April 11, 2019
Several leading construction companies are working to inspire a new generation to become craft professionals in order to meet the coming need and to close the gap of finding qualified professionals when and where they need them.
March 18, 2019
New York State Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul announced $1.4 million for Thrive Buffalo workforce programs. UpSkill Houston helped inspire Thruve Buffalo.
February 11, 2019
Employers in many industries today are anxious to know where their future workers are coming from. Smart leaders continue to build relationships with schools that can ultimately supply applicants for hard to fill jobs.
January 29, 2019
Peter Beard discusses for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation blog how employers can support career awareness and exploration that inspires students to explore less-well-known careers.
January 15, 2019
Greater Houston Partnership President & CEO Bob Harvey and Senior Vice President, Regional Workforce Development, Peter Beard discuss education and the employment outlook with Alief Independent School Board Superintendent HD Chambers
September 27, 2018
Bryant Black, Director of Workforce Development for Greater Houston Partnership, shares with Carmela Walker how the Greater Houston Partnership came to be and how they are focusing on closing the skills gap in Houston, Texas.