Articles of Interest

Published on Dec 17, 2009

Updated on Nov 3, 2022

Written by Emsi Burning Glass

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Here is a roundup of very recent news articles, commentaries, and studies that have caught our eye:

  • looks at the increased interest in career changes and retraining among laid-off workers.

  • The Kauffman Foundation has this release on its most read and debated studies of 2009. Topping the list: reports revolving around job creation and entrepreneurship.

  • Experts and educators on a National Journal blog debate the Business Roundtable’s Springboard Project report, which EMSI highlighted in this post.

  • The Community College Journal writes about community colleges and infusing displaced workers with new skills.

  • The small wind turbine industry will double by 2013, this study says.