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ROI Program Receives Over $1 Million From US Dept. of Commerce to Spur Adoption of Remote Work in Utah Businesses
The Rural Online Initiative (ROI) program will teach business leaders on the Wasatch Front how to develop remote work plans in addition to providing recovery training for future natural disasters and economic shocks, ensuring that Utah stays globally competitive.

Professional Development Training - Harnessing the Power of LinkedIn 

What: Gain a deeper understanding of how to harness the power of LinkedIn, and learn to navigate the world leader in professional social networking.
When: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 |  12:00 - 1:00 PM MDT
Where: Online

Partner of the Month: Meghan Mcfall
Meghan McFall received her bachelor's in Culinary Arts and Foodservice Management from Utah State University in May of 2008.   Joining the USU Blanding CTE program in July of 2020. She is currently the SPARC Director and business consultant for San Juan County.

She has been an advocate for the poorest counties in the state of Utah offering high-speed internet access to any emerging business, small business owner, or local resident.  San Juan County Economic Development, the Rural Online Initiative, and USU SPARC launched the Remote-Ready Workforce program in January of 2021.

When Meghan is not at work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her nephew.

Remote Work = More Workforce Diversity
Remote work encourages a more diverse range of people into the workforce by making use of the skills of people who are otherwise not working, or not working very much, including mothers and people living outside major cities.The flexibility of remote work also encourages older workers to stay in the labor force for longer, according to the U.K.’s Office for National Statistics. Remote work should be a priority for economies confronting aging populations.


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