The Northeast Oklahoma Manufacturers’ Council, Inc will provide leadership to form partnerships to continuously improve manufacturing operations, address manufacturing issues and concerns, foster employee development, modernize technology, support industrial education, and promote corporate citizenship.
BERC / Housatonic Community College Employer Surveys
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) Cluster Research- Michael Porter
CT Economic Resource Center/Connecticut Business and Industry Association Business Workforce development $10,000 grant
State of CT Cluster Funding $125,000
DOL Grant $1.7 million
META Logic Model Problems Activity Outcome Intermediate Final Centralized Facilities Continuous assessment Low unemployment (2.4%- 7/00) Perception of the Manufacturing Industry Sustainability techniques Metrics for ROI Create business alliances Training Lack of Educational Programs Customized job training program designed to build on the resources of industry partners Resume Database Lean Manufacturing Database for tracking Outcome Measurements Competitive, Trained Work- force Value added organization Model for Cluster Development Retiring Workforce Low-population Growth Incorporate Lean
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