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Developing A Workforce Strategy

Wednesday, January 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm • Organized By Kansas Department of Commerce
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Developing A Workplace Strategy with Mike Beene

Business leaders know that skill shortages and workforce disruptions create problems that ripple through the entire workplace.

Mike Beene, Assistant Secretary of Commerce, oversees Workforce Services, Human Resources, Building Services and Workforce AID for the Kansas Department of Commerce. Beene will discuss how to align the company’s goals, the needs of your employees and providing a workplace that will help optimize productivity and high-quality output.


  • Workforce Recruitment and Retention Solutions
  • Internship and Apprenticeship Programs
  • Workforce Incentives 
Kathleen Dultmeier
Kansas Department of Commerce
(785) 640-9113
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