This handbook is a how-to guide designed for YCC grantee staff. It is intended to help YCC grantees build their employer engagement efforts to connect youth to employer partners.
The handbook addresses employer engagement and partnership challenges, and proposes ideas, tools, and tips for building, extending, and sustaining employer relationships and advisory groups. Strategies provided in this guide may be used as presented or tailored to address the specific needs of a broad spectrum of workforce youth program grantees interested in improving their relationships with employers.