The skills gap seems to affect some work more than others. As one manager says, there are more options to earning money today, and also that teenagers aren’t working in jobs as they once did.

The Fastest Growing Jobs Sector for Young Adults is Now Self-employment

To be clear, self-employment strictly means if your business has been incorporated including sole-proprietorship which are not limited liability corporations.

Hawaii’s unemployment rates are low, but businesses are suffering.

US economy: Why black Americans still find it harder to get jobs

Bay Area Employers Struggle to Fill Job Openings

Skills gap costly to employers

Government Helping To Bridge The Skills Gap

Manufacturing skills gap continues to grow

Mike Rowe on US worker shortage: Not just a skill gap, a will gap

Empowering a skills-based labor force

Enzi: Career and technical education bill is a great bipartisan achievement