The TechHire Playbook

The TechHire Playbook is a living document, a guidebook designed to provide strategies and tools for implementing, growing and improving TechHire in your local community.

How to use: The playbook is intended for use by local TechHire leads and partners. It is meant to change and improve upon over time, and new tools and updates will be released monthly. If you have feedback, want to make changes, or request additional tools and content, we want to hear from you!

Stage 1: Launch

Solidify your community lead. Engage partners. Set goals.

By the end of this stage, you'll be have a core group of TechHire partners aligned on goals and roles, and ready to get started piloting TechHire strategies.

Stage 2: Pilot

Grow employer and job seekers networks. Train and place. Track and learn.

By the end of this stage, you'll have a strong, active group of employers, a network of job seekers ready to be placed, and success stories and learnings from the first initial set of job placements that you can replicate.

Stage 3: Grow

Replicate what works. Scale job placements.

By the end of this stage, 'TechHires' will begin to be consistent, cost-effective and streamlined for participants and partners, and employers will seek out TechHire candidates.

Stage 4: Thrive

Sustain and expand to reach community-level impact.

By the end of this stage, you'll see impact throughout your community including business growth, changes in employer hiring practices, greater alignment between education, workforce and business, and long-term career success for TechHire employees.