The Role of Trade Unions in the US Apprenticeship Arena

By |2019-08-19T09:08:33-04:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Apprenticeships, Blog, Changing The American Workforce, Employers, Franklin Apprenticeships Interviews, Why Apprenticeships?|Tags: , , , |

An Interview with Dr. John Gaal, Director of Training & Workforce Development, STL-KC Carpenters Regional Council You run apprenticeship programs in the states. What is the role of trade unions in delivering high quality programs? I have served as the Director of Training & Workforce Development for the St. Louis-Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council since 2003. [...]

OneFile Introduces Apprenticeship Software to US Audience

By |2019-08-19T09:09:17-04:00August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Franklin Apprenticeships Interviews, Franklin Apprenticeships News|Tags: , , , |

An Interview with Co-founder Susanna Lawson, Queen’s Award Winner for Innovation  In October 2015, Susanna Lawson, One File Ltd Co- founder and Sales Director and Queen’s Award Winner for Innovation presented OneFile to the US market at the Transatlantic Apprenticeship Exchange Forum. OneFile is a UK company, established in 2002, which works on building and managing [...]

7 Problems Apprenticeships Solve That Traditional Education Doesn’t

By |2019-08-19T09:11:01-04:00May 31st, 2017|Categories: Apprenticeships, Blog, Careers, Changing The American Workforce, Educators, Why Apprenticeships?, Workforce Development|Tags: , , , |

Re-imagined Programs Create Win-Win Opportunities for Everyone.  At the recent Celebration of Apprenticeships Conference in London, Franklin Apprenticeships co-founder Tom Bewick chaired a panel discussion about American Apprenticeship expansion. Bewick, a source of knowledge for UK apprenticeship training providers, led a vibrant discussion about the burgeoning commercial opportunities in the United States, where a major apprenticeship [...]