Nicholas Wyman

Author, CEO & Keynote Speaker

Job Skills & Training in the 21st-Century Workplace.




3 Ways The Skills Gap Offers Opportunity

America has been sold on the myth that a four-year degree is the only ticket to a solid future. But in reality, this idea that everyone should pursue a college degree has fueled...


It's Time For America To Expand Modern Apprenticeship

When a room full of passionate apprenticeship advocates met in Washington yesterday for the first day of the Apprenticeship Forward conference, the mood was understandably...

Books & Magazines



What Is The One Thing That Can Strengthen America's Economic Armor?

In May 2015, automaker Volvo finalized a deal that will move most of its North American production to South Carolina, where its new plant should be operational in 2018,...


Leading On College Tuition Reform?

Last January, President Barack Obama announced a plan to make two-year community college free for all Americans. This week, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton...


Clinton's Plan To Expand Apprenticeship Makes Good Dollars And Sense

During a recent forum at South Carolina's Trident Technical College, candidate Hillary Clinton proposed a tax incentive to encourage employers to take on more apprentices. With...

Forbes Level Up

The Power of Modern Apprenticeship


Why Investing In Apprenticeship Makes Good Dollars And Sense

In a highly polarized election cycle, it is hard to find a topic on which presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump agree. But there is at least one area of...


Change This - The Power of Apprenticeship

"There is a huge shift happening in the United States right now: a return to the time-honored tradition of apprenticeship. ... Modern apprenticeships have countless advantages...

Academic Papers

World Economic Forum

Manufacturing Our Future.

Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization Volume 9 | Issue 1-2 | Winter-Spring 2014 p.113-123

MIT Press Journals

How Apprenticeships Build and Sustain Skills-Based Careers (Innovations Case Narrative: The Institute for Workplace Skills and Innovation)

INNAP: Seventh Research Conferance for Innovative Apprenticeship

INNAP 2017 Conferance on Modern Apprenticeships