We could learn a lot about vocational training from Finland
August 15, 2018, 9:44 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Finland's vocational education and training (VET) programs cover a range of occupations, and training is available to just about everyone.
2 in 3 kids are born in countries where dads don't get paid leave
June 15, 2018, 5:09 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
92 countries lack a national policy that grants fathers paid paternity leave, including the U.S.
Norwegian pet supply company joins the pack in offering paid puppy parental leave
June 8, 2018, 1:29 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
'Pawternity' leave perk is intended to help furry family members settle into their new homes.
Learning how to fix bicycles is opening new career paths for teens
June 5, 2018, 8:12 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Project Bike Tech offers students diverse skills and options.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
April 19, 2018, 1:51 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Virginia school system celebrates as students sign letters of intent with employers.
Old white men are clogging up the upper ranks of business, so what should we do about it?
April 2, 2018, 1:18 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Much of the generation and gender gap is due to simple demographics rather than evil intent.
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Paul Barton brings his music — and a moment of peace — to rescued elephants
Scientists transform sunlight into a liquid fuel that can be stored for 18 years
17 memorable quotes from 'Elf'
How to get rid of roaches naturally
9 of the world's largest dog breeds