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Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative Report

Published on June 25, 2018
The Workforce Development Initiative Year-One Report highlights the work of Western Governors to bridge the skills gap between workers and employers in the West. The first yea...
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Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative Report

Published on June 25, 2018

Workforce Development Roundup: Amazon expands in Arizona, Montana welcomes ...

Published on May 23, 2018
The Chairman’s Initiative of South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is leveraging the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and...
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Workforce Development Roundup: Amazon expands in Arizona, Montana welcomes ...

Published on May 23, 2018

Webinar: Strategies to Expand Youth Apprenticeship

Published on February 15, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association hosted the webinar, Strategies to Expand Youth Apprenticeship, to examine the wide variety of elements, from funding to poli...
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Webinar: Strategies to Expand Youth Apprenticeship

Published on February 15, 2018

Workforce Development Roundup: Nevada secures Apple investment, Arizona’s...

Published on January 31, 2018
The Chairman’s Initiative of South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is leveraging the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and...
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Workforce Development Roundup: Nevada secures Apple investment, Arizona’s...

Published on January 31, 2018

Best of the West: Study shows college, career disconnect; National Parks br...

Published on January 18, 2018
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting January 15, 2018, that you don't want to m...
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Best of the West: Study shows college, career disconnect; National Parks br...

Published on January 18, 2018

Best of the West: Idaho nation’s fastest growing state, wildfire’s wide...

Published on December 21, 2017
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting December 18, 2017, that you don't want to ...
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Best of the West: Idaho nation’s fastest growing state, wildfire’s wide...

Published on December 21, 2017

REPORTS: Digitalization, New Frontiers in Apprenticeships and more

Published on November 30, 2017
New reports from Brookings, Harvard Business School and others examine the changing needs of the workforce, and how “digitalization” and apprenticeships are fillin...
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REPORTS: Digitalization, New Frontiers in Apprenticeships and more

Published on November 30, 2017

Workforce Development Roundup: Oklahoma’s apprenticeship goal, Utah’s ...

Published on November 20, 2017
The Chairman’s Initiative of South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is leveraging the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and employers...
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Workforce Development Roundup: Oklahoma’s apprenticeship goal, Utah’s ...

Published on November 20, 2017

Western Governors’ News: Idaho restructures workforce efforts, manufactur...

Published on November 13, 2017
The Western Governors' Association offers a regular roundup of news showcasing the work of Western Governors in economic development, natural resources, education, health ...
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Western Governors’ News: Idaho restructures workforce efforts, manufactur...

Published on November 13, 2017

Gov. Fallin urges closing of 'skills gap' at Oklahoma workforce workshop

Published on October 16, 2017
Governor Mary Fallin emphasized the importance of "closing the skills gap between the skills employees have now and the skills employers will need" in her keynote on Oct. 16 a...
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Gov. Fallin urges closing of 'skills gap' at Oklahoma workforce workshop

Published on October 16, 2017

Investing in America’s Workforce: Report on Workforce Development Needs a...

Published on August 06, 2017
Investing in America’s Workforce is an initiative of the Federal Reserve System that aims to reimagine and reframe workforce development efforts across the country. One ...
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Investing in America’s Workforce: Report on Workforce Development Needs a...

Published on August 06, 2017

Business Roundtable report identifies opportunities to close the skills gap...

Published on August 01, 2017
The Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative has identified the growing skills gap as one of the obstacles to building a vibrant, regional economy. According ...
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Business Roundtable report identifies opportunities to close the skills gap...

Published on August 01, 2017

West tops in job growth; Amazon adds more than 1,000 jobs in Kansas, Colora...

Published on April 26, 2016
Western states were home to the highest job growth rates over the past year, according to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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West tops in job growth; Amazon adds more than 1,000 jobs in Kansas, Colora...

Published on April 26, 2016

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