Connecting Unemployed Youth with Jobs

When hiring managers feel they do not have qualfied talent to choose from, and prospective employees say there is no work available or companies are not willing to take the time to train them, a very frustrating gap results.  The Alcoa Foundation is seeking to bridge...

Ensuring Good Online Research Skills

Ensuring good online research skills can be tricky with today’s ever-more crowded and noisy internet. While, “Don’t rely on Wikipedia,” and “Look for primary sources,” are good advice, it’s not enough. For many of us, Google is the go-to first stop in any internet...

Job training Program Helps Teens Find Work

Finding employment in this economy is tough, but a job training program helps teens find work, as well as training for future positions.   In Chattanooga, three teens — Jay Watkins, Kayla Wells and Christine Montgomery — are looking and know the difficulty all too...

Top Ten Job Skills You Can Learn Without a Degree

While a college education can open particular career doors, other well-paying and fulfilling jobs are available for those willing to learn on their own. There are plenty of job skills you can learn without a degree. These may be skills you developed alongside your...