The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act invites alignment of workforce, economic development, and education strategies to target the needs of business and eliminate the qualifications divide from job seeker to employer.

In this podcast, the speakers are Kris Stadelman and David Hunn.

          Resources for Workforce System Success

"The new WIOA emphasis on career services is the most important policy shift for local workforce development boards and, in fact, we have used that to change our service flow strategy."

-Kris Stadelman

"Our business partnerships are really key to understanding the demands of employers and we try very hard to tailor all our services towards the demands of employers."

-David Hunn

Data-Driven Decision-Making and Strategic Planning

For more information on using data for strategic planning and targeting services that result in labor market impact, please see Fine-Tuning Your Strategic Planning Using Labor Market Analysis and Informed Decision-Making.