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Audio: Merisotis talks talent on The Costa Report

Radio host Rebecca Costa spoke with Jamie Merisotis, president and CEO of Lumina Foundation, during a one-hour broadcast of The Costa Report the week of Nov. 7. Costa invites newsmakers and thought-leaders to discuss challenging issues. Merisotis discussed the work Lumina is invested in to increase the country’s overall education level beyond high school, as well as proposals from his book, America Needs Talent: Attracting, Educating & Deploying the 21st Century Workforce. Their conversation touched on higher education, the workforce, social innovation, and talent development. For more information, listen here:

Listen to Rebecca Costa's interview with Jamie Merisotis

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Stronger Nation 2017 demonstration
Stronger Nation 2017 demonstration
June 19, 2017

A Stronger Nation 2017 report uses Census data to track progress in degree attainment at several levels – nationally, in metropolitan areas, in all 50 states, and down to the county level. It also contains national data and state-specific estimates that show attainment of high-quality postsecondary certificates.