MAWD leaders finalized the highly-anticipated list of breakout sessions for the 2014 annual conference, slated for June 4-5 in Osage Beach. Session tracks are organized around Frontline Programs, Employer/Business Services, Team Building, WIB/CLEOs/Economic Development, and the Financial Management Forum. Register today so you don’t miss this valuable content to super-charge your workforce development career. Financial Read More
A special summit May 22nd seeks to bring together supporting employers across the Show-Me State that endorse the National Career Readiness Certificate and Missouri Certified Work Ready Communities. The Employer Summit helps equip Missouri firms to hire the right people for the job, save dollars in training, and increase productivity. The 10:00 to 2:00 summit Read More
Missouri’s premiere conference for workforce development happens June 4th and 5th in Osage Beach. The annual MAWD conference brings together practitioners and leaders to strengthen the profession of training and employment. This year, conference planners targeted sessions in business services, case management, programs, youth, and new sessions for WIB volunteers and elected officials. Easy online registration and Read More
Each year, MAWD awards several high-profile recognitions of excellence at the annual conference. These awards honor key achievements, but also benefit all professionals by highlighting accomplishments that promote the value of the workforce system as a whole.
Workforce professionals and lenders can improve their capacity to develop a trained workforce by working together more effectively. That’s the finding from a recent survey of Workforce Investment Boards (WIBs) and from lender roundtables conducted by the Kansas City Fed. The findings were the subject of a recent webinar organized by the Kansas City Fed. Among Read More
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MAWD participates in state and national coalitions to spread the word about the benefits and roles of workforce development. Missouri’s economy is made stronger every day thanks in part to the workforce system.