TALENT ATTRACTION, RETENTION & DEVELOPMENT FOR ERIE, HURON, & OTTAWA COUNTIES
Firelands Forward Workforce Development - a business driven engine dedicated to advancing economic competitiveness and quality of life in the Firelands region.
A four-year college is just one of many options when it comes to a fulfilling and sustainable career
Not only are the Firelands affordable when it comes to cost of living, we are home to some of the best and largest employers in Ohio.
We support local school districts to familiarize, prepare, and connect students, with employment opportunities
Connecting businesses with talent
Firelands Forward has developed a new digital tool called WorkInFirelands. It is designed to connect regional job seekers with employment, students with internships, and businesses with the data they need to navigate the competitive labor market in the Firelands Region
Employer Resource Network
Supporting your workforce
Partnering with the Employer Resource Network of Ohio to create a collaborative group of Employers dedicated to attracting, retaining, and supporting their employees.
Employer Benefits of ERN:
HR productivity increase
Outsourced social network
Increased EAP usage
Employer of Choice
Reduced training cost
reduced recruiting cost