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PROFOUNDLY DISCONNECTED®?

  • * A trillion dollars in student loans.

  • * Record high unemployment.

  • * Three million good jobs that no one seems to want.

The goal of Profoundly Disconnected® is to challenge the absurd belief that a four-year degree is the only path to success. The Skills Gap is here, and if we don’t close it, it’ll swallow us all. Which is a long way of saying, we could use your help…

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GUESS WHAT!
MIKE’S ON CNN!

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Have you heard about Mike’s new show “Somebody’s Gotta Do It”?  The premiere is Oct. 8th at 9pm – yep, it’s on CNN.  Stay tuned for SGDI news on mikerowe.com. Catch new episodes every Wednesday!

DUBISKI CAREER HIGH SCHOOL DOING
THEIR PART TO CLOSE THE SKILLS GAP

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Read what Mike had to say about his visit to Grand Prairie Texas – where he met some great students and witnessed the support they receive from Holt Cat.

WHAT MAKES MIKE TICK? SOMEBODY’S GOTTA ASK

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Glenn Beck talks to Mike about his new show “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” and his early Baltimore days. Watch the video – HERE.

MEDIAPLANET USA TODAY
MANUFACTURING IN AMERICA

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Mike’s call to Empower America’s Tradesmen – ‘We need to nurture mechanical talent in all those who possess it and encourage all forms of learning.’

DOING WHAT YOU LOVE
FOR FUN AND PROFIT

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Imagine being 20 years old and working at a job that you love and making good money at it.  Luis doesn’t have to imagine – he is living his dream.  Read his story – HERE.

TRADES WORTHY
NEWS

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Find articles about the trades, education, jobs and other related news – HERE.

CHECK OUT WHAT
WE’RE SELLING!

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Are you buying what we’re selling? You should be, we’ve got great stuff and all the proceeds help pay for scholarships. Check out the merchandise HERE

mrWF/MTI
SCHOLARSHIP

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NOW AVAILABLE for high school seniors – mrW/MTI Scholarship Program. Learn a skill, Master a Trade – Enjoy a Great Career!

MIKE’S TESTIMONY FOR THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES

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Mike testified before the House Committee on Natural Resources to discuss “American Energy Jobs: Opportunities for Skilled Trade Workers” See what he had to say here.

FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP SUCCESS STORIES

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mrWF is making a difference. Check out the “Faces of the Foundation” get inspired to start your own career in the skilled trades.

DISAPPROVAL FROM A FAKE JOURNALIST

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Read Mike’s response to a “good-natured socialist” who disapproves of the mikeroweWORKS concept.