Companies are always telling us that finding and keeping highly qualified employees is a constant challenge. Our next guest says that that challenge is amplified for foreign companies with facilities here. And that's why they host annual conferences here in our state for all those involved. One of these events is coming soon to the Upstate.
Mike Switzer interviews Lee Ferrell, a lecturer of German at Clemson University, a member of the committee for the annual Language and International Trade Conference held on their campus each spring, and he's now getting ready for their second annual Forum for German and Spanish in the Professions, where this year's topic is "German Companies in the Americas - Hiring and Maintaining a Qualified Workforce: Old and New Challenges".