Chris Laney

Education. Workforce. Great Experiences.

WHERE EDUCATION MEETS WORKFORCE

Director of Education & Community Investment, CareerSource Suncoast

State of Jobs Conference

The country's largest student conference focused on college and career exploration

We create great experiences

We create great experiences

Chris Laney, Director of Education & Community Investment helps create unique experiences to enhance the talent continuum in the Manatee/Sarasota County Regions. CareerSource Suncoast, lead by an innovative team of leaders help develop these unique experiences for all to enjoy. 

  • State of Jobs Conference
  • State of Talent Conference
  • LEAD Academy
  • Career Academy

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Fighting the Negative Stigma of Career Exploration and Technical Training

Fighting the Negative Stigma of Career Exploration and Technical Training

I jokingly discuss how my wife has a masters in philosophy (religious studies) and she will likely never make...

One Step at a Time: A Look at Organizational Change

One Step at a Time: A Look at Organizational Change

I still find it amazing when I’m speaking with leadership of a business or organization about either joining their...

Pass the hat: Why it’s essential to have a diverse skill set in today’s marketplace

Pass the hat: Why it’s essential to have a diverse skill set in today’s marketplace

I find it ironic when hiring managers still focus solely on an individual skill or trait of a potential...

The Great Communicator: Understanding Communication Demand

The Great Communicator: Understanding Communication Demand

There use to be a time when it was okay not to check your email but once a day...

Don’t Create Resolutions This Year

Don’t Create Resolutions This Year

It’s that time of year again where people create resolutions and possibly aims to change habits, start new habits...

Being “Profit” Focused Verse “People” Focused

Being “Profit” Focused Verse “People” Focused

What’s the differentiator between good companies and great companies? Businesses are spinning up everyday and many of them are...

Big Brands Fail to Understand Customer Experience

Big Brands Fail to Understand Customer Experience

What a weekend. It was like every brand wanted to provide me with a poor experience. In all fairness,...

Managing Millennials: Help me now…

Managing Millennials: Help me now…

I was driving home the other day contemplating a challenge a friend of mine was having in her current...

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