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“The Great Resignation” or the War for Engagement?

For years now, organizations have devised numerous methods of retaining employees while keeping them at the office — from free lunches to arcade games to beer on tap, typically in a common area that looks like a whole lot of fun to hang out in. But according to Axios, it’s actually engagement — as opposed to perks and even pay — that keeps the best and brightest from leaving their jobs. And this...

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NFTE Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

The Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, powered by the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), is an eight-month-long series of business plan-and-pitch competitions that take place at the local, regional, and national levels, culminating in a high-stakes national championship in New York City. Every year, thousands of students compete for the chance to win the championship title.NFTE has been...

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Announcing the SyncUp Colorado Finalists!

Educators, employers, and young people have historically seen the four-year degree as the primary pathway to access a quality career. Degrees deliver great value for some, but for young people who are unable to afford or complete a degree, there are very few viable alternatives. Enter the SyncUp Colorado Challenge, which works to create viable, affordable, alternative pathways to high-quality...

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Students Creating a Better and More Sustainable Future for All

Every fall, the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) launches a new set of challenges in the NFTE World Series of Innovation (WSI). And every fall, Skild is proud to partner with them on their mission. This year is no exception. 

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Challenge Spotlight: CAES Pathways to INL Net Zero

After partnering with CAES on numerous challenges, Skild is proud to announce that we’ve joined forces once again — this time on the CAES Pathways to INL Net Zero challenge.

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Finalists Announced: GeniusNY

For the fifth consecutive year, Skild has partnered with GENIUS NY, the world’s largest accelerator program for unmanned systems, IoT, and big data. The program is funded by Empire State Development and administered at CenterState CEO’s Tech Garden incubator in Syracuse, New York. Five finalists are selected for the year-long program and receive $3M in funding.

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Renewal Transformation Challenge 2021

Once again, Skild is thrilled to partner on the Elsevier-ISES Renewal Transformation Challenge. Now in its third iteration, this challenge recognizes and honors outstanding work encouraging progress furthering ISES’ vision of a world powered by 100% renewable energy. This vision requires a global transformation of our energy systems to efficient and affordable renewable energy sources. 

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