View National Fund for Workforce Solutions and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City to Host February 22 Webinar: Investing in America’s Workforce – How Employers Create Good Jobs to Maintain Competitive Advantage

In today’s tightening labor market, companies across the country are adopting new business practices to create good jobs to attract, retain and grow their talent. The National Fund is partnering with the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City to present a  February 22 webinar on how the changing labor market is affecting two manufacturing companies and the strategies they use to design higher quality jobs, improve working conditions and strengthen operations. During the webinar, the business leaders will also discuss the role of technology in enhancing job quality and expanding employment. 
The February 22 webinar will conclude by offering a menu of proven practices and programs used by employers across industries to increase their competitive advantage and help them to become an ‘employer of choice’.

Fred Dedrick, President & CEO, National Fund for Workforce Solutions 
Kathy Jewett, Human Resources Manager, XLT, Inc. of Wichita, Kansas 
Mike Madina, PresidentOptimax Systems, Inc. of Ontario, New York  

This webinar is the first in a series exploring strategies for improving job quality and outcomes for workers and businesses presented by the National Fund for Workforce Solutions, the Aspen Institute, the Good Companies, Good Jobs Initiative at the Sloan School of Management, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.


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