Talent is one of the top priorities for employers, which is why workforce is one of our major focus areas.

Through resources that span inclusion, civic leadership, workforce partnerships, and more, we have the tools for employers to attract, develop, and retain their current and future workforce.

Middle Market Action Team

CONNECT WITH GROWING COMPANIES

The Middle Market Action Team helps middle market businesses (ranging $10M to $1B in annual revenue) attract, develop, and engage talent. Learn More ›

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

DIVERSIFY YOUR WORKFORCE

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiative provides resources on the benefits of diversifying your workforce and workplace. Learn More ›

Philadelphia Youth Network

ENGAGE YOUR FUTURE WORKFORCE

Our partner Philadelphia Youth Network can help you identify future workforce needs. Learn More ›

Select Greater Philadelphia Council

LEVERAGE REGIONAL TALENT

Select Greater Philadelphia Council has the data and tools that outline our region’s workforce assets. Learn More ›

Internship in a Box

ONBOARD COLLEGE INTERNS

Our co-authored publication with Campus Philly makes the case for why hiring college interns is crucial to your recruitment strategy. Learn More ›

First Step Staffing

RECRUIT NONTRADITIONAL WORKERS

Our partner First Step Staffing can bridge the gap and help you recruit dedicated and talented employees. Learn More ›

Young Professionals Council

CULTIVATE LEADERS OF TOMORROW

Young Professionals Council offers professional and leadership development, networking, and social impact opportunities. Learn More ›

Designing Leadership

DEVELOP IN-HOUSE CREATIVES

Designing Leadership provides professional development specifically designed for creative economy leaders. Learn More ›

Pay It Forward: Mentoring Our Future Leaders

ENROLL TALENT IN MENTORSHIP

Pay It Forward pairs young professionals with mentors from Chamber member companies. Learn More ›

Business Volunteers for the Arts

EXPAND SKILLS THROUGH VOLUNTEERISM

Volunteers for the Creative Economy offers skill-building for business and technology professionals. Learn More ›

Philadelphia Works, Inc.

EXPLORE WORKFORCE SERVICES

Our partner Philadelphia Works, Inc. has a number of services that help you find new workers and train your current workforce. Learn More ›

CreativeXchange

FOSTER TEAM-BUILDING & CREATIVE THINKING

CreativeXchange encourages different methods of problem-solving that enhance team dynamics. Learn More ›

Philly Neighborhood Growth Project (Education & Workforce Modernization)

SUPPORT WORKFORCE MODERNIZATION

The PHL Neighborhood Growth Project’s coalition members are committed to an inclusive growth agenda that champions education and workforce modernization. Learn More ›

Business On Board

TRAIN EXECUTIVES FOR BOARD SERVICE

Business On Board provides leadership development and board placement to enhance our region’s arts and culture sector. Learn More ›

Employer Engagement Toolkit

DISCOVER DATA TRENDS

The survey details answers from 800+ respondents that can help you understand what motivates young professionals. Learn More ›

10 Ways to Retain Young Talent

EXPLORE ENGAGEMENT TECHNIQUES

This publication outlines 10 ways you can retain young talent in your organization. Learn More ›

Talent Retention Case Studies

LEARN FROM OTHER EMPLOYERS

These case studies showcase innovative practices from employers who are engaging and retaining talent. Learn More ›

In addition to our workforce resources, the Talent Action Team is a cross-disciplinary group of 120+ leaders focused on creating clear pathways for the alignment between individuals and employers.