Episode 49 - Revolutionizing Workforce Solutions with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Host Jason Altmire and Cheryl Oldham, Vice President of Education Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, explore the critical issue of workforce shortages in America through the Chamber’s America Works Initiative. They explore the role of education, including career schools, in addressing the skills gap and the evolving perceptions of alternative pathways.

Cheryl emphasizes employer involvement in shaping the talent pipeline, particularly through their Talent Pipeline Management initiative. She also touches on the impact of childcare issues on women's workforce participation and the ongoing efforts to create a more supportive and flexible childcare system.

Cheryl Oldham