Facing worker shortages,
HR leaders are helping
workers learn English,
creating a new pipeline
for middle-skill workers.
By Dori Meinert
when she moved from Mexico with her two
children in 2000 to join her husband in the
U.S. Still, she was able to find a job at a
McDonald’s in Georgia, and she spent the
next eight years getting by on the few words
she could pick up each day.