Workforce in Crisis - Chamber Members Only
Date: October 20, 2020
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Event DescriptionWorkforce in Crisis
Our presenter believes that workforce will be one of businesses biggest challenge in this century. With a mismatch of skill development and declining workforce participation, it is a problem that should bring everyone to the table to address.
Hear the trends and data of our workforce and the shift in attitude that needs to take place to solve our workforce crisis and what employees are looking for in a job and career.
Chris Stark, MBA is a Community and Economic Development Educator for UW-Madison, Division of Extension. Based in Eagle River, WI Stark has had multiple roles in economic development including as a state practitioner for the State of Maryland, a local economic development practitioner, and as a site location consultant for businesses. Now tenured at the Univ of Wisconsin, Stark resides in Eagle River, WI where he assists local and regional economic development practitioners in rural areas with economic development strategies. In recent years, his research and area of focus has been on how to cope with the coming workforce crisis.