• Overview

    Since 2007, the Ohio Workforce Coalition has been bringing together leaders from education and training institutions, economic and workforce development organizations, business and industry, labor, and human service providers. The Coalition promotes public policies that build the skills of adult workers, meet employer skill needs, and strengthen the workforce system to ensure opportunity and prosperity for Ohio families.

Quote from Bob Giloth post

“The 10.2 percent national rate is the highest in more than two decades, but the misery is not shared equally. For those with college degrees, the rate is 4.7 percent, while for those without high school diplomas, it rises to 15.5 percent. For young people, ages 16 to 24, the jobless rate is 19.1 percent. And for young African-American men, the rate is a whopping 34.5 percent.”

Read the entire post here.

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