Strategic Initiatives + Events

The State of North Carolina has launched a free online tool called the Navigator that brings together business, education, and workforce development communities to post, search for, and measure work-based learning programsIn partnership with the State, the program piloted with Fidelity Bank in 2018.  A grant was received to design and implement the tool with community workforce development and education leaders including NC Works, Community Colleges, LEAD, Governor's Office, NCBCE collaborated on the effort.  The NCBCE Navigator is a marketplace that directly connects employers, educators and career support personnel, and indirectly with students and job seekers.  The inventory of the site is comprised of work-based learning opportunities shared by businesses ranging from guest speaking opportunities to apprenticeships. Interested in signing your company up to participate in the NCBCE Navigator? Visit Wblnavigator.org/web/organization-signup-form/  

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Raleigh4u RT @RaleighGov: New Council member Saige Martin talks about the importance of true, personal engagement with the community at the @raleighc
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Raleigh4u RT @CapitalAreaWD: There are a few high-growth industries in the Triangle that need workers! There are many positions available and we're w…
LaunchRaleigh RT @DerrickMinor: Great post by @chrisheivly on the impact of local influencers on the health of a startup community. This was (and continu…
LaunchRaleigh RT @RaleighWake: #Raleigh-based @pendoio CEO Todd Olson reflects on #growth & the future in a recent @Inc article, "the way we continue gro…
LaunchRaleigh RT @Raleigh4u: #Raleigh ranked #13 Most Educated City in America by @WalletHub. "Educated people want to live somewhere where they will get…
LaunchRaleigh RT @InnovateRaleigh: Join us 8/27 at @HQRaleigh for @ncopenpass Lightning Talks! ⚡️ Speakers will have 5 minutes for talks on mapping redl…
LaunchRaleigh RT @ncopenpass: Join us August 27 at @HQRaleigh for our first event of the fall - NC Open Pass Lightning Talks. Come hear speakers share 5…