“Prepared” – Disparity Between University and Employer Perceptions

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By Scott Lurding, Altus Advisory Partners Many feel that an important outcome of a university education is to prepare a student to enter the working world with the knowledge and skills appropriate for the available jobs.  However, a 2013 Gallup poll provides a startling...

Achieving Campus-Employer Alignment

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Building connections between college and university leaders and executives of companies in the region’s employer base is key to understanding what employers are looking for in college graduates—and learning how institutions can better prepare students for the professional work...

Regional Colleges and Local Workforces

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Recently Jeffrey Selingo, former editor of the Chronicle of Higher Education took on the topic of Regional Public Colleges and their struggle to find a new place in the diversity of higher ed. Here’s his full take on their struggle to survive in the changing marketplace....