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April 19, 2021


Workforce Conversations: Tips on Hiring Employees

The need for qualified workers to fill positions at our businesses along the Grand Strand has become a conversation and headline over the past few weeks. Join Karen Riordan, president and CEO of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, as she discusses the initiatives being taken to connect employers with potential staff. She also will be joined by Rusty Gaskins of the Waccamaw Council of Government and Kim Burke with SC Department of Employment and Workforce who will detail tips for recruiting as well as services and programs businesses can tap into for assistance. Julie Golden with Horry Georgetown Technical College also will share information about Apprenticeship Carolina.

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SCDEW/SCWorks Employer Resources

SCDEW/SCWorks recommends recalling every person who was laid off a year ago. Documents will download to the bottom of your computer screen.

The following documents are needed to report individuals who were recalled to work but failed to show up. This is for recall only; not for new offers of work. Documents will download to the bottom of your computer screen.

More information on failure to report for new offers of work available at SC DEW.

Resources for creating SCWorks employer accounts and posting vacant positions

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