Which party is responsible for the U.S. skills gap?

Is it schools? Employers? Local, state and federal governments?

The answer: all of the above – not to mention the fault of up-and-coming workers themselves for not studying in-demand STEM subjects, according to the results of the latest American Staffing Association Workforce Monitor survey, "The Skills Gap: Who's to Blame?"

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Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.