Business & Economics

The U S Technology Skills Gap

by Gary J. Beach
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-07-10
Genre: Business & Economics
Pages: 336 pages
ISBN 13: 1118660447
ISBN 10: 9781118660447
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : The U S Technology Skills Gap written by Gary J. Beach, published by John Wiley & Sons which was released on 2013-07-10. Download The U S Technology Skills Gap Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. What Every Technology Executive Must Know to Save America's Future Gary J. Beach. Cover image: © Mick Wiggins/AIamy Cover design: Michael Rutkowski Copyright © 2013 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved. Published by John Wiley ... -- Is a widening “skills gap” in science and matheducation threatening America’s future? That is the seminalquestion addressed in The U.S. Technology Skills Gap, acomprehensive 104-year review of math and science education inAmerica. Some claim this “skills gap” is“equivalent to a permanent national recession” whileothers cite how the gap threatens America’s future economic,workforce employability and national security. This much is sure: America’s math and science skills gapis, or should be, an issue of concern for every business andinformation technology executive in the United States and TheU.S Technology Skills Gap is the how-to-get involved guidebookfor those executives laying out in a compelling chronologicformat: The history of the science and math skills gap in America Explanation of why decades of astute warnings were ignored Inspiring examples of private company efforts to supplementpublic education A pragmatic 10-step action plan designed to solve theproblem And a tantalizing theory of an obscure Japanese physicist thatsuggests America’s days as the global scientific leader arenumbered Engaging and indispensable, The U.S. Technology SkillsGap is essential reading for those eager to see America remaina relevant global power in innovation and invention in the yearsahead.