Developing our region’s talent so that they have the skills needed by growing employers is one of the key strategies of Advance Northeast Ohio and it’s the goal of a new bill to be introduced by U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, a partner in ANEO.
The Strengthening Employment Clusters to Organize Regional Success (SECTORS) Act would link technology industries in need of workers with two-year colleges, which could develop specialized training to meet regional employment needs — sometimes across state lines. The legislation would provide funding to help mid-level workers develop new skills to meet the demand of growing businesses in bioscience and other tech sectors.
Learn more in a recent article in the Mansfield News Journal