Guilford County

Guilford County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Nov 30, 2018

Goals updated only for participating counties

81%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 904 8753
Current 244 1201
Transitioning 2347 1971
Workforce category not identified 201
Goals Actual
Job Profile 5 0

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 142
New and reaffirming employers support actual 11

Guilford County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 8590 2242 4735 1447 166 0
College 163 31 74 52 6 0
Current Private 816 208 457 143 8 0
Public 385 121 214 + + +
Transitioning Adult Education 52 13 31 8 0 0
Unemployed 1904 560 1037 293 14 0
Recent Veteran 15 5 5 + + 0
Workforce category not identified 201 49 129 + + 0
Totals 12126 3229 6682 2017 198 +

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Guilford County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

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  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Bulldog Group Inc.
  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Box Board Products Inc
  • WeaverCooke-Kirkland
  • Greensboro Staffing
    Consultants
  • General Dynamics
  • Combined Insurance Co
  • Colonial Life
  • The Fresh Market
  • All Things Basementy
  • Bedex
  • Scruggs Florist Inc.
  • KIDZONE
  • City of High Point
  • Environmental Air System LLC
  • Forever Living
  • Victorious Visions
  • Tides Inn Seafood
  • Thompson Arthur
  • The Resource
  • City of Greensboro Police
    Department
  • A Servant's Heart
  • Sun Belt Xpress
  • Cotton Blossom Boutique
  • Mattress Firm Battleground
  • Style Encore Greensboro
  • Fleet-Plummer True Value
    Hardware
  • Play It Again Sports
    Greensboro
  • Right Reasons Rentals
  • Carter Brothers Barbecue Ribs
    & Catering
  • Seeds of Proverbs
  • Aerotek
  • Tim Green Home Furnishings
  • First Choice Personnel LLC
  • DeVry University
  • Autobell Car Wash
  • T.J. Maxx
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Sodexo Inc
  • Chick-fil-A
  • BB&T
  • NAPA Auto Parts - Genuine
    Parts Company
  • Truliant Federal Credit Union
  • Koury Corporation
  • Spectrum
  • Crown Automotive
  • ANJ Counsulting Services
  • Jessica Charles Furniture LLC
  • Precision Fabrics Group Inc
  • WorkForce Unlimited LLC
  • Allied Universal
  • ITT Exelis
  • Express Employment
    Professionals Guilford County
  • PaperWorks
  • Starr Electric Co Inc
  • Modern Home Furnishings
  • Custom Caps Shirts & More
  • Fox Eye Care
  • Pactiv LLC
  • East Coast Protection Services
    Inc
  • Resco Products Inc
  • College Preparatory and
    Leadership Academy
  • Lady Bizness
  • Packrite
  • BelFlex Staffing Network
  • American Custom Wheels Tires
    and automotive Service
  • House of Eyes
  • Africa and More
  • Pruedential
  • Corporate Cleaning
  • Piedmont Wholesale
  • The Home Depot
  • American Industrial
    Contractors
  • Black Tie Formal
  • Autobell Car Wash
  • Print
  • Twin Lakes Community
  • Carolina Biological Supply Co
  • Valspar Corporation
  • R&R Transportation Inc.
  • High Point Towing
  • Just Dance Studios
  • Sports Endeavors Inc. (SEI)
  • AAA Self Storage
  • Guilford Technical Community
    College
  • Heads Up for Our Youth
  • Resource Employment Solutions
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Touch Point Staffing
  • XLC Services LLC
  • ECS Carolinas LLP
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Bayada
  • Maxim (Healthcare Services)
  • Carolina Container /CaroCon
    Company
  • Safe & Secure Worldwide
    Protection
  • Johnson's Second Chance
    Staffing
  • Youth Villages
  • Quality Care III LLC
  • Culp Inc.
  • Stronghaven Highland
    Containers
  • All American Relocation
  • Harpco Benefits Alliance LLC
  • The Career Center of the Triad
  • Perfect Pair LLC
  • Wilk's Skillet (Kingdom Cafe)
  • Habitat for Humanity ReStore
  • BNPR Enterprise Inc.
  • ASJ Wilson Construction
  • High Point Refrigeration and
    AC company
  • PIP Triad/Triad Signs
  • Wilson's Training
  • Greensboro Fire Department
  • HPC Trials Center
  • Greensboro Police Department
  • Studio B
  • STARS
  • Junior Achievement
  • Two Men and A Truck
  • Loving Pet Inn & Estates Inc.
  • Vann York Auto Group
  • Baker Roofing Company
  • EnergyUnited
  • Step by Step Care Inc
  • My Girls Catering & Food Truck
    LLC
  • Sincere Automotive Center
  • Stone Truck Parts
  • Jacor LLC
  • Guilford Mills Inc Kenansville
  • Dr. Rons Tire and Auto Service
  • Eastgate Car & Home Audio
  • Blackmon Imports Inc.
  • StaffMasters
  • U S Health Advisors
  • High Point Chamber of Commerce
  • K&S Tool Manufacturing Co.
  • Purolator Advanced Filtration
    Group
  • Genesis Family Healthcare
  • A&D Environmental Services
  • M8d 2 Rise
  • North Carolina NCBA - SCSEP
  • Big Wheel
  • Mebane Transportation
  • Greensboro Housing Authority
  • ESRA Facility
    Management&Consulting Inc.
  • Berkshire Corporation
  • Fusion 3
  • Legalshield
  • ConvaTec
  • Precor
  • T.A. Loving Company
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    Maintaining Goals

    Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
    Emerging 904 8753
    Current 244 1201
    Transitioning 2347 1971
    Workforce category not identified 201
    Goals Actual
    Job Profile 5 0

    Employer Supporting Goals

    Employers supporting 146
    New and reaffirming employers support goal 142
    New and reaffirming employers support actual 11

    Improved ACT NCRC


    To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
    Not Earned 47 11 0 0
    Bronze 16 1 0
    Silver 5 0
    Gold 0

    About ACT


    Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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    This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.


    State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through November 30, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through November 30, 2018 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.


    WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.


    Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.