22 min

Innovative Strategies in Workforce Development and Career Discovery with FVCC Venture Boldly

    • Entrepreneurship

Ever wondered how education systems are evolving to meet the dynamic needs of industries and businesses? Let's explore the innovative strategies being implemented by Flathead Valley Community College (FVCC) to fulfill these transformations in this fascinating conversation with Lisa Blank, the Executive Director of Workforce Development. Lisa shares her experience and provides insights into the plethora of certifications, micro-credentials, and degree programs that FVCC has tailored to cater to the spinning wheels of local industries.

We also discuss the opportunity to create a Career Discover Center. Picture a hub that consolidates resources from various high schools, providing students with an array of career pathways and the opportunity to participate in college classes within the FVCC campus. Imagine the possibilities where students can earn college credits right from high school.  We discuss the value of empowering students with an exposure to a broad spectrum of career possibilities, paving the way for a vibrant, skilled workforce. Prepare to be intrigued as we journey through these transformative ideas shaping the future of workforce development.

www.fvcc.edu
www.fvcc.edu/business-industry
www.workforceflathead.com
www.pocketstonecafe.com

The Venture Boldly Podcast is sponsored by Weyerhaeuser.


Follow the Discover Kalispell Chamber on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube @kalispellchamber, and on twitter @KalispellChambr.
© Kalispell Chamber of Commerce. All Rights Reserved. 406.758.2800 | info@kalispellchamber.com

Ever wondered how education systems are evolving to meet the dynamic needs of industries and businesses? Let's explore the innovative strategies being implemented by Flathead Valley Community College (FVCC) to fulfill these transformations in this fascinating conversation with Lisa Blank, the Executive Director of Workforce Development. Lisa shares her experience and provides insights into the plethora of certifications, micro-credentials, and degree programs that FVCC has tailored to cater to the spinning wheels of local industries.

We also discuss the opportunity to create a Career Discover Center. Picture a hub that consolidates resources from various high schools, providing students with an array of career pathways and the opportunity to participate in college classes within the FVCC campus. Imagine the possibilities where students can earn college credits right from high school.  We discuss the value of empowering students with an exposure to a broad spectrum of career possibilities, paving the way for a vibrant, skilled workforce. Prepare to be intrigued as we journey through these transformative ideas shaping the future of workforce development.

www.fvcc.edu
www.fvcc.edu/business-industry
www.workforceflathead.com
www.pocketstonecafe.com

The Venture Boldly Podcast is sponsored by Weyerhaeuser.


Follow the Discover Kalispell Chamber on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube @kalispellchamber, and on twitter @KalispellChambr.
© Kalispell Chamber of Commerce. All Rights Reserved. 406.758.2800 | info@kalispellchamber.com

22 min