IowaWORKS Northeast Iowa, in partnership with Employers’ Council of Iowa (ECI), is offering business training titled “Employers Optimizing Veteran Talent – A Business Leader’s Guide to Tapping into the Veteran Talent Pool.” Businesses will gain insight into recruiting and retaining military talent for their business from a panel of distinguished local veterans. The training is recommended for presidents, managers, and human resource professionals interested in recruiting skilled veterans for their workforce.
The business training takes place on Tuesday, November 10, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn, 450 Main St., Dubuque, IA.
The training will also help business professionals with:
- Accessing resources to recruit and retain veteran talent
- Understanding what veterans expect from business leadership
- Appreciating differences in veteran interviews
- How to interpret military résumés
There is no cost to attend this event, but space is limited. Continental breakfast will be served. Pre-registration is requested by Wednesday, November 4, 2015. General recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification have been applied for through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).