are at the heart of the National Fund’s model. They are the way our network activates employers to adopt policies and practices that make jobs better and systems work more efficiently. Industry partnerships align resources to more effectively…

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CareerSTAT Academy Member Spotlight: Ascension Seton

CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy Beginning in November 2017, CareerSTAT brought together 11 healthcare organizations for the CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy. This year-long learning experience helps healthcare organizations develop more diverse talent pipelines, better retain and advance their entry-level staff, and proactively fill critical…

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Co-Invest for Impact: The Model for Success

At the National Fund for Workforce Solutions, we catalyze our network to co-invest in a set of integrated solutions that enable workers, employers, and communities to advance a skilled workforce, promote good jobs and invest in equitable outcomes. By using…

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CareerSTAT Academy Member Spotlight: Loretto

CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy Beginning in November 2017, CareerSTAT brought together 11 healthcare organizations for the CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy. This year-long learning experience helps healthcare organizations develop more diverse talent pipelines, better retain and advance their entry-level staff, and proactively fill critical…

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CareerSTAT Academy Member Spotlight: Tufts Medical Center

CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy Beginning in November 2017, CareerSTAT brought together 11 healthcare organizations for the CareerSTAT Healthcare Workforce Development Academy. This year-long learning experience helps healthcare organizations develop more diverse talent pipelines, better retain and advance their entry-level staff, and proactively fill critical…

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Addressing the Workforce Challenges Ahead

This September marks the third Workforce Development Month. This is a celebration of all the efforts across the country to invest in workers that build prosperous and thriving communities. With a national network of over 30 communities, in urban, suburban,…

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Diversifying Apprenticeship in North Carolina

Apprenticeship has a long history as a workforce solution that has been recently revived to meet new labor and economic challenges. Right now, there is significant momentum across the United States to advance formal apprenticeship programs, in a variety of…

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Don’t Blame Schools for Unfilled Crappy Jobs

Community Voting for SXSW EDU is Open - Vote on PanelPicker Ideas August 5-23 PanelPicker community voting is now open. Cast your vote in support of our panel, “Don’t Blame Schools for Unfilled Crappy Jobs” at SXSW EDU, August 5-23, 2019.…

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Proposed Changes to Food Assistance Would Make it Harder for Working Families

The Trump administration has proposed new regulations for SNAP benefits, an action that would remove an estimated 3 million people from the food assistance program and hurt working people whose financial lives are already precarious. Note that I said working…

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