Providing a competitive advantage in Minnesota
People are becoming the number one asset in many businesses. They define the quality of service offerings and fuel the growth of business. The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation is working with local universities and colleges, as well as the local business community, to develop, retain and attract talented people to the area. The net result of this effort will be to create a stronger economic base for the region, develop a competitive advantage for area businesses, enhance the vibrancy of our community and create momentum for generations to come. Learn more about our education institutions on our Connecting Education to Careers page.
In addition to identifying available programs, the GSDC is working with the following organizations to achieve our strategic objective of developing, attracting and retaining a talented workforce:
- St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce
- Central Minnesota SCORE
- Central Minnesota Jobs & Training Services
- St. Cloud State Career Services Center
- St. Cloud State Corporate Education & Outreach
- St. Cloud Technical and Community College
- Anderson Center
- Career Solutions
- Career Force St. Cloud
- Central Minnesota Manufacturing Association
- College of St. Benedict / St. John’s University Career Development
- Create CommUNITY
- Great River Regional Library
We’ve got talent! Employers and individuals in our region benefit from a broad array of talent development resources. Whether your are looking to grow or develop your workforce – or both – we’ve got solutions. Contact us to discuss these and other resources to support your workforce plans.
MN Department of Employment and Economic Development
St. Cloud State University Corporate Education and Outreach
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Customized Training
The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation is taking a leadership role in connecting local college graduates with the business community. As well, the GSDC is working with local businesses to help identify future technical skill needs, demand for undergraduate students, and the demand for prospective internships.
For more information on how the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation can assist in your professional development, please contact us.