Talent Development


Both the Dashboard of Economic Indicators and Voices & Choices identified the importance of preparing our region’s residents for the careers of the 21st century. While few employers continue to offer “a job for life,” it is vital that our residents have access to the education and training needed so that they are “employable for life.”

The partners of  Advance Northeast Ohio are working to identify regional opportunities to provide educational excellence and improved workforce development programs.

The partners are pursuing two main strategies to address the region’s Talent Development priority:

  • Prepare residents for present and future jobs
  • Connect employers to qualified talent

Active Regional Talent Initiatives Include: