TAWB believes strongly in partnerships with Economic Development entities as our workforce delivery system is essential to economic development in the state. TAWB and its member boards, throughtheir Texas Workforce Solutions centers around the state, provide human resource development to current and prospective employers. We also work to ensure 1) an integrated business-driven workforce system, 2) greater educational attainment for Texas residents, 3) more jobs and opportunities for Texas Residents, 4) an increase in high-wage jobs, 5) a positive image of the Texas workforce; and 6) increased competitiveness of Texas businesses.
TAWB and its member boards must also continuously scan the business, educational, and economic environment to project Texas’ future needs by planning for both the long and short-term needs of employers and employees. We work to address those needs and ensure 1) an increased efficiency and alignment of the workforce system; and 2) relevant data to effectively and efficiently promote workforce opportunities.