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"The most reliable source of talent are the people in your business today."

- Brenda Martin, CIRAS Workforce Programs Manager

Retain and develop skilled workers

CIRAS experts work with Iowa businesses to identify and implement strategic changes that will make a company better at developing and retaining the best employees. The first step is to implement simple retention strategies, providing a foundation for growing your workforce. CIRAS is here to help throughout the process.

Assistance available to Iowa businesses includes:

To seek guidance or schedule a no-cost assessment, contact your Regional CIRAS Strategic Advisor or workforce programs director Brenda Martin.

CIRAS provides several related services, including: