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COMMUNITY: BUSINESS & COMMUNITY INITIATIVES
The Roadway to
Retention & Recruitment
etention and recruitment of employees continues to be a top concern for employers, and oftentimes, we focus toward
training and professional development to meet our needs. We want the workforce to be equipped with the tools to
help them and our organization succeed. But all too often, we lose sight of other broad issues that could play a factor in
moving the needle on our workforce efforts.
It's these issues, if left unaddressed, that will not only change the business community, but hinder our overall quality of life.
And, one of those very issues, is something that some of us may take for granted every day - our daily transportation.
Sure, if you drive anywhere in Lancaster County you know that our roadways, bridges and infrastructure need work
(but that's for another article). But, have you taken a moment to think about how the daily commute is impacting the
people in your workplace? One local organization is taking control of the issue and is on the road to success with their
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