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Future Jobs: Starting Over
American workers are looking to "reskill" or "upskill" as they prepare for different careers. This documentary follows several Western Pennsylvanians in various stages of identifying, training, and working in new jobs - all guided by emerging trends in the workforce.


Future Jobs: Technology and Our Changing Workforce
Ongoing advancements in technology have drastically changed the workforce of today. From transportation to health care and more, a whole new set of skills is needed for a career in this new economy.

Future Jobs: Opportunity for All
Leaders in workforce development discuss the success and challenges of making sure new career opportunities benefit people in Western Pennsylvania's underserved communities.

Future Jobs: Growing Our Region's Workforce
Explore Pittsburgh’s changing workforce needs. Targeting an audience of educators, parents, and students as young as middle school, the program showcases trending and in-demand careers while explaining how young people can prepare early to achieve workforce success.

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Considering career choices, or looking to get reskilled in the new economy? Join Lynne Hayes-Freeland for WQED Future Jobs: Building the Future. Hear directly from union leaders and construction industry professionals on high demand opportunities in the building trades. Learn what it takes to find rewarding employment in the construction industry, which is projected to grow by 6.9% over the decade.

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