Charlotte Works and regional partners receive certified career pathway

Charlotte Works and regional partners receive certified career pathway

February 14, 2017 | Charlotte Works Staff

The Southwest Prosperity Zone — which includes the 10 counties served by Charlotte Works, Centralina and Gaston County workforce development boards — received its advanced manufacturing career pathway certification at the NCWorks Commission quarterly meeting on Feb. 8 in Raleigh. The year-long process addressed criteria outlined by North Carolina’s Department of Commerce such as employer […]

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System Change and Justice, letter from Charlotte Works President/CEO

November 30, 2016 Katrina Louis

Dear Community, As many of us waited in anticipation in the case against Officer Bradley Vinson, the reminders of protests related to the shooting of Keith Scott looms in our minds. Most important, many of us imagine the social and economic disparities that lead to mistrust no matter our desires for justice. As today is a difficult […]

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Workforce by the Numbers: Charlotte economy projected to grow in 2016

January 16, 2016 Charlotte Works Staff

Workforce by the Numbers is our monthly look at the statistics and data that are shaping the workforce in the Charlotte region.   It comes as no surprise to Charlotte residents that the city and the surrounding areas are experiencing a period of tremendous growth: a picture of the Charlotte skyline from even 15 years […]

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