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Interview with Opo Herrera, Associate Director for Social Ventures & Innovation at Per Scholas Tell us a bit about Per Scholas and the type of courses that drive the greatest student engagement?  Per Scholas is a national nonprofit that provides rigorous and tuition-free technology training and professional development to people who are unemployed or in low-wage jobs. We help people launch successful and life-changing careers in technology by creating onramps to businesses in need of their talents. Today, we provide our solutions... [Read More]
by RSS John Welton  |  Jul 14, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
Interview with Rima Aristocrat, President and CEO of Willis College Q: Tell us a bit about Willis College and the type of courses that drive the greatest student engagement? A:  Established in 1866, Willis College is Canada’s first regulated Career College. This year, Willis College is celebrating 150 years of excellence in education, an outstanding example of the strength and agility of career colleges in Canada. With over 150,000 graduates and an exceptional faculty, Willis College is proud to be a pipeline for producing some... [Read More]
by RSS Jennifer Teeters  |  Jul 05, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
It’s evident that demand for trained and experienced cybersecurity professionals far exceeds supply. With 46% of organizations now claiming that they have a problematic shortage of cybersecurity skills, significantly up from last year at just 28%, its apparent that the growing cybersecurity talent shortage is starting to represent a global security risk. [i]   Lacking a comprehensive cybersecurity education and training strategy, large organizations are going to continue to battle highly sophisticated and well-organized cyber-adversaries... [Read More]
by RSS Stephan Tallent  |  Mar 22, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends