The event kicked off with insightful reports from Volusia County's Economic Development, Brad Harris, and Flagler County's Economic Development, Dolores Key. Their presentation on Labor Market Information and economic updates was eye-opening, setting the stage for the day's discussions.
Ken Phelps, IOM, from the Daytona Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce, introduced us to YouScience for Employers, a powerful tool that empowers businesses to align their talent retention efforts with individual strengths and aspirations.
Keynote Speaker, Rabi Sami, NCC, delivered an inspiring speech about nurturing talent for long-term success. His words resonated with all attendees, leaving us motivated to create a bright future for our workforce.
The Table Work Discussions, skillfully moderated by Dr. Ronnie Mack, Ed.D., brought together an incredible mix of local community and business leaders. The brainstorming sessions were engaging and fruitful, addressing our area's current and future workforce needs with creativity and innovation.
In today’s ever changing labor market the need to come together to hear and share best practices is important now more than ever.
Moderated by: Leslie Giscombe, MBA
Panel Speakers: Carmen Ruiz | Fast Signs of Daytona Beach ; Dan Snellback | Pentair; Serena Fisher, PhD | Halifax Health ; Robin King | CareerSource Flagler Volusia;
Anne Everly | Region 6, Florida Dept. of Education
Identifying Hidden Sources of Talent highlights the importance of recognizing that great talent comes in many forms and from many different backgrounds. Organizations must be intentional and proactive in seeking out these hidden sources of talent to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce.
Moderated by: Karen Chrapek | Recovery Alliance Center
C. Jordan White, SHRM-SCP | Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
Liam Sweeney | Neighborhood Center of West Volusia
Bryan Clyborne | Yellowstone Landscape
W.G. Watts | Halifax Health
Volusia Business Resources by Helga Van Eckert
Keynote speaker: Rabi Sami, NCC
An in-depth look at the generational makeup of the workforce over the next 10 years. Explore Environmental, Psychological, and Sociology-Economical data in relation to attracting, developing, and retaining cohorts of each talent group.
Alliance4 is a bi-annual interchange between business, workforce development, economic development and education.
The purpose of the event is to hear about our area’s current and future workforce needs directly from local community and business leaders and develop solutions.
Your voice is needed at the table. If you would like to be a part of the planning committee, be a panel speaker, facilitator
and more. Please reach out to Trish of CareerSource Flagler Volusia.