Why Leon Works?
By 2025, over 68,000 new jobs that require more than a high school diploma, but less than a four-year college degree with average wages over $20.00 per hour will be available in Leon County and the surrounding region. In efforts to provide opportunities for students and individuals interested in entering the skilled workforce, Leon County Government and the Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality is hosting the Leon Works Expo on March 8, 2018 to bring together the community, employers, academic institutions, students, and job seekers. The event will feature local employers as well as courses to help job seekers identify and pursue a meaningful career path and will provide students the opportunity to learn from individuals with local success stories and engage with employees one-on-one and in person.
Leon Works Afternoon Session Featuring Keynote Speaker, Alicia Rainwater
Learn how to work with the talent of the future!
The Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality Training our Talent speaker series will feature keynote speaker Alicia Rainwater who will present “Bridging the Multi-Generational Gap: Meet the Future Talent” on Friday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. in the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. The presentation includes specific strategies to attract, motivate, and retain your talent and is FREE to all Leon Works exhibitors and $10 for non-exhibitors.