This tip sheet, created from information that two grantees shared during the America’s Promise Roundtable: Promising Practices for Participant Retention and Job Placement, provides strategies and tips to sustain participant retention and increase job placements.

During this roundtable, Amy Meyer, Grant Director from United Way of Central Iowa and Amanda Duncan, Grant Director from Workforce Alliance South Central Kansas participated in a discussion about the strategies they are implementing to increase participant retention and job placements. They shared how they overcame obstacles and discussed strategies and practical applications of successful participant retention and job placements. 

A recording of the America’s Promise: Promising Practices for Participant Retention and Job Placement roundtable webinar can be viewed here