(Supervisors approve agreement)….It was approved Tuesday.

The agreement is between the County Workforce Development and SDSU Research Foundation. It is for professional services under the Employee Development and Advancement Program. Under the $35,000 agreement, the program incorporates interactive soft skills workshops that focus on empowerment, customer service, work ethic, leadership, teamwork and life skills. It allows SDSU/IV Campus students to practice their acquired knowledge as interns. The ultimate goal of the program is to give participants a complete experience from where they can emerge with a valuable professional portfolio as well as indispensable professional experience.