BUILDING FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
Nebraskans’ strong work ethic is well recognized, with a 70% labor force participation rate. 64% of Nebraskans have some college education or more. The state has the ninth-best unemployment rate in the nation.
BUILDING FOR TOMORROW
Nebraska also has one of the higher ranked education systems (ninth best PK-12 and seventh best in higher education) that can be leveraged to meet the state’s
21st-century workforce needs. Nebraska also has room to grow in attracting top talent, currently ranked No. 27 among states, particularly in the middle- and
As a partner in Blueprint Nebraska, the Nebraska Chamber is supporting efforts to: