Webinar: Job Development in Rural America: A Maine & Tennessee Experience

06.12.2019 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Register at:  http://econsys.adobeconnect.com/efslmpcopwebinars/

Living in a rural area has it challenges, including transportation and the small number of jobs available. This presentation will offer tips on how to develop jobs in rural areas. Webinar Objectives:By attending this webinar you will learn about:

  • Recognizing the growing employment disparity for rural Americans with disabilities and what can we do to positively impact it;
  • Addressing the challenges and opportunities of job development in rural areas - focusing on issues such as poor economies, transportation barriers, and community inclusion as a pathway to jobs; and
  • Understanding the role technology can play in successful employment outcomes

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