Workforce Development Center Celebrates 10 Years With Workshop Series

Published: October 5, 2015

workforcedevelopmentcenterTopics are designed for a variety of audiences.

In celebration of 10 years of success, the Johnston County Workforce Development Center is offering several learning sessions and events in the fall and spring geared to a variety of audiences. All events are being held at the center located at 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton and most are free unless otherwise noted. Please join us as we celebrate!

Running On Local
Audience: General Interest, Local Businesses, Agritourism
Breakfast provided

A lively and interactive discussion of what's possible in local finance, local fuel, local food and more - will be the focus as Carol Peppe Hewitt, author of Financing Our Foodshed: Growing Local Food with Slow Money, and Lyle Estill, creator of Piedmont BioFuels, is the author of five books on biodiesel and activism, and a local investing entrepreneur. Carol & Lyle will engage us in a conversation about all things local: from food to fuel to finance to friendship. They have great stories to share. Let's leverage local wealth to support stable, vibrant communities!

NC Works for the Business Community
Audience: Local Business Owners, Hiring Managers
Breakfast provided

Are you looking for qualified talent to fill your open positions? Join us on Nov, 5 as the Capital Area Workforce Development Board and the NC Works Career Center help us explore NC Works Online and other employer options for connecting with jobs seekers. A computer lab will be available after the seminar. Bring your job postings and get right to work!

What Hiring Managers Look For
Audience: Local Business Owners, Hiring Managers

Hear from local HR professionals in a variety of fields as they discuss what they look for in employees. Gain valuable tips on getting hired and staying hired!

Leadercast Johnston County: Architects of Tomorrow
Audience: General Interest
Registration Fee Required

Want to be a leader in your organization or community? Leadercast exists to inspire and equip Leaders Worth Following. Good leadership is the crux of all businesses, organizations, communities and homes, and Leadercast serves individuals and companies across all sectors that want to become intentional about raising their standard of leadership. Join us for this inspirational event!

If you wish to register for any of these events, call (919) 209-2591 or e-mail .

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