Colorado Resource Partners (CORE) is an alliance of organizations that integrates training and community resource partners for overall construction workforce readiness and career success. What’s different about this approach is that we’re working together in a new way.

CORE presents the employment platform, WORKNOW to place, retain and advance workers in this industry. Simply put, we help people find and keep good construction jobs. Our collaborative came together because of a shared commitment to ensuring that families living in communities directly affected by construction projects benefit from them.

CORE partners include:

WorkLife Partnership

Contact: Kate Ridings
Work 99 Inca Street Denver CO 80223 Work Phone: (303) 298-1625 Website: Website
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Biographical Info

WorkLife Partnership’s approach to economic vitality is called the Sustainable Workforce Model. It works. And we can prove it.

WorkLife Partnership is the first nonprofit organization in Colorado to deploy strategic talent engagement and retention programs that deliver proven ROI. Our Sustainable Workforce Model is expanding nationally because it works. This system engages human capital, increases economic opportunity for families through work, protects the bottom line, and builds more inclusive workplace cultures. WorkLab Innovations, a national network, is replicating the sustainable workforce model nationally.

Niche Service:

Post-placement retention support; a program Upskill also offers to coach for employers and employees on how to develop talent

Organizational Assets:

  1. Established employer network and proven employer communication strategies;
  2. Supports and resources for long-term success on the job;
  3. Developed content for employers (such as conflict resolution, etc);
  4. Growing efforts to build the capacity of non-center child care providers (FFN’s)

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