EMPLOYERS Can Make Hiring the Ready to Work a C-Suite Priority

  • Establish hiring best practices based on Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA).
  • Establish relationships with colleges and workforce intermediaries in your area.
  • Post jobs where the LTU will see them.
  • Join the Ready To Work Business Collaborative Advisory Board.

WORKFORCE INTERMEDIARIES can help bridge the gap between employees and employers.

  • Strengthen relationships with employers so you can develop training programs and degrees for skills they need.
  • Match qualified employees with employers.
  • Add your voice to the Advisory Board.

POLICY MAKERS AND GRANT MAKERS can help us better understand the issue and recommend standards.

  • Support research and policies to help all the parties involved — workers, workforce intermediaries, employers.
  • Share your knowledge about what’s working.
  • Establish standards and best practices for hiring ready to work talent.

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We invite you to learn more about ready to work talent.

June 21, 2017
8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Hosted by U.S. Bank
U.S. Bank Plaza
200 South 6th Street
Minneapolis, MN


  • To learn more about best practices in hiring ready to work talent.
  • To connect with workforce partners in the communities where your company has operations.
  • To join the Ready To Work Business Collaborative Advisory Board.