Harford County’s Workforce Development effort is a partnership of government, higher education and industry. Innovative programs in the area of continuing education, higher education and vocational and professional training have been developed to complement career awareness efforts and advanced skills development programs designed to support and grow a productive and competitive labor force. Harford County has a highly-skilled workforce that is constantly growing and learning, and the Office of Community and Economic Development helps connect businesses to the workforce and professional organizations to recruit skilled workers suited for individual business needs.