WGA Chair and South Dakota Gov. Daugaard shared a video update at the 2017 Winter Meeting detailing the work accomplished during the first six months of the Western Governors’ Workforce Development Initiative.
The video explores the top issues driving the Initiative, best practices that have been shared, a review of the workshops held in South Dakota, Colorado, Oklahoma and Washington, and next steps in the coming months.
The central policy initiative of WGA Chair Gov. Daugaard is designed to leverage the region’s best thinking to bridge the gap between prospective workers and employers in the West. The goal is to create enhanced career opportunities for students, graduates and displaced workers to help build a more vibrant regional economy.