How do you find the best talent to keep your business competitive in this growing economy? Our Business Services Team stands ready to help!

We can provide customized services at minimal to no-cost to help you maintain and grow your company. In addition to helping you find and retain talent, we have staff who can help you make sense of the latest Labor Market Information for your business navigating the affects of wages, commuting patterns, and where to find the available workforce. Timely Labor Market Information goes a long way when developing a workforce strategy to meet your existing and future human capital needs. Business Services staff can travel to your place of business to consult with you and customize services based on specific needs. They will guide you to the wealth of resources available through our partner network with economic development, education, and workforce development. For more information, please contact Jennie Bowen, Workforce Development Director at 252.974.1815.

Business and Employer Services Team (BEST)

Our Business and Employer Services Team is ready to work in partnership with your organization. The workforce is the biggest asset and investment an employer will make in our local-area, so you deserve the BEST! Our teams provide an array of services to assist you to recruit, train, and retain a skilled workforce. Services such as posting job orders, screening candidates, and assessing new-hires for hidden skills are just a few of the benefits an employer receives by connecting with our team. Whether you are new to North Carolina, or a well-established business with deep roots, our staff will work closely with you, get to know your unique business needs so that we can make recommendations and help you create a plan to reach your workforce goals.

Contact your local NCWorks Career Center to talk with a BEST Member today!  Career Centers are located in Beaufort, Bertie, Hertford, Martin, & Pitt Counties.

2016 Employer Needs Survey Released:  2016-Employer-Needs-Survey

NC Today, April 2018:  April 2018 NC Today

Cluster Identification Report – June 2018:  Industry_Cluster_Identification

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