Industries face shortage of IT workers, ever-evolving technology demands
As Missouri’s economy heads further into the 21st century, companies of all sectors may a face crisis in the coming years. The impending crisis: a shortage of tech industry workers.
For business leaders, the shortage already is being felt around the state.
Academia and state leaders suggest relief may be on the way. Professors at Missouri’s colleges and universities said enrollment in IT programs are booming. State leaders hope changes made by a pair of task forces will prepare the state’s workforce for the decades ahead…