An area talent pipeline of prospective employees is crucial to any business. We currently have over 9,200 students completing degrees and other post-secondary programs every year from colleges and universities from 55 – 100 miles away. This does not include the hundreds more that complete short technical job training programs at the  community colleges.

With access to  Mississippi’s major research universities, we can find the needed employees to help grow your business.




Labor Shed Details

Attala County’s labor market area has an estimated 2017 population of 241,101. The Labor Shed population has increased 1.85% since the 2010 census. Population projections to 2022 anticipate a continued increase in population for the Labor Shed of 1.25% . Labor Shed Counties include: Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, Leake, Madison, Montgomery, Neshoba & Winston


Of Test Takers Scored Silver or Higher on their NCRC.

With support from Holmes Community College Attala, Career Technical Center, area School Districts, and local industry and business, Attala County is a 100% certified Work Ready Community. The National Career Readiness Certificate utilizes the WorkKeys exam to measure the job readiness of participants and reward them a certificate of Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum.  This certificate will help individuals seeking employment show he or she possesses the basic skills needed for the job.