Staffing Up: Strategies for Working Through Labor Shortage Challenges

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This resource offers best practices used by school kitchens across the nation to recruit and retain staff. Practices such as recruiting volunteers, expanding staff benefits, utilizing creative logistics, and advertising at every opportunity!

With nationwide labor and supply shortages impacting every corner of the economy, more schools are looking to overcome hurdles with innovative ideas and approaches. This resource provides strategies that school districts across the country have been using to staff up and persevere through this challenging time.