To support the economic health of business with a skilled, knowledgeable and prepared workforce.
The Larimer County Workforce Investment Board:
- Represents the community
- Provides employer-led, strategic leadership
- Convenes necessary partners to assist employers to find talent in existing and emerging industries
- Assists residents to reach their fullest employment potential
- Works with community resources
- Strategic Objective #1
Focus – Increase WIB focus on workforce and economic trends through use of data and measurement of results.
- Strategic Objective #2
Marketing - Increase visibility of WIB and Workforce Center services to business, labor, education, economic development, community, government and other stakeholders.
- Strategic Objective #3
Partnerships – Strengthen alignment between business, labor, education, economic development, community, government and other partners to support a changing business environment.
- Strategic Objective #4
Funding – Maximize sustainable funding for local WIB projects and initiatives.
- Strategic Objective #5
Advocacy – Increase our collective voice to influence legislation and educate legislators.
WIB Special Report: Industries and Occupations Driving the Northern Colorado Economy
by Gary Horvath (2/2012)