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Unformatted text preview: The labor department announced a $3 million grant program to help schools businesses and government provide computer skills. They also committed $8 million for a website that allows employers to post job openings and enables prospective employees to pots their resumes. The industry admits one of the biggest challenges is to remove the nerd stigma that has been attached to the computer profession. In order to do this the Commerce Department hosted several activities aimed at highlighting past National Medal winners of technology. The industry planned to distribute several copies of a video made by Microsoft to high schools and colleges. The aim of this video is to show this is a trendy line of work. You do not have to be a nerd to work with computers....
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- Spring '10