What is “ReSkill MKE”?
“ReSkill MKE” is a local Milwaukee initiative built to help people find needed work skills. created by iHeartMedia in partnership with American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact, Milwaukee Area Technical College, the MKE Tech Hub Coalition, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee-Tech Ed Frontier, Husch Blackwell and Kapco Metal Stamping.
What does Reskilling mean?
Reskilling: is the process of learning new skills so you can do a different job, or of training people to do a different job.
Why is reskilling important to employers?
Reskilling existing employees is more cost-effective than hiring new ones, and it helps make employers more competitive. The large millennial workforce is known for job-hopping, but Gallup found that 87% of millennials value professional development and career growth opportunities in their jobs.