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Workforce Development Resources from 2023 NYS Tourism Conference

Jul 10, 2023

The workforce development panel was the highest-rated program at the 2023 NYS Tourism Conference in Oswego NY, featuring presentations on seasonal hiring, recruitment, training, and employee retention. Panel presenter and chair of the NYSTIA Workforce Development Committee Jennifer Ackerson of Alon Tourism Solutions shared her Workforce Development White Paper with attendees filled with tips and resources for the travel industry to develop the workforce and enhance employee hiring practices. 

Reimagine how your company positions itself to the workforce and the opportunities for creative hiring processes to acquire and retain talent! Access the white paper here, or click on the link below. You can also download the two workforce development infographics on college courses that lead into the industry, as well as pathways to success!

Courses Infographic
Infographic on college courses and the travel industry
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Roadmap for Workforce Development
Infographic on pathways to success
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Infographic on the pathways to success in the travel trade industry

All of the Workforce Development panel presentations are available here

The Workforce Development Committee is chaired by Jennifer Ackerson, President of Alon Tourism Solutions. If you are interested in joining the committee, please contact us