employee training

Why 'Apple University' teaches new hires Picasso

Aug 11, 2014
The New York Times' Brian Chen on the tech giant's employee training program.
Posted In: apple, workplace culture, employee training

The state of job training around the world: What job training?

Jul 18, 2013
Five years after the Great Recession, industrialized countries are still down about 16 million jobs. And many of those without work are in need of a skills upgrade.
Posted In: Unemployment, career, employee training, austerity, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

Federal job retraining programs are running out of money

Apr 9, 2012
The economy's doing better, but unemployment is still at over 8 percent. Lots of jobless workers have turned to federally-funded retraining programs, but as New York Times reporter Motoko Rich reports, funding is running dry.
Posted In: Jobs, Unemployment, employee training

A slice of pizza with a side of flattery

Oct 13, 2010
This final note today. We saw an article about this, a pizza chain in England this morning. Apparently, it's hired a trained classical actor to...
Posted In: employee training, marketing, Marketplace Players, pizza