"The Foundation's announcement also mentions what I think is the
most important element of all: the "training classes will give
attendees the broad, foundational knowledge and networking, needed
to thrive in their careers today." The italics are mine.
"What you know and how well you know is always important. But,
in times like these, knowing who needs those skills, good old
fashioned networking is more important than ever. As my friend and
long time writer and editor, Esther Schindler, all too aptly puts
it, "HR people exist to eliminate resumes, not to find people."