The secret to closing the nation’s skills gap: moms

For years, Americans have been talking about the growing skills gap: 7 million science, technology, engineering and math jobs are predicted to open by 2028, according to the labor market analysis firm EMSI, and employers fear there won’t be enough skilled workers to fill them. Americans have been talking, too, about how closing the gender gap is crucial to solving this problem. While women constitute nearly half the US workforce, they hold just 29% of STEM jobs. 4 signs a company is a good employer for women Shell is tying executive pay to carbon emissions. Here’s why it could create real impact America is facing a leadership crisis. It’s on us to fix it Excellent technical programs are often designed …