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Help Berkeley County become a Work Ready Certified Community!

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on August 22, 2014 in
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Help Berkeley County become a Work Ready Certified Community!Employers can help their communities build a stronger workforce with the right foundational skill set by supporting their states and counties in the Certified Work Ready Communities (CWRC) initiative powered by the ACT(r) National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC). CWRC participating states, regions and counties offer a suite of ACT Work Keys assessments and the NCRC that measure an individual’s foundational workplace skills such as math, reading, information and locating skills required for a majority of today’s jobs. For more information, http://workreadycommunities.org/.

Your participation in certified Work Ready communities benefits not only your company, but the entire community as it helps job seekers and local educators both prepare for success in their respective goals. Berkeley County has reached 97% of its goal of becoming Work Ready Certified. We need you, as employers, to help us achieve 100%! Now is the time to get your business registered for supporting the Work Ready initiative.

Go to http://workreadycommunities.org/business/form to support Berkeley County as a Work Ready Community!

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Help Berkeley County become a Work Ready Certified Community!