One third of young adults 18 to 34 live at home. This is a much higher proportion of stay-at-homes than previous generations.
Education is the most powerful job creation tool our nation has. As robots and automation continue wiping out manual labor jobs, we have an obligation to all our young people – regardless of family income – to prepare them for college and the jobs of tomorrow.
The strong economic and labor market indicators overlook at least one demographic that is still struggling: black youth.
Under the Obama administration, the Department of Labor put out numerous regulations and abrupt policy changes that increased the cost of doing business in America and diminished job opportunities for American workers. People are hurting for change. President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for new Labor Secretary could bring that change.
No industry is more quintessentially American than the auto sector. And perhaps no other industry is on the verge of such remarkable innovative disruption.
I was at the checkout counter at Home Depot, scanning my own merchandise, swiping my own credit card and bagging my own items, when I had a simple thought…
In the face of growing workplace automation, a number of commentators have painted a grim future for American workers.
Once he is sworn in, President Trump’s administration should swiftly announce it will take steps to undo the damage President Obama has done to career education in America.
There is a stark reality we must face. Those Midwest jobs that went south or overseas in the past few decades are never coming back.
President-elect Donald Trump says economic growth and job creation are top priorities of his administration, and with good reason.