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Targets of Opportunity and Growing Occupations College of the Redwoods August 2008. What industries should we focus on? Targets of Opportunity. Five quality factors identify Targets of Opportunity. Six Targets of Opportunity. Diversified Health Care.

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targets of opportunity and growing occupations college of the redwoods august 2008
Targets of Opportunity and

Growing Occupations

College of the Redwoods August 2008

six targets of opportunity
Six Targets of Opportunity
  • Diversified Health Care
  • Building and Systems Construction and Maintenance
  • Specialty Agriculture, Food, and Beverage
  • Investment Support Services
  • Management and Innovation Services
  • Niche Manufacturing
how much do the targets matter
How much do the Targets matter?

Together, the Targets of Opportunity Industries contributed 39% of the jobs and 53% of the wages in the region’s private sector over the last 15 years.

all 6 targets of opportunity demonstrate a compelling trend
All 6 Targets of Opportunitydemonstrate a compelling trend

A sustained, structural shift in our economy.

summary of findings
Summary of Findings

6 high performing industries

53% of private sector payroll and almost 40% of jobs

Some familiar, some totally new industries for economic/workforce development to address

Demonstrated over a 15-year period that they have staying power

Sustained, structural shift in Redwood Coast economy

All counties share…it’s a regional economy

All industries pay above the median, and/or fast rising

All with appealing, robust career spans

Quality of Life key to attraction/retention

All report need for more workers and talent

implications
Implications
  • How can we form a system of education and CTE that delivers the workforce needed in the Targets of Opportunity?
  • How can we develop an attitude of opportunity in our faculty, parents and youth?
occupations of opportunity search tool
Occupations of Opportunity Search Tool
  • Step 1: Gain an Understanding of Occupational Opportunities Based on Levels of Education
  • Step 2: Select Occupations of Interest
  • Step 3: Explore Profiles for Your Occupations of Interest Using O*NET
targets of opportunity and growing occupations
Targets of Opportunity and

Growing Occupations