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CNG April Mtg: Workforce challenges from Housing, Transit, Childcare

When Apr 27, 2017
from 07:30 AM to 09:00 AM
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With workforce shortage as backdrop, the April CNG meeting aims to engage attendees to formulate common approaches to communicate the need for affordable housing, effective transit and more available childcare as investment tools to expand labor capacity.

Workforce Context  (30 Minutes)

Challenges faced by moderate income families

  • Housing framework  - Steve Borchardt
  • Daycare - Jerome Ferson
  • Transit - Jennifer Woodford


Messaging Framework (10 Minutes)

How to tell the story and set the background for small group breakout - Dee Sabol

  • Common language
  • Communication media, channels and platforms (including video, social media)


Small Group Breakout (20 Minutes)

  • Story idea generation


Next Steps (10 Minutes)


Meeting Materials


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