Increase Workforce Readiness

Businesses have access to skilled and trained employees.

Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky said he was successful because he skated to where the puck was going to be.
In a similar way, we need to prepare our workers for where the jobs are going to be tomorrow. Working with partners across the full the spectrum of education, training and apprenticeships will allow us to be more competitive and successful.
Priority Initiatives
  • Develop policy for anticipated educational services funding
  • Partnerships to enhance workforce development coordination and programming

Community Indicators

Community indicators provide insight into what is happening at the community level. Indicator data helps Pierce County to better assess the overall health and well-being of our community, benchmark ourselves against peer jurisdictions, and inform strategic planning efforts.