Women In Business, August 2019

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Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (EDT)
The Legends Club
2701 Washington Road Suite 19 National Hills Shopping Center
Augusta, GA 30909
United States

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Preparing for Tomorrow, Together: Education, Business, Workforce

 

 In a 2019 Business Confidence Survey published by Georgia CEO, the majority of businesses stated a positive outlook on future business conditions, with 60% expecting growth in the volume of business. The most cited area of concern? The development of the future workforce pipeline, effective hiring methods and the retention of talent.

This luncheon’s panel will discuss the synergistic relationship between regional educational institutions, internship programs and the business community in preparing for tomorrow by developing a local pipeline of workforce-ready individuals.

 

Panel

 

Libby Hendley, Managing Director,

Professional MBA Program, Darla Moore School of Business University South Carolina 

 

Lisa Palmer, Vice President,

Economic Development, Augusta Technical College

 

 

Melissa Speight, Partner Resources Manager,

Starbucks Coffee Company

 

 

 Dr. Angela Pringle, Superintendent,

Richmond County School System

 

 

Francine Burroughs, Manager,

Talent Acquisition & Development, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (Moderator)

  

 

Tuesday, August 20, 11:30 am

The Legends Club

 

Advanced Reservations Required. Deadline Friday, August 16.

 

Women in Business brings together & supports professional women to encourage and empower the business community.

  

 

 

**Cancellation Policy: We require 72-hours advance notice to cancel reservations and avoid charges. Unmet reservations will be invoiced. You may send a guest in your place as a substitute; please notify us by emailing Sabrina.Balthrop@augustametrochamber.com no later than 1 day prior to the event.

For More Information:

Sabrina Balthrop
Sabrina Balthrop
Director of Events Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce (706)821-1318

 

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