Lay off – It’s never a pleasant time mainly because of the uncertainty each employee feels. As a Rapid Response Coordinator, Duke Crosswhite will meet with the company HR manager and provide materials that the affected employees can use to determine their next step. Resources that Duke can bring and explain to the affected workers includes Missouri’s Unemployment Insurance procedure; United Way 211 information; and Local Labor Market Intelligence. The Missouri Career Centers are conveniently located within the counties of Platte, Clay, Cass, Jackson, and Ray to assist displaced workers. For more information call Duke Crosswhite – 816-838-0776.