Monthly Archives: May 2013

Workforce Advocacy Toolkit

Download Advocacy Toolkit. Provided by National Skills Coalition What is advocacy and why is it needed? What are basic principles for engaging in state workforce advocacy? What are the basic talking points to make to get the most of your … more

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2012 Skills Survey of NC Employers

Download 2012 Skills Survey of NC Employers The needs identified in this report support the fact that our local economies are truly global. North Carolina’s workforce is becoming more knowledge based, requiring a technically skilled workforce that is committed to … more

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North Carolina’s 2013 JobSeeker Survey

Download North Carolina 2013 JobSeeker Survey North Carolina’s economy is transitioning. Many businesses have yet to recover from the recession of 2008-2009. This has contributed to limited private training dollars and has prohibited some businesses from reinvesting in their workforce. … more

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Senate Bill 127 Customer Service, Economic Development and Transportation

Senate Bill 127, Customer Service, Economic Development and Transportation began as a benign bill that sought to align economic development regions and make them uniform and equitable. The bill languished in committee for three months before being heard on May … more

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House Bill 55 Reform Workforce Development

A joint resolution expressing the opinion of the General Assembly that the local provision of workforce investment act services should be streamlined by realigning local workforce development areas with the boundaries of councils of governments. House Bill 55, Reform Workforce … more

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Sample Letter to Legistor

2013 NC Legislative letter

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Blue Ridge Energy Spray Foam Insulation – High Country Workforce Development Board

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Centralina Workforce Development Board Wins 2012 Jerry Award

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