In coming years, more than 20 million skilled trade workers will retire from the American workforce—leaving gaping holes in the fabric of manufacturing, infrastructure, engineering, mechanics, healthcare, and more.
The Demo Expo in Louisville, Kentucky, featured hands-on demonstrations and training opportunities for utility and construction professionals.
‘Career Skills Event’ at ICUEE 2019 Connects Students to Industry Jobs AEM and Bridging America’s Gap Partner to Showcase Career Opportunities MILWAUKEE and LOUISVILLE, Ky. (August 27, 2019) Over the next few years, 20 million skilled employees will retire. To help address worker shortages, ICUEE 2019-The Demo Expo will host a special careers day […]
March 13, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-Pa.) was joined by a coalition from Pennsylvania and nationwide to announce the introduction of two bills to develop the country’s workforce and fill available jobs to stimulate the American economy. The USA Workforce Tax Credit Act and the Workforce for an Expanding Economy […]
May 8, 2018 ALEXANDRIA, VA., May 8, 2018 (Newswire.com) – Bridging America’s Gap (BAG) hosted 2 Career Skills Events (CSE) last month in partnership with SkillsUSA Indiana and SkillsUSA Wisconsin State Conferences. BAG provided the future of skilled trade workforce with resources, to include options after graduation. These CSE’s provided student competitors exposure to […]
Alexandria, VA – Bridging America’s Gap (BAG) is pleased to announce the expansion of their unique and successful workforce development program. This will extend the program into additional industries beyond their original skills gap program tailored to the crane, rigging & specialized transportation industry. The first (2) two Career Skills Events for 2018 have been […]
Smucker Introduces Bill to Create New Tax Credit to Support Workforce Development and Apprenticeships
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) today introduced legislation to address the urgent need to ensure current and future workers are prepared for jobs in today’s 21st century economy. The USA Workforce Tax Credit Act would establish a new federal tax credit that will encourage charitable donations for community-based apprenticeship programs, career and […]