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Men failing at tightrope walking The skills gap is most acute in the health care and technology sectors, as well as in the trades, middle-skilled jobs and high-skilled STEM jobs. (Image: Shutterstock)

The country’s long-term economic prosperity is being threatened by a skills gap that just keeps growing, according to the Society for Human Resource Management’s 2019 State of the Workplace report.

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.

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