Virtual

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 1:00 PM ~ 2:30 PM ET

The purpose of this webinar is to help America’s Promise grantees understand the needs of their employer partners as they focus on participant job placement.  The webinar will include representatives from the Healthcare, IT, and Advanced Manufacturing industries.  The employer panel will focus on current trends, needs, and strategies that the grantees can use to place their participants in appropriate positions.

Description

This webinar will provide grantees with an overview of industry hiring practices within the Healthcare, IT, and Advanced Manufacturing industries.  The panelists will discuss current job placement trends, the hiring environment, and the availability of workers while also discussing how they specifically address the challenges they face.  Their goal is to provide the grantees with some useful strategies to prepare their participants for successful job placement in these three industries.

Moderator(s)

Gregory Scheib, Workforce Analyst, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Presenter(s)

Janet Bray, Technical Assistance Coach, National Association of Workforce Boards

David Pickett, Vice President, Tsunami Tsolutions LLC

Lindsay Fett, HR Representative, Broadlawns Medical Center

Eric Cash,  Manufacturing Supervisor,  HM Electronics