Tuesday, July 07, 2015 2:00 PM ~ 3:30 PM ET

This webinar will focus on how recruitment, mental toughness, and retention form an essential core to successful programming.


In this webinar, DOL YouthBuild Technical Assistance Coach Nicole Simmons will share foundational practices for recruitment and mental toughness; how to stay current and compliant; how to display a strong program culture; and promising practices and useful strategies.

Two DOL YouthBuild sites and their staff will share their recruitment, orientation, and retention success stories and offer recommendations and suggestions for replication at other DOL YouthBuild sites.

Guest presenter site staff include

  1. Antonio McCoy, Program Manager. City of Winston Salem
  2. Rachel Gillis, Program Manager, Project YouthBuild – Gainesville


Michelle Lee Jones, Workforce Analyst, U.S. Department of Labor


Nicole Simmons, DOL YouthBuild Technical Assistance Coach