* 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…
mrW TURNS 6 & WORK ETHIC SCHOLARSHIP NEWSTime flies when you’re promoting the skilled trades and offering scholarships to worthy students. Read Mike’s Labor Day blog - HERE.
DO YOU HAVE A VISION FOR YOUR SUCCESS?Watch his story.
NOW AVAILABLE for high school seniors – mrW/MTI Scholarship Program. Learn a skill, Master a Trade – Enjoy a Great Career!
CHECK OUT WHAT
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
OFF THE WALL: DISAPPROVAL FROM A FAKE JOURNALIST
Read Mike’s response to a “good-natured socialist” who disapproves of the mikeroweWORKS concept.
Mike’s new show “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” will be coming to CNN in October! Read what he has to say about it here.
TRADES WORTHY NEWSFind articles about the trades, education, jobs and other related news – HERE.
FLASHBACK “LIFE LESSONS”12 year old Connor asks Mike about his important life lessons in this blog from 2013. Read it – HERE
GET AHEAD BY GETTING DIRTY
Mike certainly has spent time in the trenches when it comes to work he did while shooting Dirty jobs. Read what he took away from the experiences in this Men’s Health article.
MIKE’S TESTIMONY FOR THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
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
mrWF is making a difference. Check out the “Faces of the Foundation” get inspired to start your own career in the skilled trades.
OFF THE WALL:
SAFETY THIRD REVISIT
The hotbed topic Safety Third is as relevant today as when Mike first brought it up in 2009. Read his blog – HERE.
MIKE WROTE A BOOK!? LISTEN TO HIM READING THE PREFACE!
Yep. He finally did it. And it’s a real page turner. True, there’s only one page but it’s a ZINGER of a page. Hear Mike read the preface, and buy the book!