Talent Development Programs

K-12 Students

Your Future

Your Future

The Your Future program presents job industries that are poised for growth to help middle school students understand different pathways and job opportunities within STEM-related careers. The program aligns with curriculum that students are already learning in their science and math classrooms and includes interactive discussions about educational pathways and real-world application projects in industries like advanced manufacturing and engineering. To coordinate or to sponsor a Your Future event for your students or your business, please contact Sara Gillis, Director of Talent and Workforce Development, at 605-261-6340 or sarag@siouxfalls.com.


JA Inspire

JA Inspire

The Sioux Falls Development Foundation is partnering with Junior Achievement (JA) of South Dakota to bring JA Inspire to the Sioux Falls community. This one-day event, to be held this year on November 21, 2019, provides career mentorship to students through a collaboration between educators and industry leaders that represent a variety of sectors. JA Inspire offers an opportunity to build an industry’s future workforce while showcasing the career opportunities that students have, right here in South Dakota. To participate in or sponsor the JA Inspire event, please contact Kayla Eitreim, President of Junior Achievement of South Dakota, at 605-336-7318 or kayla.eitreim@ja.org.


Career Professionals

eGuide to Sioux Falls Businesses

eGuide to Sioux Falls Businesses

The Sioux Falls Development Foundation is dedicated to assisting new Sioux Falls area residents and graduating students in their search for a rewarding career. To aid our efforts, we launched the eGuide to Sioux Falls Businesses in May 2019 as an interactive resource tool for all who are seeking employment.


eGuide for Career Enhancement

eGuide for Career Enhancement

The Sioux Falls Development Foundation is dedicated to assisting employees in their career development. To aid our efforts, we launched the eGuide for Career Enhancement in June 2019 as an interactive resource tool for employees.