May 14, 2013

Mature Workforce Workshop Series

Presented by:  Workforce Development of South Central Wisconsin
Location:  Sheraton Hotel, Inspiration Room   (706 John Nolen Drive, Madison)
Time: 8:00am-11:00am

What can your business do to prepare to deal with an aging workforce?

The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) invites you to join the Mature Workforce Campaign and discover mature worker strategies being used across the country to devote more attention to attracting, developing and retaining older workers.

Register for the Mature Workforce Workshop Series

WDBSCW kicks off the Mature Workforce Campaign with a three-part workshop series designed for employers. The complimentary breakfast workshop schedule is as follows.

May 14, 8:00-11:00am
Mature Workforce Workshop #1: Passing the Torch While Keeping it Lit
Karrie Landsverk of AmericanWay University will present and examine where we are today and what tomorrow looks like with engagement strategies and resources for juggling multiple workforce generations. 

June 19, 8:00-11:00am
Mature Workforce Workshop #2: Diving Deeper
Karrie Landsverk of AmericanWay University returns to present an interactive and exploratory session using the World Cafe Program design. You’ll discuss and focus on ways to engage and retain mature workers that aren’t quite ready to exit the workforce. 

July 17, 8:00-11:00am
Mature Workforce Workshop #3: Those Paving the Way
In this workshop, you’ll hear from a guest panel of businesses of the challenges and solutions that they’ve discovered while working to reengage, retain, recruit and reposition a mature workforce within their company. 

For more information on the Mature Workforce Workshop Series, contact the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin at 608.249.9001 or email Erin Bechen.

It is highly recommended that you attend all three workshops. Register early; seating is limited.