Workforce and Education
We will invest in the success of people to meet the diverse needs of current and future employers.
The Chamber partners with local businesses, industries and the county school system dedicated to develop and attract skilled labor and retain employees.This group meets monthly in the training room at Worksource East Central Georgia located at 674 Washington Rd., Thomson, GA 30824
The Workforce/Education committee meets monthly at 9:00 am to work on goals set by the group and also listen to experts on topics of best practices. Contact the Chamber for information regarding upcoming programs or to RSVP for the event.
Goals for 2018-19
- Plan and Placement - Develop a program with industries for placement
- Create a formal Business/Industry Council that works directly with our local school system and leadership
- Increase business participation in schools by providing a list of guest speakers with expertise, and market this list to the schools