UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center
View Other Classes & Events

Successful Strategies for Recruiting, Hiring and Supervising Great Employees

Monday, October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm • Organized By SCORE - St. Louis Bi-State Region
6800 Wydown Boulevard, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 208, St. Louis, MO 63105


Whether the economy is hot or not, attracting and retaining great employees is paramount to growing your business. In this course, you will discover the keys to successfully recruiting, interviewing, selection, on-boarding, and training excellent employees.

Topics covered

  • Costs of recruitment methods
  • Writing an effective job description
  • What to focus on when reviewing candidates
  • Best practices of interviewing
  • The use of testing in selection
  • Criteria for selecting a new hire
  • Deciding salary for offers
  • Best practices for onboarding and training
  • What to do when a person isn’t working out

Key take aways

Attendees will walk away with a high level understanding of what an effective selection process should look like, things to consider when deciding what to do when they have a hiring need, and how to ensure that the transition for the new hire goes as smoothly as possible.

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Add to my Calendar
Add event to: ICal Outlook Google Calendar
Fontbonne University
6800 Wydown Boulevard
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 208
St. Louis, MO 63105
Get Directions »