About the program

The County Talent Accelerator is a pilot program designed to provide development, guidance, and support to non-management County staff looking to advance their careers at the County. By enhancing the core skills needed for growth within our organization, cohort graduates will be equipped to catapult themselves professionally according to their career goals.

Deadline to express interest for the 2024 cohort is July 1st 5:00pm PST.

2024 Schedule

  • "Demystifying Public Service" Thursday, 9/5/2024, 9am-12pm
  • "Networking Experience" Tuesday, 9/24/2024, 10am-12pm
  • "Business Communication & Interpersonal Skills" Monday, 10/7/2024, 9am-12pm
  • "Presenting with Presence and Creating Change" Thursday, 10/24/2024, 9am-12pm
  • "Presentation Module" Wednesday, 11/13/2024, 9am-12pm
  • "Preparation X Opportunity " Tuesday, 11/19/2024, 9am-12pm
  • "Take Action!" Monday, 12/16/2024, 9am-1pm

View complete brochure below.

Questions? Contact Brandon Himes at bhimes@smcgov.org.