As part of the Massachusetts Skills Cabinet initiative launched in April 2017 with the aim of fostering strategic alignment between state and local programs, policies and resources to fuel job growth and address employer demand for talent across the Commonwealth, the Berkshire Skills Cabinet is pleased to present a draft FY2020 regional Blueprint Update outlining activities for the year. Berkshire Labor Market Blueprint 2020 Update DRAFT

The final report for FY2020 is due by July 23, 2020.  Please send remarks to by July 17, 2020 for consideration to be included in the final document. Thank you in advance for any feedback.

The original Workforce Blueprint was developed through a comprehensive year-long planning process that involved local, regional, and state leadership from workforce development, education, and economic development, and input from business and community stakeholders. This reflected a collective understanding of regional priorities and strategy for investments in seven regions across the Commonwealth, including the Berkshires.