Markle | Advancing America's Future
Markle | Advancing America's Future

Advancing America’s Future

The Markle Foundation is working to expand access to quality jobs for all Americans

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Helping people to move into good jobs regardless of educational attainment by gaining greater recognition for the skills they have achieved through other means.

More than 60% of adults in the workforce have built skills through work experience but do not have a bachelor’s degree.


Latest Updates from Markle

New Courses to Help You Tap into Top Talent Using Skills-Based Practices

This free, online training series is for hiring managers, HR staff or anyone who wants to learn about skills-based practices and understand the business benefits of adopting this approach.

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Now is the Time to Invest in the Career Coaches Who Support our Workforce

We recognize the critical role of career coaches and the importance of providing support and resources to help guide their clients and flourish in their own careers. That’s why we want to highlight the great work career coaches do and share our free Foundational Career Coach Skills Training.

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Will Skills-First Employers Fare Better During A Recession?

Amid economic headwinds, Markle’s Beth Cobert and Grads of Life’s Elyse Rosenblum sat down to offer their insights on how – and why – companies should establish and accelerate skills-based strategies.

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Our Initiatives & Focus Areas

Markle’s priority is advancing solutions toward a labor market that will enable workers in America to move into good jobs in the digital economy.

Rework America Alliance

The Rework America Alliance, a Markle Initiative, is a unique partnership of civil rights organizations, nonprofits, private sector employers, labor unions, educators, and others working to help millions of people from low wage roles move into better jobs.

Through our committed network of partners, the Alliance is developing data-driven resources to support the organizations and individuals that are helping workers throughout the U.S. Learn More

Research Consortium on Technology Policy and Good Jobs

The Markle Foundation’s Technology Policy Consortium aims to create policies and identify business models that enable developing technologies (artificial intelligence, automation, robotics, additive manufacturing, quantum computing, and others) to become engines to broaden economic participation.

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