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ColoradoBiz: Can Practical Education Close Colorado’s Skills Gap?

If you’re a Colorado business leader, then you might think we’re stating the obvious: Young Coloradans aren’t always prepared for the jobs that are available today.

To close this “skills gaps,” the Colorado Chamber of Commerce partnered with Colorado Succeeds, Colorado Inclusive Economy, Colorado Technology Association, and Colorado Thrives to launch the Education to Employment Alliance late last year. The Alliance aims to shape Colorado’s workforce by improving practical and experiential opportunities such as apprenticeships – which have been a lifeline for some local Zoomers.

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