Employers in upstate New York are using English language training as one solution to help fill open roles. In a featured op-ed for TLNT, Dr. Katie Nielson, Chief Executive Officer at Voxy, describes how local businesses are overcoming the difficulties of attracting talent in this area.
Throughout the United States, we only meet the needs of four percent of adult English language learners who are immigrants. In this latest edition of Language Magazine, Dr. Katie Nielson, Chief Education Officer at Voxy, provides insight into the radical re-thinking required to make language programs in the U.S. more effective.
Voxy is excited to be part of an initiative with Lancôme and ProLiteracy that will improve the literacy skills of women throughout the United States. In the US, 43 million adults are low literate and two-thirds of this population (28 million) are women. Learn more about the Write Her Future Campaign.
Voxy has a heightened interest in developing more programs that fill English language gaps in the aviation industry. In our latest post, we explore a tragedy that still haunts the aviation industry today and why effective English language training programs are needed to prevent further crises.
There are hidden costs that eventually come to the surface if a company decides not to invest in an efficient language training program. Voxy Channel Partner Joseph Williams, General Manager of The Language Co. in Chile, explores four hidden costs to be aware of in this guest blog post.
Whether co-founders of iconic companies or adding to economic growth, immigrants are the backbone of the United States. Despite innovative contributions, immigrants face significant obstacles. Learn how Voxy’s New Americans Initiative helps immigrants bring their invaluable skills to the workplace.
Senior leaders are often a blocker to getting effective, technology-mediated workplace English programs off the ground. Read as we explore common objections to implementing a language learning program and effective answers to help ensure your employees get the language training they need.
Amazon recently unveiled “Upskilling 2025,” an initiative to retrain employees from their corporate offices through fulfillment centers. HR Technologist, a respected publication for HR and L&D professionals, interviewed tech industry leaders to get key takeaways from Amazon’s announcement.
Katalyst, a non-profit in India, is on a mission to empower young women from low-income communities to take on leadership roles in the corporate and government sectors by developing their English language skills. Read about the positive impact on language training engagement after implementing Voxy.
International yogurt manufacturer Chobani recently launched a Voxy English language training program. The program will run for six months and includes fourteen Chobani employees. The Voxy/Chobani collaboration evolved with support from the Workforce Development Institute in New York.