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The Upstate Workforce Board builds and maintains a workforce development system that meets the needs of employers of Cherokee, Spartanburg and Union Counties.

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Attracting, engaging millennials

Some local employers are having problems attracting and engaging millennials, particularly in getting them to consider working in manufacturing.In response, Upstate Workforce Board Director Ann Angermeier organizes an informative and entertaining event to discuss the problem and consider solutions.

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