National Business Learning Partnership (NBLP): Doing Business on the Gulf Coast:
Interested in learning about proven demand-driven models for local workforce systems? The Gulf Coast Board in Houston, TX has implemented a system-wide demand driven approach based on collective strategic planning, partnership building and effective business services.
Local practitioners can use this case study to learn specific details about the Gulf Coast approach, including its very successful Health Care Industry Initiative. An inquiry guide is also included to provide a starting point for those just beginning the process of becoming "demand driven."