Sen. Brown Pushing Training Bill

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

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