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  • Low Unemployment Rate Means Fewer Workers for Companies

    This article was originally published on clevelandbanner.com.“Most of the places you would want to locate a plant anywhere in the county are facing the same type of situation we are. It’s kind of a perfect storm.” — Gary FarlowThere was a time when people could not find jobs.Now, there are not enough people to fill the available positions.That is where the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce’s new initiative comes into play.That was the subject presented to the Ro...  Read More...

  • Gardenhire, Bell Offer Support to the New Chamber Initiative

    This article was originally published on clevelandbanner.com.Sen. Todd Gardenhire (R-Chattanooga) along with Sen. Mike Bell (R-Riceville) have announced their public support for the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce’s workforce development campaign.   Read More...

  • ‘Your Skills. Your Future’ Drive Shared with Kiwanis

    This article was originally published on clevelandbanner.com.Having launched its “Your Skills. Your Future.” initiative in January, the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce continued to spread the word by visiting the Cleveland Kiwanis Club on Thursday.Chamber Director of Workforce Development Sherry Crye and Director of Existing Industry Programs Lisa Pickel were on hand to share more information about “Your Skills. Your Future.”According to Crye, the local education facilities have been makin...  Read More...

  • Bradley County Launches Workforce Campaign

    This article was originally published on timesfreepress.com.Facing a tightening labor market coupled with rapid job growth, Bradley County on Friday kicked off a new effort to help meet what officials call "critical" workforce needs.Dubbed "Your Skills. Your Future," the three-year campaign centers on a new website where students, parents, educators and others can learn more about resources for jobs, post-secondary education, financial aid, certifications and training."It's focused on Bradl...  Read More...