This Business Growth Strategy for Waukesha County has been developed around two core objectives. First, there is a need for a central point of contact for businesses looking for workforce, financial and site selection assistance. Second, there is a need for an organized strategy to connect businesses with organizations that have the resources to provide the assistance. The Business Growth Strategy for Waukesha County will serve as a guide for the Waukesha County Center for Growth and its strategic partners to ensure collective efforts are aligned around common goals. Through the analysis of demographic, economic and labor market information, input from the Advisory Council and benchmark research, four strategic outcomes and three key initiatives have been identified as critical to the success of the Waukesha County Center for Growth and Waukesha County businesses.
Strategic Outcome 1: The Waukesha County Center for Growth will establish itself as the central point of contact supporting businesses and communities in the economic development of Waukesha County.
Strategic Outcome 2: The Waukesha County Center for Growth will help retain, expand and attract businesses in Waukesha County.
Strategic Outcome 3: The Waukesha County Center for Growth will help connect businesses to workforce solutions.
Strategic Outcome 4: The Waukesha County Center for Growth will promote the use of and opportunities to invest in the GROW Fund.