workforce development http://wyso.org en Dayton-Area Unemployment Is Up From Fall 2012 http://wyso.org/post/dayton-area-unemployment-fall-2012 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:01:36 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42576 at http://wyso.org Dayton-Area Unemployment Is Up From Fall 2012 Workforce Woes: WYSO's Lewis Wallace Talks To Montgomery County Commissioner Debbie Lieberman http://wyso.org/post/workforce-woes-wysos-lewis-wallace-talks-montgomery-county-commissioner-debbie-lieberman <p>This week at WYSO we’ve been talking about the <a href="http://wyso.org/post/dayton-area-manufacturers-have-image-problem" target="_blank">future of manufacturing</a>. A lot of area manufacturers say the business is growing, but <a href="http://wyso.org/post/doing-battle-bots-hopes-stronger-workforce" target="_blank">they need better-trained young people to carry the torch</a>. They aren’t the only employers struggling to fill job openings, despite high unemployment in the region. So why are so many young people falling through the cracks?</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42351 at http://wyso.org Workforce Woes: WYSO's Lewis Wallace Talks To Montgomery County Commissioner Debbie Lieberman Doing Battle With 'Bots, In Hopes Of A Stronger Workforce http://wyso.org/post/doing-battle-bots-hopes-stronger-workforce <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-6da2ead8-722b-9772-7617-a69a1859c3b0"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Manufacturing has been an economic mainstay of the Miami Valley for decades. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42299 at http://wyso.org Doing Battle With 'Bots, In Hopes Of A Stronger Workforce Montgomery County To Hold Forum On The “Talent Pipeline” Tuesday http://wyso.org/post/montgomery-county-hold-forum-talent-pipeline-tuesday <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Montgomery County will hold a forum on workforce development Tuesday from 5:30pm-7:30pm at Sinclair Community College. Area employers and educators will discuss the need for a “talent pipeline” to address a perceived gap between workforce training for young people and available jobs in a changing market.</span></p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 19:51:29 +0000 Lewis Wallace 41901 at http://wyso.org Montgomery County To Hold Forum On The “Talent Pipeline” Tuesday