WATCH-LISTEN: Seeking Solutions to Developing a Workforce that Attracts Employers
Panelists in Rockford discuss the challenges faced by small businesses – including economic growth and workforce needs.
The panel moderated by NPR Illinois’ Sean Crawford includes:
- Lisa M. Bly – Executive Director – The Workforce Connection is our third panelist.
- Rena Cotsones -Ph.D. Associate Vice President, Outreach, Engagement and Regional Development Northern Illinois University
- Brian Harger – Research Associate’ Economic Development / Center for Governmental Studies- Northern Illinois University