Clint Knight is the Director of Workforce Development with the Richland Area Chamber/RCDG. He is spearheading efforts to address the critical talent needs of businesses including helping address the skills gap, recruiting new talent to the area, and helping employers find the employees they need to be successful. With over 10 years in the Human Resources, Training, and Recruiting; Clint has developed a method of creative thinking that attacks common challenges from unique angles. Also - as someone who holds a BA in Music - he understands the concept of a "Non Traditional Pathway" and working with an adaptive workforce.
October 17th, 2022 | 32 mins 53 secs
chamber, chamber of commerce, eco devo, econdev, economic development, workforce
In this episode, Dane talks with talks with Clint Knight and Sandy Messner. In 2022, the Richland Area Chamber tackled Workforce Development from a unique angle. They'd spent years working to integrate upskilling opportunities and education in the effort, and realized that there was a gap in the process. They identified that gap - in their community - as "awareness".