Events

2019 IL Legislative Update
Friday, August 9th

8 AM – 10 AM
Agri-King Conference Center
18246 Waller Road, Fulton, IL 61252
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A large amount of legislation was passed in 2019! Join us as we discuss the highlights and answer questions on regional business impact.


About this Event

The 2019 Illinois Legislative Session has ended. Lawmakers passed a balanced budget and the largest capital program in state history.

The Legislative Update will feature a session overview provided by Tyler Diers of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce. Tyler serves as the Director of Legislative Relations and will offer insight and information on the legislative actions affecting our regional businesses.

The event will also feature Susan Zelnio of the Moline Foundation. Susan will present on the recreational use of marijuana and offer information focused on company testing policies. She will also highlight the economic impact of legal use and the expunging of criminal records.

Please submit any questions to:

Andy Sokolovich
Clinton Regional Development Corporation
asokolovich@clintondevelopment.com or (563) 242-4536


How to Win the Retention Battle
Clinton Region Manufacturing Roundtable
Friday, August 23rd
8 AM – 10 AM
Clinton Community College Technology Center
1951 Manufacturing Drive
Clinton, IA 52732
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We will share strategies on how to retain talent, identify the “right” hire, and eliminate costly turnover.


About this Event

Employee retention strategies can be tough. With record-low unemployment numbers, employers find themselves seeking new methods to reduce turnover and win the battle against employee retention.

Sue Watkins and Mike Thomas are subject matter experts. Their experience in the staffing world is extensive, and they understand that the STRUGGLE IS REAL!

During this informative session, Sue and Mike will cover:

  • HIRING THE RIGHT PERSON
  • IMPORTANCE OF EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION
  • UNDERSTANDING THE HIGH COST OF TURNOVER

Please register in advance, as seating is limited.

Please submit any questions to:

Andy Sokolovich
Clinton Regional Development Corporation
asokolovich@clintondevelopment.com or (563) 242-4536