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Berkshire Leadership Program Tackles Talent Gap

By Charlie Deitz


Berkshire County – Business leaders in Berkshire County have been putting their heads together for years to find a way to address what's called the talent gap in the local economy. This year the Berkshire Chamber of Commerce spearheaded a plan to cultivate talent at the high school level, the plan is called the Berkshire Leadership Program and this week marks the opening of the 10 month leadership boot camp for selected students. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the report