BUSINESS
01/23/2015 08:56 am ET

What One CEO Discovered On A 'Listening Journey' Through Unemployment Lines In America

Alexis Ringwald, co-founder and CEO of LearnUp, said she went on a "listening journey" through unemployment lines in America and discovered there's a skills gap and a challenge even for people to get an entry-level job.

"We decided to partner with employers directly -- they're the only ones who know exactly what skills you need," she told HuffPost Live of LearnUp.

Ringwald said a couple of hours of LearnUp training will triple someone's chances of getting a job.

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