GCCC and Finney County Economic Development Offering Workforce Challenge Seminar

Nov. 20 Workforce Seminar Designed to Tackle Toughest Employer Challenges

Garden City Community College is partnering with the Finney County Economic Development Corporation to host a one-day seminar for employers, helping them to tackle the toughest challenges they face.  The Western Kansas Workforce Challenge will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Garden City Community College.

The seminar will feature guest speaker Josh Davies, CEO for the Center for Work Ethic Development, for an introductory presentation and crash course on the “Bring your ‘A’ Game” curriculum.  The seminar will also include a panel discussion on issues facing today’s workforce, a presentation by Tucky Allen of Kansas WorkforceOne on apprenticeships, a discussion on education and workforce alignment with Bob Kreutzer of Business Management Services, Inc.,  and presentations from Lonnie Geiman of Bandura Plus on Investing in employees, and a closing presentation entitled “Working with my Disability” by David Powell. 

Registration is $49 per person, which includes lunch and snacks.  Register online by visiting http://www.ficoedc.com/ or contact Nicole Hahn at 620-271-0388 or nicole@ficoedc.com. Registration can also be done at https://tinyurl.com/y2jmxoxz or by searching “Western Kansas Workforce Challenge” on Eventbrite.com.

The Western Kansas Workforce Challenge is sponsored by the Finney County Economic Development Corporation, Finney County Workforce Connection, Bandura Plus, Kansas WorkforceOne, the Kansas Board of Regents, and Garden City Community College.

For more information about the Center for Work Ethic Development and the “Bring Your ‘A’ Game” program, visit https://workethic.org/bring-your-a-game-to-work/.