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  • Workforce Development Luncheon - May 8, 2019

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    Name: Workforce Development Luncheon - May 8, 2019
    Date: May 8, 2019
    Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
    Registration: Sorry, online registration for this event has been closed. Please call the office at 540-662-4118
    Event Description:
    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  PLEASE CALL THE CHAMBER OFFICE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

    Meet Your Ideal Employee
    Promoting a culture of work over dependency for a hard-to-serve population

     
    As more and more competition for qualified workers moves into our area, every employer needs to be creative in their hiring practices and consider unconventional resources to develop their workforce.  The Chamber’s Workforce Development committee will host a luncheon featuring a presentation focusing on the merits of placing individuals who in the past may have been considered unemployable.  The topic of the presentation will be promoting a culture of work over dependency for those individuals that have been labeled as a hard-to-serve population.  Additionally, potential employers will learn how stable, living wage employment can help ex-offenders develop a positive identity and self-image. This presentation will include a testimonial by a local employer who considered the merits of increasing their hiring pool by changing their work culture .  
    Location:
    Holiday Inn Historic Gateway
    333 Front Royal Pike
    Winchester, VA 22602
     
    Date/Time Information:
    12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
    Lunch served at 12:00
    Presentation from 12:30 to 1:30
    Contact Information:
    Jody Wall (540) 662-4118 ext. 16
    Fees/Admission:
    $25.00 per person for Chamber members
    $35.00 per person for non-members
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