Economy
8:11 am
Fri April 11, 2014

Connections: Middle Skills Jobs

A discussion of what are called "middle skills jobs" and how students can get those jobs.

What are middle skills? How can they help students get jobs? Three guests talk about this topic:

--MCC President Anne Kress discussing what the college is doing to steer youth into a middle skills profession. Kress is part of the Workforce Development CEO team .

--Dr. Suzanne Piotrowski from URMC to talk about the need for youth to turn to health care professions .

--Augie Melendez, Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection president and member of the Workforce Development CEO team who can talk to the need for businesses to step up and employ HW-SC youth looking for middle skills professions.