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When:  Dec 12, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CT)
Where:   The Madison Club, 5 E Wilson St, Madison, WI, 53703, US
Community:   Madison, WI

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The Madison Club
5 E Wilson St
Madison, WI 53703

Dec 12, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CT)


December 12, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Madison Club

Program Title: Addressing the Construction Workforce Dilemma - Strategic Recruitment and Retention Tools

Speaker: Laura Cataldo, Baker Tilly

Description: One of the biggest challenges facing the construction industry continues to be recruiting and retaining employees. This session will address the common challenges faced and explore innovative solutions that can improve your organization's success. We will examine:

  •         The link between economic and workforce development
  •         Funding programs and partnerships that help solve workforce challenges
  •         Define leadership competencies and capabilities necessary for long-term success
  •         Keys to retaining talent - including incentive compensation

Laura Cataldo, senior manager with Baker Tilly, joined the firm in 2017. Laura works with construction related firms of all sizes to evaluate business practices and assist with management challenges. Having worked in the construction industry for almost 25 years, Laura offers a depth of experience working with contractors to improve profitability and succeed in the changing marketplace. She excels at working with dynamic and demanding environments that require relationship building, versatility and challenge. Laura is a member of AGC’s Industry Recruitment Taskforce and is the Board Chair-Elect for the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin.


This is a group-live program at the overview level. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required.


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