Where Does Skillful Operate?
Skillful launched in Colorado in 2015 with former Governor Hickenlooper, and now working with Governor Polis, to redirect the efforts of the state government, employers, and workforce development organizations to create a skills-based labor market in Colorado. In 2018, we expanded to Indiana with the enthusiastic backing of Governor Holcomb, and in partnership with many key organizations across the state.
We’re not doing this alone. We have partnered with the some of the best and the brightest, on a local and national level, to achieve our goal of building a skills-based labor market. Our partners include more than half of the nation’s state governors, leaders from some of the country’s top businesses and most innovative education institutions, and other leading organizations in the U.S.
What Do Skills-Based Practices Look Like?
Skillful in Action
- From The BlogWhen Mike Hazle started working at a multinational supermarket chain in Chicago, he began as somebody who made and sold pizza by the slice.
- From The BlogAt Skillful, we’ve often addressed the importance of skills-based practices in the strong pre-COVID labor market, when the unemployment rate was low and employers couldn’t find the tale
- From The BlogToday, we announced the <