Tuesday, December 08, 2020 1:00 PM ~ 2:00 PM ET

Gain deeper insights to what it means to have a recruitment and retention strategy that works. Learn about specific tools that can help you improve your recruitment and retention techniques, especially considering COVID-19 impacts on program implementation.


A successful recruitment and retention strategy can have a positive impact on the performance and sustainability of a grant program. 

As Scaling Apprenticeship grantees, you will come away from the webinar with:

  • Foundational knowledge of why recruitment is a critical strategy for success and why retention techniques are vital to apprenticeships;
  • An overview of successful recruitment and retention techniques, tips and tools, with an emphasis on new tactics since COVID 19;
  • Steps on how to start using the information provided by the presenters, and;
  • Answers to your questions – and knowledge of where to go with future questions for obtaining more recruitment and retention resources.


Zodie Makonnen, Program Lead, Division of Strategic Investments, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration


Erik R. Alanson, Director, Computing & Information Technology Co-op Programs, University of Cincinnati

Frieda Molina, Deputy Director, MDRC

Diane Targarona, Director, Allied Health Apprenticeships, Community College of Baltimore County