Closing the Skills Gap with New Skills at Work

Closing the Skills Gap with New Skills at Work

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Monday, April 28, 2014 - 9:10am

CAMPAIGN: JPMorgan Chase & Co. 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

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Over the past five years, the American economy has added about 5 million net new jobs. Yet over 11 million Americans remain unemployed. The same is true in countries around the world -- unfilled jobs -- but stubbornly high unemployment. One big reason for this is the "skills gap." Watch this animation to learn more about New Skills at Work, the landmark five-year, $250 million global initiative from JPMorgan Chase. 

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