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Jamai Blivin
Jamai Blivin is the founder and CEO of Innovate+Educate, an industry-led nonprofit implementing research-based strategies to close the skills gap and bridge the opportunity divide. You can read more about her background at:

Entries by Jamai Blivin

Putting a Spotlight on Technical and Vocational Skills

(1) Comments | Posted August 11, 2015 | 5:48 PM

Co-authored with Suzanne van de Raadt, Director Program Development, Alcoa Foundation

Every parent has a dream for his or her child, whether it's that they win the big game, excel in mathematics, become the band leader, or lead the science club. All of these achievements require skill sets that are...

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A Nation no Longer on Repeat...

(0) Comments | Posted October 6, 2014 | 1:05 PM

The national skills gap conversation is changing. While working in the midst of supply and demand day in and day out, our organization as well as many of our partner organizations believe that there is significant change creeping in...with an awareness of the changing education to employment system pushing for...

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College Grad, Will Work for Food

(2) Comments | Posted August 8, 2013 | 10:41 AM

Consider the scenario. Despite the fact that 90% of all jobs require a high school diploma, 7,000 students drop out of high school everyday. As a result, our nation faces a historical high in the number of young adults under the age of 26 without jobs. In fact, 6.5 million...

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