The Grand Rapids Chamber is hosting a summit downtown this week focused on the talent shortage.
The event, titled Leadership for Future Growth: Tools to Meet Your Talent Needs, will take place this Friday from 7:30 to 11:45 a.m. in the Pantlind Ballroom at the Amway Grand Plaza in Grand Rapids, at 187 Monroe Ave. NW.
Bill Pink, president of Grand Rapids Community College, will lead the event with a keynote address.
Following breakfast, attendees will participate in two breakout sessions of their choosing:
- Recruiting Diverse Talent
- The Difference Between Managing and Leading
- Reflecting Your Brand Values in Your Recruitment
- Talent Strategies for Employers in a Tight Labor Market
- Culture by Design
The cost of attendance is $75 for members and non-members.
People can register by calling 616-771-0300.
A limited number of walk-ins will be accepted at the door.