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America needs talent : attracting, educating & deploying the 21st-century workforce / Jamie Merisotis

Merisotis, Jamie P., author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver 331.11 MER (Text) 34304000826044 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Melton Public Library - Melton 331.11 MER (Text) 79591000086813 Adult-Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 0795345925
  • ISBN: 9780795345920
  • Physical Description: xiv, 233 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : RosettaBooks, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-217) and index
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue -- Part I. America's Talent Challenge -- Ch 1: The American Century -- Ch 2: A Nation at Risk -- Ch 3: Winning the Future -- Ch 4: Talent, You Say? -- Part II. Five Ways to Attract, Educate, and Deploy Talent -- Ch 5: It's the Learning, Stupid -- Ch 6: Unleashing Private Sector Innovation -- Ch 7: US Department of Talent -- Ch 8: Immigration, Innovation, Inspiration -- Ch 9: Restoring the Rapids--Cities as Talent Hubs -- Part III. Talent and American Prosperity -- Ch 10: The Second American Century -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index.
Summary, etc.: "In America Needs Talent, Jamie Merisotis, a globally recognized leader in philanthropy, higher education, and public policy, explains why talent is needed to usher in a new era of innovation and success, and why deliberate choices must be made by government, the private sector, education, and individuals to grow talent in America"--Novelist
Subject: Skilled labor > United States
Manpower policy > United States
Manpower planning > United States
Employees > Training of > United States

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