Perk Up Thursday – The Odenthal Group

Stan Odenthal from the Odenthal Group was recently invited as a presenter for the Perk Up Thursday series hosted by Focus Suites at Southeast Community College. In addition to discussing the business plan and background of the Odenthal Group, Stan also discusses a number of workforce development topics, including:

  • How workforce development and economic development are interrelated;
  • The primary purpose of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA);
  • The structure and composition of workforce development boards;
  • How federal workforce funding reaches state and local workforce boards;
  • How states define local area boundaries;


Check out the full video below.