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Where The Jobs Are

Where the jobs are:

The new blue collar is the title of an October 1, 2014 USA TODAY article. We’re sharing this article, along with its embedded videos, so you can read it in its entirety. You’ll also be able to read a condensed version of The new blue collar in the October issue of Career Solutions Publishing’s Connect: Education to Employment.

By 2017, an estimated 2.5 million new, middle-skill jobs are expected to be added to the workforce, accounting for nearly 40% of all job growth. Pay for the middle skills jobs will be at least $13 an hour; many will pay much more. These jobs require some training but far less school than a bachelor’s degree. (USA TODAY) Read more