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Welcome! The Aspen Institute Workforce Strategies Initiative (WSI) is a national organization that works to identify and promote strategies that help low-income...


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Build Ladders and Raise the Floor Solicits your Feedback

AspenWSI’s parent policy program at the Aspen Institute, the Institute’s Economic Opportunities Program, and PHI solicit feedback and suggestions from...
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Social Enterprises: Outcomes and Experiences from the Field

The second webinar in AspenWSI’s four-part series on social enterprise was held on April 9th, 2014 at 2:00 EST. View the recorded event. Social enterprises in...
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AspenWSI Director Comments on Gap's Minimum Wage Raise

Gap recently announced that it plans to raise the minimum wage for its US workforce to $9 an hour in June 2014 and $10 an hour by June 2015.  The company says the raise...
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