MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) – Ivanka Trump visited a Mesquite Walmart Friday to learn about the company’s workforce training program.
President Trump’s daughter and advisor met with members of Walmart Academy, a training curriculum for supervisors and managers.READ MORE: Mesquite Mayor, Pastor Hosts Prayer Vigil For Murdered Teen Key'Mydre Palmer Anderson
She toured the Academy and tried out the training herself via virtual reality.READ MORE: Inside The North Texas Molecular Lab Working To Speed Up COVID-19 Test Results
“It has changed my world upside down. My family, if they could be here today, they would tell you how proud they are,” saod Walmart store co-manager Alicia Witt about the First Daughter’s visit.
Trump also participated in a roundtable discussion with Walmart employees, who talked about the two to six week program.MORE NEWS: Downsizing And Simplifying Big Factors In North Texans' Gravitating Toward 'Tiny Homes'
Walmart has trained 370,000 employees so far this year through its Academy, which it started in 2016.