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Workforce Development

UpSkill Houston Launches New Career Tool

HOUSTON (November 14, 2018) — As Houston tries to fill tens of thousands of advanced technical and craft positions and young people struggle with the high cost of a four-year college education that…

Houston's Leading Business Groups Come Together to Oppose Prop B

Greater Houston Partnership, Houston Realty Business Coalition, and the “C” Club of Houston Urge Houstonians to Vote AGAINST Prop B. HOUSTON (September 26, 2018) – The Houston business community…

Partnership Launches New Event to Encourage Greater Diversity and Inclusion in Regional Workforce

Houston NEXT will be springboard to new talent program launching in 2019. HOUSTON (Sept. 4, 2018) – What can the most ethnically diverse city in the nation do to better reflect that diversity among…
International Business

Mayor Turner, Partnership Lead Trade Mission to Peru, Chile and Argentina to Grow Business, Cultural Ties

HOUSTON (July 20, 2018) -- Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership led a trade and investment mission to Peru, Chile and Argentina July 14 to July 20, 2018. The mission focused on…
International Business

Trade Wars, Peak Oil and NAFTA Woes Could Impact Houston's Economy

New report from the Partnership identifies key risks, outlines international trade ties. (HOUSTON) May 18, 2018 — Despite weakness in the energy sector in recent years, Houston’s economy has been…
Economic Development

Historic Midtown Sears Building to Anchor Houston Innovation District

HOUSTON -- (April 12, 2018) -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Rice University today announced plans for a new Midtown innovation district that will transform a 9.4-acre site, anchored by the…

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Brina Morales
Director, Communications
Executive Partners