Strada Education Network fosters collaboration between employers, educators and policymakers to build a highly skilled workforce ready for the future.
Research on the future of work
As technology and demographic trends shape the job market of tomorrow, the Strada Institute for the Future of Work seeks to understand employers’ long-term talent needs. Our research underlines the value of postsecondary learning combined with practical work experience to help more Americans thrive in their careers.
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Our affiliates offer solutions and services that enable employers to recruit and keep strong talent. Leveraging reliable workforce data and insights, we help employers anticipate future needs and identify talent to build their workforce through new hires or by retraining and upskilling their existing talent pool.
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Despite the rapid changes in work, the pathways to employment through education and hiring have not made as significant or important a leap. Traditional pathways to employment were designed at …
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January 22, 2020 – CHICAGO – McDonald’s today announced the launch of a new career exploration mobile application called Archways to Careers that will help restaurant employees nationwide maximize education …
How individuals who attend and don’t graduate feel about education
More than 31 million students over the last 20 years have enrolled in college but left without receiving a degree or certificate. Many states have made a priority of drawing …
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Using regional skill shapes to build a better learning ecosystem
The rapid pace of technological change in recent years has caused jobs to change and new skills to emerge. Educators have struggled to keep pace, as have employers, who have …
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At the 2019 Strada National Symposium, Strada Chief Innovation Officer Michelle Weise explained how the New Learning Ecosystem will help more people find jobs and advance in their careers throughout …
McDonald’s Corporation Director of Educational Strategies Lisa Schumacher discusses how McDonald’s can use their size and scale to be part of the solution to the education gap in the U.S.
Strada CEO and President Bill Hansen explains why it is important to involve education consumers in conversations about improving higher education.
At the Strada National Symposium, CEO and President Bill Hansen shared how his background and personal experiences influenced his interest in changing higher education.
The New Learning Ecosystem provides working-age adults with opportunities to gain the training or education they need to advance or transition to new careers at multiple stages of their lives.
Forty-four million Americans are struggling to earn enough to support their families. Even if they are working, many are underemployed and lack the postsecondary credentials or training to progress in …
The start of the MLB playoffs this week is a good reminder that nothing…
Employers in San Diego collaborate with educators and workforce development partners to quickly identify, train, and certify talent for jobs now and in the future. To learn how, watch the …
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