Your business and workforce

The South Bay Workforce Investment Board is working to make sure your organization has the technology and workforce it needs to operate. We need your input! Please take a few minutes to complete this survey about broadband internet and worker skills. Your information will help us help you and our region.

Please, answer to the best of your knowledge. It is more important that we have your response than that we have exact answers. Estimates are fine.

* 1. What is your organization's primary economic sector?

* 2. Approximately how many locations or sites does your organization have?

* 3. Approximately how many employees does your organization have?

* 4. Please estimate the percentage of jobs in your organization that require the following levels of digital skills. (Enter a whole number. No need to type the "%" sign. Response should sum to 100%.)

* 5. How difficult would you say it is to do each of the following? Rate the ease/difficulty to the best of your knowledge.

  Not an issue Very easy Easy Neither easy or difficult Difficult Very difficult
Find, hire, and retain capable IT personnel
Get current personnel to use new technology
Find prospective employees with basic technology skills
Make leaders aware of new technologies' strategic value