Research Products



Explains workforce challenges and best practices in workforce development, with a focus on the Heldrich Center’s experiences in workforce education training and placement programs and policies, in a presentation at the National Tooling and Machining Association's annual convention.


Reports proceedings from the Heldrich Center's annual state of workforce diversity forum, held in April 2014. Review presentations by on disability employment and inequality in the workplace and society. Also reviews a panel discussion on inequality and a vision for a more equitable America.


Examines the issue of long-term unemployment, including problems and solutions, shortcomings of current workforce development programs, strategies to assist the long-term unemployed to return to work, and potential solutions.


Offers a comprehensive framework for understanding labor market alignment with a focus on community colleges. Assesses current research and practice on the issue. Provides recommendations for future research.


Examines workforce programs offered by Raritan Valley Community College in New Jersey, with an emphasis on program selection, industry outreach, program development, and program delivery.