From Bill Mueller, CEO of Valley Vision - a Sacramento-Stockton organization working regionally on forward-looking strategies. We love what Bill has to say about the changing need for effective education to create better workers for the changing economy.
Manufacturing…is undergoing a renaissance due to technology and the advantages of local suppliers and the need for quality control.
[F]ocus on skills, not titles. Job titles are in flux. They don’t predict what an employee will be doing [Build] a solid base of skills and fluency applicable to many occupations. Generalist[s] eager to learn are more hire-able than specialists in most cases.
See his full post for more.