Dianna Schuler, Business Relations Manager at BEST, Inc., joins the program to discuss the benefits of apprenticeship programs for employers and for regional economic development. She reveals how apprenticeships can be a powerful tool to attract, recruit and retain quality talent, and how employers can learn more about how to start their own apprenticeship program.
Pam Furlan, Executive Director of BEST, Inc., joins the program to discuss a new grant that is dedicated to helping people in recovery from opioid addiction return to the workforce. Pam reveals the details of the grant, some of the data about the cost of addiction in the workplace, and the stakeholders and partners who […]
In this episode you'll hear about the truck driver training offered through Illinois Valley Community College. You'll learn about the opportunities that exist, as well as industry trends. Discover the diverse range of people who are becoming truck drivers, and the various types of jobs that are available.