The “Great Resignation:” How to Recruit and Retain Employees 2/23/22 (WBC)

How to Create a Winning Recruitment and Retention Program in Today’s Challenging Landscape….
Make the most of the Great Resignation. Every day, the news is filled with articles about the challenges employers are facing in attracting and retaining talented employees – let alone keeping them satisfied and engaged. While this is certainly true, it’s also true that people still need (and want!) to work. Savvy and forward-thinking employers will use creative and innovative strategies to appeal to today’s most talented workers – successfully combatting the Great Resignation and enabling their businesses to thrive. Join Fern Hernberg, Founder and President of Eagle HR, Inc., as she shares some of the very latest tips and tactics in the areas of recruitment and retention in today’s challenging labor market.

** This workshop is made possible by the generous contribution of time and expertise by a CBP volunteer. Please respect our volunteer’s time by arriving on time. If you are unable to attend the class, please notify us promptly.

The Women’s Business Center is funded at the Community Business Partnership through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
4:00 pm-5:15 pm

COST: $0


Zoom link and details provided upon registration.


Please Note

Cancellation Policy

  • Participants whose checks are returned for insufficient funds (for class with cost) will be charged a $35 fee.
  • Participants who have paid for a class and do not cancel at least 24 hours in advance, will forfeit their entire payment.
  • Participants wishing to receive a refund and have canceled in a timely manner will be charged a 10% administrative fee.


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Speaker: Fern Hernberg

Meet Fern Hernberg

“I started Becky’s Pet Care in 1998 and, thanks to CBP’s expert and caring staff, now have a strong business with over 160 employees.

Becky O’Neil, President, Becky’s Pet Care, Springfield, VA
Community Business Partnership of Springfield, VA