Middlesex 3 Coalition Wraps Up Its Year, Looks to the Future
From the article:
Judy Burke, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement at Middlesex Community College, moderated a panel discussion on the economic outlook for the region in 2019. On the panel were Dr. Mark Melnik, Director of Economic & Public Policy Research at the University of Massachusetts’ Donahue Institute; Peter Milano, Senior Business Development Director, Massachusetts Office of Business Development; Peter Farkas, Executive Director for the MassHIRE Greater Lowell Workforce Board; and Dr. Scott Latham, an Associate Professor at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.
The panelists outlined the state of the current workforce, noting Massachusetts’ low unemployment rate and strong growth in the industries of health care, manufacturing, and professional and technical services.
December 11, 2018