Workforce Development

Create a flexible and responsive statewide workforce development system that provides Massachusetts residents the opportunity to learn the skills that employers in each region demand.

AIM Supports

Government and business must develop the best system in the world for educating and training workers with the skills needed to allow Massachusetts companies to succeed in a rapidly changing global economy.

AIM Supports

Training Tax Credit

Provide a 50 percent tax credit for eligible expenses for employees that receive training achieve successful certification through the Massachusetts Manufacturing Advancement Center Workforce Innovation Collaborative’ s (MACWIC) Applied Manufacturing Technology Pathway Certification Program.

Public Schools

AIM addresses K-12 education reform issues in partnership with the Massachusetts Business Alliance for Education (MBAE). For more than two decades, MBAE has been the voice of business on education policy, highlighting the important role of K-12 education in preparing students to become tomorrow’s workforce. AIM’s focus continues to be increased funding for high school career pathways and industry-recognized credentials to prepare students for college and career success, and targeted funding to increase students’ educational opportunity across the Commonwealth while eliminating demonstrated achievement gaps.

"Snapchef, a Dorchester-based company that provides free culinary training and staffing to thousands of would-be chefs, won the 2019 John Gould Education and Workforce Training Award. "

— 2019 Gould Award winner:
Snapchef: Training the Chefs of Tomorrow
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