Work in Burke
Work in Burke is a unique education program that shows job seekers how to identify the right job for them. Anita Brown-Graham gets the details on this innovative local and scalable solution.
Digital Extra 1:Changing students’ perceptions of their new career
Digital Extra 2: Matching curriculum to careers of the future
Talent Recruitment & Retention: More Information for ncIMPACT Season 2 Episode 11
- The Challenge – What is the problem communities are facing?
- The Solution – What is the innovative solution we want to highlight?
- The Players – Who did what to make the innovative solution work in the community?
- The Industrial Commons
- Burke Partnership for Economic Development
- Burke County Chamber of Commerce
- Burke County Public Schools
- Western Piedmont Community College—Career and College Promise
- Western Piedmont Workforce Development Board
- Carolinas Healthcare System, Blue Ridge
- Continental Corporation offers apprenticeships to three local students
- Meridian Specialty Yarn
- The Promise – Why do we think this solution holds promise for other communities?
Conserving the Landscape in the Face of Growth
S5E13 Season 5
The Arts as an Economic Engine
S5E12 Season 5
Engaging “Disconnected” Young Adults
S5E11 Season 5