Bridging Skills Gap

Bridging the Skills Gap

June 19, 2014

Bloomberg News: Frank Britt, Penn Foster CEO on Bridging the Skills Gap

Penn Foster CEO, Frank Britt, appeared on Bloomberg TV's Street Smart with Trish Regan to talk about the U.S. Department of Labors' May 2014 Jobs Report. While the unemployment rate is holding steady at 6.3%, and over 200k new jobs were created, the real issue is the skills gap, particularly among grey collar jobs. Watch the interview:

Events

The Close It Summit 2017

Join Penn Foster and hundreds of leaders in learning, recruitment, and workforce development for the 2017 Close It Summit to highlight and discuss competency-based education, training, and hiring. We’re excited to be part of two events at this year’s conference:

Penn Foster + Chicago CRED High School Graduation
Wednesday, September 27th at 11:00AM
Join Penn Foster and the Honorable Arne Duncan in celebrating the graduation of Chicago CRED participants from Penn Foster High School.

Workshop: “Why Now? A Case for Change”
Wednesday, September 27th at 3:00PM
Penn Foster CEO Frank Britt joins thought leaders to discuss how industry must change to meet the needs of the millennial worker and why addressing the skills gap now is imperative.

 

Awards

Penn Foster Earns Place on the Prestigious 2016 Tyton Growth50 List

September 07, 2016

Brandon Hall Group Awards Penn Foster Education Group with 2015 Bronze Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Award

December 14, 2015

Penn Foster Awarded 2016 Military Friendly® School Designation

December 11, 2015
Media Inquiries

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