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Targeted Business and Workforce Dashboard Pilot

Welcome to OpenBeam's prototype dashboard to present Jorrie Johnson's Rochester's Targeted Business and Workforce Participation Initiative monthyly report

 

 

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Sample of Workforce/Entrepreneurship Assets & Events


 

Key Workforce Projects

Targeted Business Enterprise Utilization Plan

Available Description

To further increase participation rates of targeted businesses and workforce on DMC projects, four priorities have been identified that are outlined below. (1) Build capacity of Targeted Businesses located in Southeastern Minnesota (2) Assess gaps with existing subcontractors to determine market opportunity. (3) Recruit women and minorities from workforce to start their own companies. (4) Host workshops to educate entrepreneurs, provide consulting services for WMBVE certification process and assist with bid process to win contracts on DMC projects.

Strategies (How)

1. Build capacity of Target Businesses located in Southeastern Minnesota

2. Evaluate the City of Rochester DMC Construction Workforce Participation 

3. Promote trade careers to under-employed, women, minorities and youth

4. Learn best practices for recruiting and training workforce

Collaborators

Status/News

July 24, 2022 City of Rochester, MN: Targeted Business Enterprise Utilization 2022 Communication

3Q2022: July message and report; (A) 2Q2022: June, May, April message and report; (B): 1Q 2022 (1) TB report and message (2) An apprenticeship readiness program is now recruiting women, people of color and veterans for careers in the construction industry. (3) Bloomberg news

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January 03, 2022 City of Rochester, MN: 2021 Targeted Business Enterprise Utilization Plan Reports

Key info includes: 4Q 2021 News;  3Q 2021 News, 2021 Global Mayors Challenge, DMC Discovery Walk Pre-bid 

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December 14, 2021 City of Rochester, MN: Building Strong Communities

Minnesota Building and Construction Trades Council is expanding Building Strong Communities to Southeast Minnesota.

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May 28, 2021 City of Rochester, MN: Targeted Business Enterprise Utilization Plan

2021-05-28 News: Msg from JJ,;  May 2021 TB Report;  ACG pledge , 

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January 01, 2021 City of Rochester, MN: 2020 Targeted Business, Workforce Participation Reports

2020-12-11 Report; 2020-11-02 October Report; 2020-09-30 September Report 

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June 17, 2020 City of Rochester, MN: Beam connecting TBE with community resources

Set up connections with Diversity Council's Community Mobilization Resources and allies

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Adminstration of Rochester's 3.12M award from Minnesota Main Street Economic Revitalization Program

Available Description

DMC and City of Rochester adminstrating the distribution of 3.12M award. Formal grant criteria will be established, including the prioritization of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) participation. DMC will serve as the administrator of the grant.

February 03, 2022 DMC EDA: Ann & Press Release of Rochester's 3.12M award from Minnesota Main Street Economic Revitalization Program

(1) Presentation to DMC Board, Feb. 2022; (2) Press Release DMC EDA to administer 3.12M distribution of MN Main Street Economic Revitalization Program.

"Formal grant criteria will be established, including the prioritization of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) participation. DMC will serve as the administrator of the grant."

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Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative & 2021 Global Mayors Challenge

Develop Description

Started first as a mayoral initiative to apply and leverage the knowledge and learning from Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Program (that offers leadership and management training to mayors and city leaders) to affecting organizational change and to foster city leaders' professional growth and the advancement of key capabilities within Rochester metro area which leads to Rochester being a finalist for the 2021 Global Mayors Challenge.

May 19, 2022 City of Rochester, MN: Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative (BHCL)

(1) Bloomberg News (local infrastructure Hub (2) Keep it local grant recognized by Bloomberg

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February 03, 2022 City of Rochester, MN: 2021- 2022 Global Mayors Challenge Status Reports

 (1) Updates to Feb. 2022 DMCC Board (2) 2022-01-18 Press Release City of Rochester Winner; (3) September 2021 DMC Presentation; (4) References: 90 Second Pitch Video, Public Media 

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Workforce Affiliated Projects, Organizations, Status

Workforce Development Related Projects
40 Workforce Development Related Project(s) registered shown in alphabetical order

Workforce Development Related Organizations
35 Organizations(s) registered, shown in alphabetical order

Workforce Development Related Status

Workforce Events
September 2022 DMC Board Meeting
CAAL: 2022 Leadership Summit: Creating Community Constellations
2022 Destination Medical Center’s Annual Meeting
Asian Pacific Minnesotans Leadership Awards Dinner: Democacy in the Time of Covid
NAWIC Annual Scholarship Golf Outing
Business Development Exchange (BDX) - Budget Development 101
Rochester First Electric Public Transit Buses Ribbon Cutting
2022 Minnesota Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit
1st Annual AAPI Small Business Expo
Economic and Cultural Exchange (Invitation Only)
DEED Innovation Roundtable
RAEDI: Community-Led Financing Rountable
Main Street Grant Opportunity
Workforce Wednesday: Engaging with Minnesota's Second Chance Workforce Resources
Small Business Administration: Business Training in Rochester
Free Workshop for Women, Minority and Veteran-Owned Businesses
Februray 3, 2022 DMCC Board Session and Collaborative Session
The Leader in You Webinar
African American/Black Construction Entrepreneur Event
HEALTH AS A CATALYST FOR GROWTH
Technovation[MN] 2021-22 Season Launchappalooza!
Emerging Entrepreneur Loan Program Webinar on Thursday, December 16th
November 4, 2021 DMCC Board Meeting
Productive Hacks by Collider
Explore Careers in Construction
Racism and the Economy Series: Focus on the Wealth Divide
Meet and Learn from Certified Minority-Owned Construction Business Owners
Entrepreneurial Bridge
Inclusive Workforce Employer Designation Lunch & Learn
Federal Reserve Bank: Racism and the Economy: Focus on Health
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