South Florida Intercoastal

Megan Piggott Discusses Workforce on IBEX Webinar

By: MIASF Staff

Date posted: Mar 02, 2022 Wed

MIASF’s Megan Piggott joined Wendy Mackie, Director of Workforce and Foundation Development for Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA) on a panel presentation for IBEX’s virtual webinars. The presentation was titled ‘Meet Your Workforce Where They Are: A New Way Toto Recruit’ and Wendy and Megan shared insight, tips, and actionable items of how we as an industry can overcome our workforce challenges and cultivate our talent pipeline for years to come. They broke the presentation down into three specific demographics that our industry can target to market to including K-12 students, graduates, and career-changers. From simple first steps we can all take, to specific examples MIASF and MRAA have initiated, to their personal experiences, Megan and Wendy discussed all things workforce and answered a plethora of questions with the more than 80 attendees joining the online discussion.