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Attention secondary school educators, guidance counselors, higher education faculty and administrators, workforce development professionals, and incubator directors -- as well as owners of small businesses.

Burlington County College in collaboration with the Burlington County Office of Economic Development and Regional Planning and Burlington County Library System, invites you to attend a seminar on February 11, 2013 to address the workforce needs of the County’s fastest growing businesses. Sponsored in part by a grant from the American Association of Community Colleges and the Charles Stuart Mott Foundation, this seminar will include a panel discussion by business leaders representing the growing industry sectors in Burlington County.

The outcome of this panel discussion will be to define the skills that entry-level employees should have in order to successfully secure employment in local high-demand workforce sectors. Panelists will also discuss their experiences meeting human capital needs to ensure continuous growth. Higher education panelists will discuss the resources available to small business owners and entrepreneurs, including Virtual Incubation, and how it can support business development.

Seminar Moderator:

    Mark A. Remsa, PP, LLA
    Director, Economic Development and Regional Planning

Panelists:

    Dolores Calicchio, SPHR
    Chief People Officer – Human Resources, BAYADA Home Health Care

    Debbie Deissroth, MBA, SPHR
    Vice President & Regional HR Manager, Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.

    Mike Ciliberti
    Director of Operations, Ancero, LLC

    Jennifer Worth
    Program Manager, Workforce and Economic Development, American Association of Community Colleges

    Trisha Tayan
    Vice President of Human Resources, NFI Industries

    Glenn Manko
    Director of Talent Acquisition, NFI Industries

    Frank Keith
    Incubator Director, Emeritus, Burlington County College

The event will be held on Monday, February 11 at 9 a.m. in the Enterprise Center at Burlington County College, Mount Laurel, NJ.  Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and will be followed by a continental breakfast. The program will run until noon, when a networking lunch will be provided. This is a free event and registration is required.

Register here.  Please note that registration is limited. 

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