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ARE YOU PROFOUNDLY DISCONNECTED®?

  • * A trillion dollars in student loans.

  • * Record high unemployment.

  • * Three million good jobs that no one seems to want.

The mikeroweWORKS Foundation started the Profoundly Disconnected® campaign to challenge the absurd belief that a four-year degree is the only path to success. The Skills Gap is here, and if we don’t close it, it’ll swallow us all. Which is a long way of saying, we could use your help…

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WORK ETHIC SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM

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The 2016 Work Ethic Scholarship Program is now closed. Please check back for future programs.

HOT UNDER THE BLUE COLLAR
PART 5

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I just read this letter and threw up in my mouth bit. Care to join me?

mrWF OFFERING TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS TO NLSC

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SkillsUSA and the mrWF are teaming up once again to increase opportunities for SkillsUSA students to attend the NLSC. All applications must be received by close of business on Friday, May 27, 2016.

HOW TO MAKE THE SKILLS
GAP WIDER

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with WalletHub and Channel 10 News. I think the biggest reason so much legitimate opportunity goes unloved, is due to our bizarre obsession with separating “good jobs” from “bad jobs.”

FORBES: DISPELLING 5 DAMAGING MYTHS ABOUT BLUE COLLAR LABOR

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This is an article over at Forbes, and the writer – Kathy Caprino – is doing a great job of promoting jobs that actually exist.

WANT A JOB?

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Check here to see what our partners have available.

TRADES WORTHY
NEWS

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Find articles about the trades, education, jobs and other related news – HERE.

CHECK OUT WHAT
WE’RE SELLING!

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Are you buying what we’re selling? You should be, we’ve got great stuff and all the proceeds help pay for scholarships. Check out the merchandise HERE
JOSHUA LOY – mrW SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT & ALL-AROUND GOOD GUY
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JOSHUA LOY mrWF Work Ethic Scholarship – Josh is a newlywed, he’s working as an HVAC tech during the day and attending classes at night.

MIKE’S TESTIMONY FOR THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES

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Mike testified before the House Committee on Natural Resources to discuss “American Energy Jobs: Opportunities for Skilled Trade Workers” See what he had to say here.

FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP SUCCESS STORIES

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mrWF is making a difference. Check out the “Faces of the Foundation” get inspired to start your own career in the skilled trades.

MTI INTERVIEWS mrWF PRESIDENT
MARY SULLIVAN

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You Have to Start Somewhere – MTI talks to mikeroweWORKS Foundation President Mary Sullivan about the foundation and more.

EAGLE SCOUT LETTER

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Mike has written a letter and will personalize and sign it for any Eagle Scout out there who requests it. HERE is where you find out how to receive yours.

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