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Our Driving Pillars

Talent

Talent insights, connectivity and alignment

Talent Pillar

We're Conveners and Connectors

We’ll convene business, education and workforce leaders across our bi-state region to aggregate and share insights to ensure that we have the talent we need to compete for new companies and grow our existing ones.

We're Conveners and Connectors
Talent Pillar

What We're Going to Do

INVENTORY the region’s industry, education and workforce assets to better understand talent demand and supply for Alliance investors and partners

CONVENE employers, educational institutions and workforce providers through forums and focus groups to gain deeper insights on employer needs and how education and workforce organizations can develop talent for the present and future

SHARE findings from talent research and data analysis with Alliance investors and community through a series of quality engagements

LEVERAGE Alliance Young Professionals and Power of Women audiences to help shape the Charlotte Region’s narrative of a diverse, dynamic and skilled workforce

ENHANCE collaboration with higher education, workforce development and industry partners in responding to business recruitment inquiries and understanding trends

Talent Pillar

What We'll Measure

  • Produce (3) quarterly and (1) annual report from talent insights gleaned
  • Number of regional employers, educational institutions and workforce providers convened through forums and focus groups
  • Number of project RFIs/RFPs that involved a talent-focused response or were informed by higher education, workforce development and employer partners
  • Survey data from our Alliance Young Professionals and Power of Women networks to inform our regional talent narrative
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Keva Walton

For More Information

Keva Walton

Chief Growth Officer
Economic & Talent Development
704-378-1319