Communities across the nation are giving increased focus to programs that will deepen the pool of workers with STEM skills and ensure businesses have access to the best and brightest.
Categories: Research Tagged: creative class, Joel Kotkin, STEM,
What will be the fastest growing jobs in 2013? It will be the jobs that require critical thinking, creativity and cannot be easily automated or programmed for a robot to do.
Categories: Research, Workforce Development Tagged: creative class, jobs, Richard Florida, STEM,
Are cities with densely populated cores more progressive than others? Economist and “The Rise of the Creative Class” author Richard Florida thinks so — and here’s why.
Categories: Research Tagged: creative class, density, economic growth, Innovation, Richard Florida, STEM,
In the debate between trade and talent, which is more vital to economic growth? Here’s what the latest research says.
Categories: Workforce Development Tagged: creative class, economic growth, Innovation, talent, trade,
What role does arts and culture play in driving entrepreneurship? A recent study highlights a strong connection between the two.
Categories: Quality of Life, Research Tagged: Arts and culture, creative class, Entrepreneurship, Nashville TN, Quality of Place, Wichita KS,
Author Richard Florida has responded to a magazine piece that takes broad aim at debunking his “Rise of the Creative Class” theories on economic development.
Categories: Quality of Life, Research Tagged: creative class, quality of life, Richard Florida,
Americans used to be known for making products; today they specialize in working with customers. Service-related jobs in education, health and business are quickly overtaking manufacturing as the nation’s top job sector.
Categories: Job Creation, Research Tagged: creative class, Employment, jobs, Made in the USA, manufacturing, production, services, workforce,
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