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Liddy Romero

Recent Posts By Liddy Romero:

Playing for Keeps: Strategies that Benefit Business and Workers

Posted on November 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM

When the competition for talent is fierce and monopolizes headlines in business publications, it sends a signal to employers to think through current workplace policies and practices to ensure they are competitive—that they are attracting the talent that best aligns with their workforce needs.

Topics: turnover costs, employee engagement, employers

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Topics: turnover costs, employee engagement, employers

Aspen Job Quality Fellows

Posted on April 25, 2018 at 9:07 AM
In communities across the country, there are leaders innovating to address the challenge of job quality. To support these innovations and encourage more, the Aspen Institute  Economic Opportunities Program created a  Job Quality Fellowship that brings together innovators from differing lines of focus who are engaged in work that expands the availability of better quality jobs in our economy.
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Developing local solutions to help low-income workers succeed

Posted on April 17, 2018 at 2:36 PM

As published in the Colorado Springs Gazette on April 17, 2018: http://gazette.com/developing-local-solutions-to-help-low-income-workers-succeed/article/1624477

For some, the U.S. economy is humming along: unemployment is at its lowest level since before the Great Recession, wages are improving, and the economic expansion that began in 2009 is poised to become the second-longest period of economic growth in our nation's history.

At the same time, many others feel financial uncertainty. For them, the  American Dream remains far out of reach. They're unsure about where they fit into today's economy.

Topics: workforce support, innovative workplace benefits, workforce equality, sustainable workforce model

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Topics: workforce support, innovative workplace benefits, workforce equality, sustainable workforce model