Technical Assistance

We provide technical assistance to advance sector partnerships.  We can help guide you through the planning, launch, and implementation of your sector partnership. The assistance will focus on steps across the four stages of sector partnerships defined in the Convener’s Guide:

  • Scoping the Partnership
  • Preparing for Launch
  • Launch Meeting
  • The Aftermath
  • Transitioning to Implementation
  • Sustaining and Advancing the Work

Sector Partnerships Timeline and Lessons Learned

RESOURCES

Exploring Partnerships: Thinking About Launching?

Colorado Sector Partnership Convener Workbook
Download this comprehensive guide to creating and convening a sector partnership in your region or among industry partners.

Core Team Worksheets
These worksheets will be used by core team members throughout the Summit to identify priority sectors and develop plans of action. To view, click here.

Preparing to Launch
This worksheet is for core team members to use as they identify the key actions, roles and responsibilities for creating new sector partnerships.
For a fillable PDF version, click here.

Self Assessment
It’s not just about creating sector partnerships, it’s about sustaining them for real change. This worksheet is for core team members to use as they consider what it will take to sustain sector partnerships
For a fillable PDF version, click here.

Emerging Partnerships: Getting Ready to Launch

Sample Launch Meeting Agenda
This is a sample launch meeting agenda that provides guidance for moving forward with your sector partnerships. To download, click here.

Sample Sector Partnership Update to Strategic Partners
This is sample text from a Colorado Region to their blueprint and core team partners about sector partnerships. We thought this was a great example of a partner update that all sector partnerships could utilize. To download, click here.

Sample Invitation for Employers
Use this sample invitation to invite employers to your sector partnership launch meetings. To download, click here.

Sample Invitation for Non-Employer Partners
Use this sample invitation to invite other partners to your sector partnership launch meetings. To download, click here.

Convener Trainings Checklist
This is the go to document to learn all about the Convener Trainings- who should attend, what the trainings are, and more. To download, click here.

Convener Training Videos
Recorded video footage of a regional sector partnership convener training complete with information and guidance about how to effectively engage and partner with sector employers to form a sustainable and high impact sector partnership. click here.

Sector Partnership Workbook click here.

Active Sector Partnerships: Moving Toward High-Performing

Tips for Moving Forward with your Sector Partnerships 
This document provides a list of tips and things to consider as you move forward with your sector partnerships. To view, click here
 

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For more information, please contact wendy.brors@state.co.us