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Industry News & Reports

Employer Case Studies

Employer Case Studies

Employer Case Studies excerpted from Hope Street Group’s “Making Makers” report.
Benefits And Costs Of Apprenticeships

Benefits And Costs Of Apprenticeships

This study worked with two firms to analyze in detail how company performance was tied to their apprenticeship program. Using internal production data, they analyzed certain productivity metrics to put a dollar value on some of the benefits these two companies reap from their apprenticeship programs.
Hope Street Group's

Hope Street Group's "Making Makers" Report

Takes a candid look at competency and credentialing systems in the industry to overcome the frequently faced education, training and recruitment challenges. The report frames solutions, identifies best practices and goes on to propose an innovative model for a fully integrated manufacturing ecosystem.
Return on Investment Study in UK

Return on Investment Study in UK

The IMI has undertaken a two year research project, co-funded by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills, to ascertain the level of return on investment from an apprenticeship. The study looked at a cross section of businesses from micro independents to franchise dealers across the whole of the UK involving 30 automotive apprentices.
ROI Calculator

ROI Calculator

Complete this easy-to-use ROI Calculator to add up the costs to your operation. Plus see how some proven HR solutions can improve your efficiencies, reduce recruiting expenses, and likely pay for themselves
Apprenticeship LEADERs

Apprenticeship LEADERs

Includes links to upcoming events, fact sheets, and a complete listing of ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERs registered with the DOL. Use these resources to form strategic partnerships across industries and continue to grow Registered Apprenticeship.

Investing In Human Capital (Video)

Watch this video from the Center for American Progress for a conversation with leading experts to discuss the barriers to expanding apprenticeship in the United States and to consider what policy solutions can be implemented to expand opportunities for workers to get in-demand skills through apprenticeship.