Areas of Work

AJI conducts research, education, and outreach activities geared towards advancing triple bottom line industries through recommendations that bolster key economic cluster assets: policy certainty, innovation ecosystems, access to capital, and workforce development. AJI has done extensive work in advanced energy but we aim to expand our scope to industries that intersect with this area of focus and effectively leverage opportunities in state and local economies.

Key Economic Cluster assets: policy certainty, innovation ecosystems, access to capital, and workforce development

Policy Certainty

  • Provides a clear market signal
  • Reduces business risk
  • Allows for long-term planning

Workforce Development

  • Invests resources in people
  • Bridges skills gap
  • Develops training programs and Industry partnerships

Innovation Ecosystem

  • Promotes research and development
  • Facilitates new technology to market
  • Incubates early-stage businesses

Access to Capital

  • Provides funding for new and growing businesses
  • Connects investors with market opportunities
  • Attracts entrepreneurs

The American Jobs Initiative is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Key Economic Cluster assets: policy certainty, innovation ecosystems, access to capital, and workforce development
Key Economic Cluster assets: policy certainty, innovation ecosystems, access to capital, and workforce development
Key Economic Cluster assets: policy certainty, innovation ecosystems, access to capital, and workforce development