In this episode of the RLC Voice of Business Podcast, hosts Steve Cox and Nick Smith interview guest panelists Joe Rollins, Director of Workforce Development with the Northwest Arkansas Council, Tara Dryer, Senior Managing Director with the University of Arkansas Global Campus, and Dawn Stewart, Director of Career and Technical Education/Launch Career Programs with Rogers Public Schools, about the importance of Workforce Development to Northwest Arkansas and the country as a whole.
In this special, long-session interview, Steve and Nick learn about several of the endeavors the panelists use to develop workforce talent across NWA and encourage others to get educated and involved in the workforce development of the region.
For more information about the workforce development programs mentioned in this podcast check out these helpful links:
Careers NWA | https://careersnwa.com/
U of A Global Campus Reimagine Program | https://training.uark.edu/reimagine/
NWACC Workforce Development | https://www.nwacc.edu/workforce/default.aspx
Northwest Technical Institute | https://nwti.edu/
Rogers CTE/Launch | https://www.rogersschools.net/launch
Business and Industry Training | https://www.busandind.com/
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences | https://www.acds.co/
Upskill NWA | https://www.upskillnwa.com/