Central Iowa Works convenes employer groups to discuss new solutions for addressing workforce challenges. Find a group you're interested in or fill out the form to receive ongoing updates. 

 

Find an employer group

Reach out to the contact person below to learn about joining a group in the following areas: 

Retail and Service

Retail employers and stakeholders meet to discuss how to develop talent and career opportunities in these sectors. 

Learn more by clicking the button below or email Soneeta@centraliowaworks.org

RETAIL & SERVICE WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

Health Care

Representatives from the health care industry meet to discuss common workforce priorities and needs, especially around training opportunities for workers. 

Learn more by clicking the button below or email Amy@centraliowaworks.org

HEALTH WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

 

 

Returning Citizens

Stakeholders meet to discuss how to create more opportunities for individuals returning from prison to access jobs and find support. 

Learn more by clicking the button below or email Amber@centraliowaworks.org

RE-ENTRY WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

Public Policy

Iowa partners help identify and advocate for policies to grow Iowa's economy by enabling Iowans to obtain and sustain employment, while helping employers fill middle-skill jobs. 

Learn more by clicking the button below or email dave.stone@unitedwaydm.org

PUBLIC POLICY SOLUTIONS



 

Receive updates on the Thriving Workforce Initiative

Fill out the form below to receive occasional emails with ideas and strategies you can apply to your business to improve hiring and retention. 

 



Additional Resources

Find additional tools and information for designing your good job strategy from these national organizations: