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Hiring and retaining good workers is one of the most important issues facing Geauga County employers. Geauga Growth Partnership is dedicated to workforce preparation by providing educational opportunities for youth and adults.
GGP’s Youth Workforce Education is designed for preparing tomorrow’s workforce today through progressive training in soft skills and workforce readiness for teenagers. See Career Readiness and Internship Program links for more information. Select Youth WF Donation Card to make a donation to support these programs. See Youth WD Program Overview 2018 for more details about the program.
Various Programs and events are offered by GGP to meet training needs as expressed by members. See current and relevant topics in Upcoming Events.
Professional Development training programs are offered as a means for businesses to build their workforce from the inside up. 2018 Supervisor Training Catalog
Workforce Continuing Education – Working in collaboration with KSU Geauga, GGP members are offered discounted fees for training in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Quickbooks and other software.
Our Youth Programs; Career Awareness, Career Readiness and our Summer High School Internship are funded by proceeds from
The Geauga Growth Partnership works to retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. GGP Key Action Areas include:
- Serving business needs as a trusted advisor, facilitator, and advocate
- Sponsoring internships and other workforce and career education initiatives
- Supporting entrepreneurs
- Addressing key issues such as health care, shale oil and gas, and utilities
- Assisting with commercial real estate needs
Announcing GGP Savings Programs
Learn more about savings resources for Healthcare, LED Lighting, Workers Compensation, and Energy available here at 2018 Grow Your Bottom Line.
Geauga Growth Partnership annually hosts the HomeGrown Geauga fundraising event to support GGP’s Youth Workforce Development programs, which are designed to “Prepare Tomorrow’s Workforce Today.”
Support the 7th Annual HomeGrown Geauga by joining us on August 3, 2019 “Under the Dome” at ASM International, 9639 Kinsman Road, Materials Park Ohio 44073.
Building an Internship Program – Best Practices
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.Newbury Business Park, Newbury OH
Entrepreneur Success Breakfast – Chef Loretta Paganini
7:30 – 9:00 a.m.ICASI, 8700 Mayfield Road, Chesterland, OH
GEL Program- DDC Clinic for Special Needs Children
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.Kent State Geauga, Burton, OH
8AM-NOONKent State University at Geauga