***If your organization would like to pay for multiple people at once, please have each individual register for the event. Then, have someone send an email to Carol Gard (firstname.lastname@example.org) requesting an invoice. Make sure to include the names of all people the invoice/payment will cover.
Location: Memorial Union, 1 Kellogg Circle, Emporia, KS 66801
8:00 - 9:00: Check-in
9:00 - 9:30: Introduction and KACE Business
9:30 - 10:45: The Multi-generational Workforce - Leslie Cunningham, SPHR, Director of Human Resources/Safety at TCT, Council Grove, KS
***• Many campuses are no longer filled with traditional college-aged students. Career Services professionals and employers are now faced with the task of working with a multi-generational population. How students prepare to find work, how employers recruit new talent, and how workers coexist in the work environment needs to adjust in this dynamic culture.
10:45 - 11:00: Break
11:00 - 11:45: Panel Discussion (extension of morning presentation with employers, interns, and recent graduates)
11:45 - 12:45: Lunch / Presentation by Mainstreet Executive Director regarding ESU partnerships
1:00 - 2:30: Moonshot/Exploring Your WIGS & BHAGS - Kari Keefe, Executive Director, KC Social Innovation Center
2:30 - 3:30: Networking/Exchange of Ideas (snacks/dessert)
***Participants will brainstorm possible future goals and work through a guided networking activity to visit with similar organizations to discuss best practices and strengthen professional relationships.
3:30 - 3:45: Wrap up and Evaluations