Archive for June, 2017

Beyond the Headlines: Entry-Level Talent in Seattle

Entry-Level Talent in Seattle: Baseline Skills Required for Success

As a workforce intermediary seeking to better connect low-income individuals to living-wage jobs, Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) focuses its labor market research on identifying middle-wage jobs in our local economy. Training residents for these jobs provides an opportunity to meet the greatest skills shortages facing local employers while helping low-income and low-skill individuals advance into good-paying careers.

This issue of Beyond the Headlines provides information about the baseline skills that Seattle employers seek ...

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