Advancing a Jobs-Driven Economy

Advancing a Jobs-Driven Economy: Higher Education and Business Partnerships Lead the Way compiles expert opinions from postsecondary and corporate leaders about how education and business can better collaborate to address the talent gap in the STEM workforce. The publication focuses on connecting education and business to better prepare students for the current and future job market, and showcases effective partnerships and case studies. Advancing a Jobs-Driven Economy was produced by STEMconnector with contributions from Rob Denson, President of Des Moines Area Community College; Dr. Martha Kanter, Executive Director of the College Promise Campaign and Senior Fellow at the Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy at New York University; and several executive, non-profit, and higher education leaders.