A short fall of 10 million skilled-workers expected by 2020
Over the years our trade infrastructure has broken down. Students have been pushed down the college track with singular focus; the 2008 recession hit trade industries hard and new prospects appear scarce. This combination has left a severe shortage of trained workers in industries like construction, building and manufacturing.
See how we got here, why this matters and most importantly what we can do to help.
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