Develop Talented and Innovative People
Recommended Statewide Policy
Workforce is a key competitive asset for the 21st. Century businesses, and North Carolina strives to prepare the flexible, entrepreneurial, globally-oriented, and skilled workers sought by employers.
This strategy is based on North Carolina’s incredible asset base which can build a globally competitive talent pipeline. The state has a high-quality university system and a nationally-recognized community college system. In addition, the state’s Workforce Development Boards provide an opportunity for private sector leaders to help identify regional labor needs, guide workforce and education investments, and develop targeted training programs.