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Why good people can't get jobs : the skills gap and what companies can do about it / Peter Cappelli.

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Author/Creator:
Cappelli, Peter, author.
Publication:
Philadelphia, PA : Wharton Digital Press, [2012]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (109 p.)
Subjects:
Employees -- Training of.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Peter Cappelli confronts the myth of the skills gap and provides an actionable path forward to put people back to work.Even in a time of perilously high unemployment, companies contend that they cannot find the employees they need. Pointing to a skills gap, employers argue applicants are simply not qualified; schools aren't preparing students for jobs; the government isn't letting in enough high-skill immigrants; and even when the match is right, prospective employees won't accept jobs at the wages offered.In this powerful and fast-reading book, Peter Cappelli,
Contents:
Contents; Preface; Introduction; CHAPTER 1: Why Aren't the Vacancies Being Filled?; CHAPTER 2: The Skills Gap Debate Deconstructing Demand; CHAPTER 3: Workforce Facts and Myths Parsing Supply; CHAPTER 4: Something Is Wrong with the Hiring Process; CHAPTER 5: A Training Gap, Not a Skills Gap; CHAPTER 6: The Way Forward; Notes; Index; About the Author
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Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-61363-013-1
OCLC:
794328208
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