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Welcome to the State of Minnesota Workforce Planning

One of the greatest challenges facing Minnesota is planning for future employment needs.
This site provides State agencies with tools, step by step guides, best practices, and other
resources to assist in developing and implementing workforce plans.

Workforce Planning

Discover how to build a workforce that responds to present needs while adapting to future issues.

Succession Planning

Find out why succession planning is more than a replacement planning, and how to bring succession planning into your organization's workforce plan.

Knowledge Transfer

Learn ways to document and transfer knowledge about your organization and projects.


Explore the tools used to create, apply, and sustain a successful workforce plan.

Planning Assistance 

The materials offered on this website are intended to support state workforce planning efforts. If additional support is needed, such as facilitation or consultation, please contact Emily Paoli Johnson (651-259-3778), Workforce Planning Consultant with Enterprise Human Resources at Minnesota Management and Budget.