Hispanics 101: How to Recruit, Manage and Retain your Hispanic Workforce

Hispanics 101: How to Understand, Manage and Grow Your Hispanic Workforce Join us for breakfast and a half-day training session at Big Cedar Lodge with renowned speaker, Miguel Joey Aviles, who will teach tangible strategies & tools to understand the fundamental characteristics of Hispanic culture & their implications in the workplace. The purpose of the session is to

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2018 Community Workforce Summit

Mark your calendars for the second-annual Community Workforce Summit  on Tuesday, January 30! Last year, we brought you relevant programming from around the county and region relating to workforce attraction, development and retention and plan to deliver an amazing program with relevant information and dynamic speakers to Taney County employers, business leaders and community partners in 2018. Purchase

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2018 EmployAbility Summit

Please join us for the Third-Annual EmployAbility Summit on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at The Diamond Room, 2340 W. Grand St., Springfield, MO. Check-in begins at 10:30a.m. and a plated lunch will be served at 11:00a.m. This year’s event will feature a dynamic presentation focused on disability inclusion in the workplace, and find out how

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Hispanic Workforce Coalition

Taney County Partnership and the Branson Chamber have worked with several employers and partners from the Branson area to embark on recruitment efforts in Puerto Rico through the U.S. Department of Labor. Additionally, we have hundreds of international students and workers who come to the area to live and work through various programs.  Out of

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It’s Not Them. It’s You: How to Attract Top Talent

It’s Not Them. It’s You. How to Attract Top Talent June 8 | 7:30 a.m. | Andy B’s While many local companies struggle to recruit workers, some organizations are facing the region’s workforce development challenges-head on. Hear their creative solutions to attracting and retaining talented employees at Biz 417’s B-School presented by Elite Mercedes. Sponsored

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Puerto Rico Recruitment Forum

Join us for an informational session on Branson’s workforce needs and the success of the recent recruitment efforts in Puerto Rico through the U.S. Department of Labor. The forum is suitable for employers and community members interested in learning about the programming and strategy being developed to source talent from the U.S. Commonwealth of Puerto

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Culture of Silver Dollar City

At Silver Dollar City, family fun starts with treating employees like family. BY ADRIENNE DONICA | PHOTO COURTESY SILVER DOLLAR CITY Silver Dollar City places high importance on getting to know each employee at the park. Year after year families flock to Branson to enjoy the rides, attractions, shows and more at Silver Dollar City.

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Workforce Development in Southwest Missouri

While many local companies struggle to recruit workers, some organizations are facing the region’s workforce development challenges head-on. Learn about their creative solutions to attracting and retaining talented employees. BY STEPHANIE TOWNE BENOIT, BIZ 417 At the height of the Great Recession, the scheduling board in the office of Brookline Doorworks, a Springfield garage door

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