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Workforce Development Opportunities for Local Businesses

August 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you facing challenges with talent acquisition?  Are you finding it difficult to identify individuals with the skills you need?  Do you have a need to upgrade the skill sets of your existing staff but lack the resources to do so?

To learn about possible solutions to your workforce needs, please join Tom Perreira, Executive Director of the MassHire Bristol Workforce Board, for a workshop on the assistance that can be provided through the Massachusetts workforce development system.  This workshop will include information about no cost hiring assistance through the region’s MassHire Career Centers, numerous grant opportunities available to businesses to support talent pipeline development and incumbent worker training, hiring tax credits and other programs that can help you address your workforce needs.

This event is being held via Zoom. Register here. A link will be sent the morning of the event.