Win Tickets ($120): How Oregon Works: The Current State of Work in Oregon @ The Sentinel Hotel | An In Depth Look at Current & Future Workforce Challenges Facing 6 Important Industries

We are giving away a pair of tickets to How Oregon Works: The Current State of Work in Oregon @ The Sentinel Hotel on September 14. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Monday, September 10.



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From our sponsors:
How Oregon Works: The Current State of Work in Oregon
September 14, 2018
11a-1p | $60 | All Ages
More info: bizjournals.com

Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97205

Join us for the first of this seven-part, six month long series taking an in-depth look at current and future workforce challenges and opportunities facing 6 of Oregon’s most important industries. This series will include seven monthly special publications beginning in June of 2018 along with two events, the first on September 14th discussing the current workforce landscape in Oregon.

At the event we will host a panel of industry leaders and workforce experts who will weigh in on the challenges and potential issues related to the future economic health of the state and its residents.

Join us for a discussion pertaining to these questions and more:

  • Where are our challenges in closing the jobs and skills gaps?
  • What are some of the most difficult jobs to fill and why?
  • What are the demographic trends that are setting the stage for the future workforce and what are the implications for employers?

SPEAKERS:

  • John Taponga, President, ECONorthwest
  • Andrew McGrough, Executive Director, Worksystems
  • Ken Madden, VP of Sales & Marketing, Madden Industrial

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10 Responses to Win Tickets ($120): How Oregon Works: The Current State of Work in Oregon @ The Sentinel Hotel | An In Depth Look at Current & Future Workforce Challenges Facing 6 Important Industries

  1. Rich Peet August 28, 2018 at 12:23 pm #

    Having read The New Collar Workforce, I’m curious how the presentations will coincide.

  2. KathR August 28, 2018 at 8:19 pm #

    Interesting topic, like to know more

  3. Sandra August 29, 2018 at 9:42 am #

    I’m curious to learn more about Oregon and its future!

  4. Megan August 31, 2018 at 8:19 pm #

    I’d love to attend this event and learn more about how to support candidates and employees in Portland!

  5. christine August 31, 2018 at 9:31 pm #

    Two distinct populations who need all the help they can get: the youth fresh out of high school, and the aging boomers who still need employment. I mentor foster youth, and do elder advocacy, and I’d like to hear this forum.

  6. Dan September 1, 2018 at 7:29 am #

    This sounds like an enlightening presentation. Would love tickets

  7. Sara Goldman September 1, 2018 at 8:00 am #

    I’m a high school counselor, and would love to hear more on this topic.

  8. Becca September 4, 2018 at 12:41 pm #

    Would love to attend and hear more on this topic!

  9. Heidi September 4, 2018 at 4:09 pm #

    This would really inform the work I do in the community with college students and job seekers.

  10. PATRICIA F MANN September 6, 2018 at 10:07 pm #

    Oregon is my home. I want a better understanding what is happening.

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