Job Fairs & Events

Event:2013 Northeast Louisiana Employer Forum
Date:March 20, 2013
Time:8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Location:Monroe Convention Center, Fort Miro Room
Address:
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe, LA
Contact:

Ruth Jones, rjones3@lwc.la.gov or 318-362-5106

Sponsor:

Workforce Investment Boards 81, 82, 83, Northeast Louisiana Workforce Centers, Inc. and Ouachita Business and Career Solutions Center

Information:

The forum will bring together business people, local government leaders and higher education and state government officials to discuss workforce developments in the Northeast region. LWC Executive Director Curt Eysink will give the keynote address. The event will focus on services the LWC provides to businesses, how area employers can work with local Workforce Investment Boards and staff to strengthen the region’s workforce, ways to close the gaps between the available workforce and specific skills businesses are seeking and how to use wage and labor market data to drive business decisions. The LWC also will highlight some of the latest new tools and resources we’ve developed to help employers find qualified workers. Staff from local Business and Career Solutions Centers will be available to answer questions. Employers from Ouachita, Morehouse, Union, West Carroll, East Carroll, Caldwell, Franklin, Jackson, Madison, Richland and Tensas parishes are encouraged to attend. The forum is sponsored by the Workforce Investment Boards 81, 82 and 83 and Northeast Louisiana Workforce Centers Inc. There is no cost for businesses to attend the forum, but pre-registration is recommended. Attendees should register by Wednesday, March 13.

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