Workforce Webinars and Presentations

Welcome to the workforce presentation series!  Each presentation is a webinar recording, which runs 30-45 minutes. The presentations cover information about workforce programs that help hire, train, and retain skilled workers. 

Recorded Presentations

Title Description
Webinar - Employer Recovery and Return


This webinar covers topics for employers as they begin to reopen their businesses after COVID-19. 

Workforce update from Governor Kim Reynolds on April 24, 2020


Governor Reynolds addresses situations when workers laid off due to COVID-19 are called back to their place of employment but refuse to return. Refusing to return to work may disqualify claimants from future unemployment insurance benefits.  (Video courtesy of Iowa PBS)

Unemployment Insurance for Self-Employed - April 16, 2020


The webinar will feature unemployment insurance information for self-employed individuals impacted by COVID-19 closures.

Questions and Answers from Webinar (April 16, 2020)


Employer Webinar - April 7, 2020

This webinar is for employers who would like to learn more about updates related to the CARES Act and unemployment benefits.

Cómo puede presentar un reclamo si trabaja por cuenta propia


El video le mostrará cómo presentar un reclamo de seguro de desempleo si trabaja por cuenta propia.


How to file a weekly claim: CARES Act updates

The video is a step-by-step guide for filing a weekly unemployment insurance claim. 

How self-employed can file for unemployment insurance benefits

This video tutorial shows how self-employed individuals can apply for unemployment insurance benefits under the CARES Act (COVID-19). 

Healthcare Jobs: Opportunities in Iowa Following COVID-19


This webinar shares information about the opportunities available in the healthcare field, as well as the growing need of workers during COVID-19.


This webinar covers unemployment information for employees impacted by COVID-19.

Cómo presentar su reclamo de seguro de desempleo en línea

Este video tutorial le mostrará cómo solicitar un seguro de desempleo en línea.