William D. Hansen

President and chief executive of USA Funds, a group of business leaders dedicated to preparing America's college students for jobs in the 21st century economy.

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The Conversation About America's Skills Gap Is Changing

America has people without jobs, but it also has jobs without people – about 5.6 million of them, thanks to the skills gap.

Narrow Our Job Skills Gap by Building Educational Pipelines

The skills gap has been pigeonholed for many years as an education issue and left to policymakers, educators and administrators to fix. But as the top consumer of our education system, the private sector has a huge stake in this challenge and can't afford to wait for others to find a solution.