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Mar
19

Apprenticeship programs give opportunity

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By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Mar
17

Leadership, Diversity & Skill Set for Innovation

By Ulysses Youngblood Adjunct Professor at Clark University and President of Major Bloom The idea of diversity is to welcome people in the workplace where everyone feels embraced. Studies prove that diverse teams are more successful, but what is precisely considered diverse? As a leader, how can you achieve team goals while also encouraging individuality? […]

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Feb
24

Cybersecurity Youth Apprenticeship Initiative (CYAI) to partner with Clark U.’s Tech Quest Apprenticeship initiative to train tech workers

Washington, D.C. – The Cybersecurity Youth Apprenticeship Initiative (CYAI) will partner with Tech Quest Apprenticeship, a national initiative led by Clark University’s School of Professional Studies, to provide information technology (IT) and IT-related apprenticeships to unemployed, underemployed, and incumbent workers through 2023. Tech Quest Apprenticeship and CYAI partnered to maximize the impact of their individual […]

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Feb
18

Enhancing the Entrepreneurial Mindset through Education and Training

Tech Quest Apprenticeship is providing this article in observance of National Entrepreneurship Week. by Makaya McKnight, Public Consulting Group Entrepreneurs are innovators. They drive economic growth, create jobs, and fuel economies critical to building resilient and self-reliant communities.[1] Entrepreneurs have proven themselves vital to the economy insomuch that February 13 – 20, 2021 is recognized as […]

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Dec
16

Clark embarks on a ‘TechQuest’ to create apprenticeships in growing industries

By Veer Mudambi Worcester Magazine Conventional wisdom says that unemployment comes from lack of available jobs, but it’s actually more complicated than that. Sometimes job openings are not the problem, but rather there aren’t enough skilled workers to fill them.  Read the full article here.

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Dec
15

Seeking Synergy Through University-Business Apprenticeships

By John LaBrie Dean, School of Professional Studies and associate provost for professional education, Clark University Leaders in higher education and the business world have opportunities to work together in new ways to make education more relevant in the workforce. View the full article here.

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Nov
12

Opening Lanes of Opportunity through Apprenticeship

Tech Quest Apprenticeship is providing this article in observance of National Apprenticeship Week. This week marks the sixth annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW), a celebration that shines a light on the benefits of apprenticeship for employers, career-seekers, and the economy. In recognition of NAW, we’re pleased to share some valuable insights from our conversation with […]

By Edgar Largaespada | Uncategorized
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Nov
10

Clark University to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week

By Kathryne Sonnett Next week, Clark University will join business leaders, educational institutions and other partners to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) and recognize the value apprenticeships add to a skilled workforce. Full article here.

By Erin Jaszczak | Uncategorized
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Oct
22

Privacy Policies are Changing: What’s New and What You Can Do

Tech Quest Apprenticeship is providing this article in observance of October as Cybersecurity Awareness Month. A privacy policy is a statement, often in the form of a legal statement, that makes known some or all of the ways an organization gathers, uses, manages and shares your data. Every organization that collects information on consumers and […]

By Betty Lauer | Uncategorized
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Sep
29

Tech Apprenticeships: Bridging the Gaps Between Employers and Job Seekers

Many employers, both large and small, such as IBM, have embraced apprenticeship as one of several ways to hire what IBM’s CEO, Ginni Rometty, calls “new collar” workers. View the full article here.

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About Tech Quest Apprenticeship

Tech Quest Apprenticeship is a national consortium of businesses, higher education institutions, local workforce development boards, and industry partners transforming the way Americans gain IT and IT-related skills to enter the workforce through apprenticeship. Led by Massachusetts-based Clark University, in partnership with Public Consulting Group, and supported by a grant from the US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration, Tech Quest Apprenticeship is creating and expanding Registered Apprenticeships and Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs (IRAP) across high-demand fields including information technology, healthcare, advanced manufacturing, and cybersecurity.

The Tech Quest Apprenticeship program is an equal opportunity program.
This project is supported by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor as part of an award totaling $11,999,771.00 and $4,200,000 from non-governmental sources.
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