Employer and Community Engagement Services
Aims is committed to engaging and supporting our local businesses and workforce through a variety of community college partnerships and services. If you're an employer in Northern Colorado, you can work with Aims to build industry exposure to students and the general population, as well as recruit, train and retain your workforce.
We’re here to help your business grow and thrive by addressing your unique needs and finding or customizing a work-based learning solution that makes sense for you.
Depending on goals and size, we can help businesses and organizations expand their opportunities through work-based learning by:
- Building industry awareness and exposure
- Creatively strategizing with hiring and onboarding processes
- Developing and retaining their current workforce
We can help you with your workforce development and retention efforts through training programs, continuing education, customized corporate training and workshops.
Our Community Lab, corporate sponsorship opportunities, and event hosting services can also help you reach your future workforce – or schedule a campus tour to see all we have to offer.
We provide multiple avenues for you to promote your business or organization to our student population and the general public. We can help you get your reputation out to students through scholarship support, student sponsorships, recruitment tables, apprenticeships, internships, job shadow opportunities and more.
You can help ensure a smooth hiring and onboarding process by engaging with future employees through internships, service-learning opportunities, special projects and even serving on an advisory board.
About Employer Relations
Aims offers these engagement services as part of the Aims Strategic Plan, which identified three important strategies:
- Empower Students to Succeed
- Enhance Operational Performance
- Enrich NOCO Economic Development
The Employer Relations Committee emerged from the third strategy and is responsible for identifying and developing ways in which Aims can engage and support the community and workforce.
Purpose: Build a Stronger Community
Mission: Provide knowledge and skills to advance the quality of life, economic vitality, and overall success of the diverse communities we serve.