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Charlotte's Evolving Job Market


The Charlotte-area job market is showing some signs of recovery. Which jobs will be most prevalent in the post-recession economy? What challenges lie ahead for workers and employers? This WFAE Public Conversation explored "Charlotte's Evolving Job Market." Panelists Were: Cheryl Richards - Dean, Cato Campus and Professional Careers Division, CPCC Steve Sellers - Executive Search Consultant, Anderson and Associates Mark Vitner - Senior Economist, Wells Fargo Resources: Marketplace: Jobs of the Future http://pronetcharlotte.com/ Provides resources for dislocated professionals; Charlotte Mecklenburg Workforce Development Board. www.cpcc.edu/changingcareers Provides resources for changing careers; Central Piedmont Community College. www.myskillsmyfuture.org Tools for job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals; U.S. Department of Labor. www.ncstars.org North Carolina workforce development boards. http://continuinged.uncc.edu/ www.rccc.edu/r3center Located in Kannapolis and serves all types of workers. www.cits.groupsite.com/main/summary Maintains a listing of Career Transition/Networking Groups throughout Mecklenburg County, posts jobs, and shares other resources. View photos of the event. Listen to the discussion.