Extension Logo
Extension Logo
University of Minnesota Extension
https://extension.umn.edu

Extension is expanding its online education and resources while in-person events and classes are canceled.

Episode 25: Rural-urban workforce opportunities

One of Minnesota's greatest economic assets is its diverse economic base. Having jobs distributed across a wide range of industries has helped the state's economy grow during challenging times. Maintaining this diverse economy requires Minnesota’s businesses to recruit workers in both rural and urban areas.

Kelly Asche, research associate with the Center for Rural Policy Development joins us to discuss the current workforce challenges and opportunities that exist across the state.

“You have things that are very rural and things that are very urban in Minnesota, but most of Minnesota exists somewhere in between.”

— Kelly Asche

Episode host(s)

  • Christy Kallevig, Extension educator
    University of Minnesota Extension, Center for Community Vitality

Guest(s)

  • Kelly Asche, research associate
    Center for Rural Policy Development

Resources

Transcript

Read this episode's conversation below.

 | 

Stay informed

Never miss a Vital Connections On Air episode. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or via RSS to get new episodes as they become available.

Subscribe on Apple Podcasts | Subscribe via RSS

Read our Vital Connections newsletter for community-focused articles and podcast information. Email Joyce Hoelting to sign up.

 

Check out our podcast page for more episodes.

Reviewed in 2020

Share this page:

© 2020 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.