InFocus: Workforce development strategies


Advances in technology in many industries is constantly changing, and as the economy continues to grow, so does the need for trained and qualified workers.

To meet these demands in western Massachusetts many schools, businesses, and economic development agencies are creating workforce development programs.

This Sunday on 22 News InFocus, our panel of guests are from Springfield Technical Community College where workforce development partnerships are helping to provide a steady flow of qualified employees to fill business needs in our region.

We’ll be discussing the importance of workforce development and the programs that help support economic growth and stability by focusing on education and training, as well as matching people with the employers who need those skills. 

22News InFocus airs this Sunday at noon, LIVE on the air or streaming on your mobile device using the 22News app. And if you miss it, you’ll find it on our website at

Learn more about STCC’s Workforce Development Center’s programs.

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