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New Briefs from the Communities that Work Partnership

In April 2015, the Aspen Institute Workforce Strategies Initiative jointly launched the Communities that Work Partnership with the US Economic Development...
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New Report: Improving Immigrant Access To Workforce Services

In the fall of 2015, AspenWSI engaged in research to better understand how organizations in the workforce development and immigrant-serving fields currently intersect...
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A New WIOA Measure Deserves a New Way of Measuring

What is an optimal way to measure the public workforce system’s effectiveness in serving employers? Last year, AspenWSI released a working paper that proposed a novel...
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