• 5 Words That Customers Absolutely Hate
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 30, 2013

    This week: 5 Words That Customers Absolutely Hate, How to “Talk Strategically,” Growing Economic Clout of the College Educated, Six Ways to Grow Your Job, STEM Crisis Is a Myth, Boom Towns and Ghost Towns of the...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Training
    STLCC Receives Almost $3 Million to Respond to Employment Needs of the St. Louis Region

    The U.S. Department of Labor announced today that St. Louis Community College will receive funding to train 420 people for jobs in the transportation, distribution and logistics industry sectors in the St. Louis region. STLCC’s Workforce Solutions...

    • Posted September 24, 2013
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  • Where Job Growth Will Come Over This Decade
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 23, 2013

    This week: Let Your Customers Streamline Your Business, Where Job Growth Will Come Over This Decade, Top 100 Websites For Your Career, Dealing with Team Members Who Derail Meetings, Economic Conditions in the St. Louis Zone, Train...

    • Posted September 23, 2013
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  • Sigma-Aldrich, STLCC Receive 2013 Governor’s Innovative Industry Training Award
    Sigma-Aldrich, STLCC Receive 2013 Governor’s Innovative Industry Training Award

    Sigma-Aldrich Corporation, along with its long standing training partner, Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College, received the 2013 Governor’s Innovative Industry Training Award at the September 2013 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development in Kansas City,...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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  • Developing Humility as a Leader
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 16, 2013

    This week: Developing Humility as a Leader, Build a Great Professional Reputation, Truth About Customer Experience, Online Job Search Frustrations for Applicants, Things The Best Managers Do And Don’t Do, Teach Anything to Anyone, Nice or Tough:...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Essex Champions Lean Six Sigma Transformation
    Essex Champions Lean Six Sigma Transformation

    Essex Industries, a St. Louis headquartered leading supplier to the aerospace, defense, first response and medical markets recently launched their Lean Six Sigma program, designed to lower costs, improve production quality and increase employee involvement by holding...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Leadership for Life - Customer Service
    Leadership for Life – Customer Service

    As a leader, you set the example for your employees, and model the behaviors you want them to emulate. Are there any behaviors more important than those dealing with taking care of customers? Probably not. After all,...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Drinking Water Operator Accelerated Training Program
    Drinking Water Operator Accelerated Training Program Starts Nov. 7, 2013

    St. Louis Community College’s training for drinking water operators is an Environmental Protection Agency, Region 7 grant-funded program. Training will include classroom work, as well as on-site training at water utility facilities. Upon successful completion of the...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • Be Indispensable At Work
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 9, 2013

    This week: Be Indispensable At Work, Make Time for the Work That Matters, Things Really Respected People Do, Customers Remember Experiences, Interactive Map Detailing Growth of Top Industries in 100 Most Populous U.S. Metros, Map Of America’s...

    • Posted September 9, 2013
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  • Work Experience Matters
    Work Experience Matters

    As I fast approach being officially classified as middle age, I am encouraged by the recent key finding and validation from our recent regional employer survey. That is that work experience matters. The 2013 State of St....

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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