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We Have the Talent in Greater New Orleans

GNO, Inc. recognizes that the economic growth of our region and its businesses depends upon the strength of our qualified labor pipeline. We continue to build and develop innovative programming and resources to help create economic mobility for our residents as they build careers within our local companies in our key growth industry sectors.

Find the Talent You Need in Greater New Orleans

Greater New Orleans has a proud legacy of developing a strong workforce in skilled trades and manufacturing. Innovation around space and energy exploration, as well as transformative solutions to environmental challenges have all taken place in Greater New Orleans due to the strong workforce and companies in the region. These advancements continue to drive our economy, as our expertise and products are exported around the world.

At GNO, Inc., we develop business and industry demand-driven programs to help meet the talent needs of our employers.  Through our tools and resources like GNOCareerGuide.org, WorkNOLA.com, Employer Connections roundtable series, and demand-driven workforce initiative, GNOu, the region cultivates an ecosystem that connects industry, higher education, and local talent to the jobs of today and tomorrow. GNO Inc.’s GNOu programs are seen as a triple win: companies receive the employees they need; higher education partners receive market-relevant curricula for their students; and residents are better equipped and trained for the high-wage, high-demand jobs in our region.


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Here to help with talent needs and employer connections

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Explore the demand-driven workforce programs in Greater New Orleans

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GNO Career Guide

Explore and learn about career pathways in Greater New Orleans

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GNO Rocs (Region One Center for STEM)

A regional initiative focused on promoting STEM training and implementation, to build a strong and prepared workforce for the jobs of today, and tomorrow

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Mechatronics Apprenticeship Program

Three regional companies have partnered with three regional schools for an innovative training program

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Music Industry Career Development University Program

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The Tech Hub at NOBIC

Programming to prepare enrolled students for a rewarding job in an innovative field

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Bill Oliver Fellowship

The Bill Oliver fellowship is meant to develop and mentor aspiring economic development professionals and community leaders

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