On December 3, the Little Rock Workforce Development Board (LRWDB) hosted a workshop on expanding Work-Based Learning (WBL) and Apprenticeship opportunities with its employer partners. The workshop was conducted by Thomas P. Murray and Associates. A total of 25 staff from the LRWDB, Arkansas Division of Workforce Services (ADWS), Central Arkansas Planning and Development District (CAPDD), Southeast Arkansas Workforce Development Board (SEAWDB) attended.
On December 17, the LRWDB Business Advisory Team (BAT) conducted a follow-up meeting to debrief workshop topics. Becky Parkerson with PTi Learning and Performance served as a guest facilitator for the meeting. During the session, Business Advisory Team members prepared an action plan to begin 2020 with renewed energy and focus!