Using Regional Economics to Decipher the Workforce Dilemma and Create a Scalable ROI (November 2018)

Panelist: Alexandria Wright Ph.D., Director, Economic and Workforce Development Ventura County Community College District


For businesses and training providers alike, building a pipeline to good-paying jobs comes with an abundance of logistical challenges.  Since 1998 the Foundation for California Community Colleges has operated Career Catalyst, a suite of human resource services to help employers hire workers for full- and part-time jobs, work experience opportunities, or paid internships. Traci Holt from Alliance for Workforce Development and Milken Institute Fellow Michael Bernick discuss tools that can bridge training to employment.