Monthly Archives: October 2011

SBA Administrator Karen Mills, Darlene Miller Op-Ed from Star Tribune

Minnesota’s ‘Right Skills Now’ program is key to matching workers with today high-tech jobs. U.S. manufacturing has created 275,000 jobs since January 2010 — but thousands of manufacturing jobs in this country still are going unfilled. About 80 percent of … Continue reading

Right Skills Now Launch News Coverage

Here’s a summary of the recent media coverage from the launch of Right Skills Now for Manufacturing. Jobs Council and Partner Organizations Launch “Right Skills Now” | Jobs Council Right Skills Now allows individuals to earn both national industry certifications … Continue reading

Computer Integrated Machining at South Central College

Check out this great video on the Right Skills Now for Computer Integrated Machining at South Central College, a pilot site for Right Skill Now.

Right Skills Now for Manufacturing Launches in Minneapolis on October 27th

Accelerated education program will give participants college credit toward degrees, industry credentials, and direct links to employment in in-demand careers WASHINGTON, DC — On Thursday, October 27, The Manufacturing Institute will officially launch a new, fast-track education and training program, … Continue reading