Housing shortages, competing wages, lingering concerns about the pandemic and shifting demographics are a few of the reasons employers are finding it challenging to recruit, hire and retain employees.
Fortunately, there are workforce experts in Central Oregon who are eager to assist Central Oregon businesses on how to succeed in securing qualified employees.
The La Pine Chamber of Commerce and the Sunriver Area Chamber of Commerce invite you to attend the Central Oregon Workforce Development Summit on Thursday, June 23 at The SHARC in Sunriver. The conference is 7:30 am to 7 pm and includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. The cost is $125 per person. Guests can divide the day with one person attending the morning session and another the afternoon session for one price.
Respecting everyone’s time, the Chambers have planned a day of interactive and innovative programs designed to provide you with solutions and resources to successfully tackle today’s job market. The Summit has valuable information for human resource managers to small business owners.
The guest speakers include Damon Runberg, Regional Economist at Oregon Employment Department; Tammy Baney, Executive Director of the Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council; Patricia Lucas, Executive Director of Sunriver-La Pine Economic Development; and Laurie Chesley, President of Central Oregon Community College.
Please contact us if you are interested in being a sponsor or have additional questions.