The Workforce/Skill Shortage Paradox: No Magic Bullet

Ryan McShane

What is a paradox? According to a dictionary definition, a paradox is a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth. This may be the case concerning our current and near-term projected workforce shortage. Why is thisa paradox? It may be obvious to some… there are millions out of work and the nation holds nearly double-digit unemployment rates. How could one say we have a workforce/skill shortage? In two words: Baby-B...
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