November 21, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

VIDEO: How to better connect higher education to the future workforce

Expanding access and making sure grads can fill good-paying jobs should be top priorities say college leaders Read More »

707 is rising
November 10, 2017 by Bill Mueller

707 is rising

Devastation from the region's fires is also driving unprecedented collaboration across city and county boundaries. Read More »

VIDEO: Here’s how the Summit is making a difference in California
November 09, 2017 by John Guenther

VIDEO: Here’s how the Summit is making a difference in California

Leaders who were at the Summit talk about the value of gathering of the right people from the right sectors taking on the right issues Read More »

VIDEO: 2017 Summit opening video tells story of California’s upward mobility imperative
November 08, 2017 by John Guenther

VIDEO: 2017 Summit opening video tells story of California’s upward mobility imperative

Call to action takes shape: A comprehensive plan to build and grow California's middle class Read More »

Day Two: Spotlight turns to opening up access to higher education at 2017 Summit
November 06, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Day Two: Spotlight turns to opening up access to higher education at 2017 Summit

California's current and next generation of leaders prescribed ways to fight growing economic insecurity Read More »

Day One: 2017 Summit aims to elevate Californians into the middle class
November 02, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Day One: 2017 Summit aims to elevate Californians into the middle class

Gubernatorial candidates and a new initiative to expand prosperity into rural regions marked first day Read More »

An Eye on the Future of the California Economy — More than the Numbers
November 01, 2017 by John Chiang

An Eye on the Future of the California Economy — More than the Numbers

John Chiang on steps to rebuild the state's middle class Read More »

How San Diego’s leading the way on economic issues
November 01, 2017 by Jennifer LeSar and Peter Callstrom

How San Diego’s leading the way on economic issues

City hosting this year's Summit is building coalitions to take on housing and workforce issues and more Read More »

Preparing an early education workforce for East Bay has innovative head start
October 25, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Preparing an early education workforce for East Bay has innovative head start

Program addressing shortage of Head Start educators earns Summit award Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit
October 18, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit

Check out more workforce development sessions added to big event next month Read More »

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley
October 11, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley

Thousands of jobs created by defense contract will be filled thanks to public-private collaboration Read More »

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award
October 05, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award

Winners will be in the spotlight next month to talk about engaging local employers in workforce development Read More »

Summit to Feature Gubernatorial Candidates, State Lawmakers and Top Higher Education Leaders
October 04, 2017

Summit to Feature Gubernatorial Candidates, State Lawmakers and Top Higher Education Leaders

Annual convening of business, civic, education and governmental leaders to focus on elevating Californians towards economic security Read More »

New Community College Pilot Helps Internationally Trained Nurses Obtain California State License
August 17, 2017 by Nadine Ono

New Community College Pilot Helps Internationally Trained Nurses Obtain California State License

Internationally trained nurses face a difficult barrier to practice in California. Grossmont College's Single Subject Course pilot is one example of improving the workforce pipeline by providing international healthcare workers access to courses needed obtain their state license Read More »

CA Economic Summit to honor employers and educators working together
July 27, 2017 by California Economic Summit

CA Economic Summit to honor employers and educators working together

Contest will reward partnerships aimed at training the skills needed for 21st century economy Read More »

California Economic Summit’s “regions up” approach attracting top support
July 19, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

California Economic Summit’s “regions up” approach attracting top support

Ambitious but possible solutions to housing and other problems resonate with large partner in effort Read More »

Elevate CA: California can lead the nation in rebuilding upward mobility
July 12, 2017 by California Economic Summit

Elevate CA: California can lead the nation in rebuilding upward mobility

State's higher education leaders endorse new effort to raise awareness of issue Read More »

Registration opens for 2017 California Economic Summit
June 28, 2017 by California Economic Summit

Registration opens for 2017 California Economic Summit

Sixth annual statewide gathering will address some of the biggest economic security questions of the day. Read More »

California’s big challenges need bipartisan solutions, say Republican mayor & Democratic union leader
June 19, 2017 by Dave Regan and Ashley Swearengin

California’s big challenges need bipartisan solutions, say Republican mayor & Democratic union leader

Opinion: Middle way that grows middle-class jobs, tackles housing could inspire change across country Read More »

2017 California Economic Summit heading to San Diego
May 30, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

2017 California Economic Summit heading to San Diego

Sixth annual event tackling housing, workforce, water problems hindering upward mobility Read More »

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