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T G Talks

Fix-it Clinics

Hops Forward Event

Sponsorship Opportunities

Training Opportunities

OUR IMPACT

Placed 795 people in tech and communications jobs for the U.S. Department of Labor

Helped area businesses advance over 100 workers in less than two years

Assisted more than 600 people from ALANA communities connect to higher-level jobs

More than 500 people gained advanced skill training via our partnerships

OUR MODEL

BOOST EMPLOYEE SKILL SETS

Takoda Group collaborates with employers to find training solutions that address employee skill gaps—and supports recruiting efforts by connecting employers with highly qualified job candidates from all professional levels and diverse communities.

FIND EMPLOYMENT

Whether you are a seasoned professional or a recent graduate, Takoda Group can connect you to employment. Our team has placed hundreds of candidates in positions across the Twin Cities. We will help you build your professional profile, prepare for interviews and support you in your job search.

REALITY CHECK

  • 7,606 open information technology jobs in Minnesota (Indeed, April 20, 2016)
  • Minnesota is poised to experience a major slowdown in the growth of its labor force (Minnesota Economic Trends)
  • 70,000 new workers added from ALANA communities (African, Latino, Asian, and Native American) from 2007 to 2013 compared to 2,500 new white workers (Bruce Corrie, Professor of Economics at Concordia University)

PARTNERS

MN IT

ADVISOR—EMPLOYER

MN IT

Impact Group

ADVISOR—EMPLOYER

Impact Group

MPLS Foundation

SUPPORTER

MPLS Foundation

University of Minnesota

INCLUSIVTY PARTNER

University of Minnesota

United Way

SUPPORTER

United Way