Digital Readiness Survey

Digital Readiness Survey

Digital readiness is key to building a stronger workforce and strengthening the State’s economy. “According to the Brookings Institutions, two-thirds of new jobs between 2010 and 2016 required medium to high digital skills,” said Roberto Gallardo, Assistant Director...
UNK breaks ground with new STEM building

UNK breaks ground with new STEM building

KEARNEY, Neb. — The University of Nebraska at Kearney is breaking ground one shovel at a time. Construction for the new STEM building has begun and soon UNK will have one building to bring four departments together. The 80,000-square foot building will be between the...
Job trends show Nebraska’s need for tech

Job trends show Nebraska’s need for tech

About a million Nebraskans are working, according to the state Department of Labor. At 2.8 percent Nebraska’s unemployment rate is fourth lowest in the country. That’s a good thing, and a bad thing. “It can restrict job growth somewhat,” said Eric Thompson, a...