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Apprenticeships Are a Practical Means for Government CIOs to Develop the Workforce

Published: 24 February 2020

ID: G00466748

Analyst(s): Christie Struckman , Cathleen Blanton , Nicole Shaffer


Digital business demands new roles. Government CIOs require scarce talent for digital roles but struggle to compete on competitive pay and incentives. Reimagined apprenticeships, leveraging existing programs, can help new and tenured employees change careers to meet the growing demand.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Develop a Pilot Apprenticeship Initiative
    • Recommended Actions
  • Integrate Existing Programs Into an Apprenticeship Pilot
    • Recommended Actions
  • Get Started With Your Apprenticeship Pilot

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