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Workforce Development News – Dec. 16, 2013
A weekly collection of interesting, insightful, and innovative articles on workforce development, employment and training, business performance improvement, leadership, higher education, and the economy.
The Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College leverages education for growth in the knowledge economy by offering programs and services designed to advance people, businesses and communities. We are located at the Corporate College, a state of the art facility solely dedicated to corporate education and professional development.
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“Your company’s success depends on your employees’ performance. And that performance depends in large part on your commitment to modeling these seven virtues.”
“It’s difficult to think of any decision that is more important to an organization than determining who it hires. It is hard to argue with approaches that rely on data and standard practices to bring rigor to the hiring process. But whether that is actually what’s going on is not so obvious.”
“Information technology (IT) and finance are overwhelmingly the strongest growth areas for high-wage jobs. And the relationship between education and good-paying employment opportunities is crystal clear.”
“In a job market that has felt uncertain for too long, an education remains one item that rewards you today and will continue to gain value in the future.”
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“Keep the lawyers at bay when you follow these important guidelines.”
“When you over-objectify or oversimplify the measurement of performance, you risk missing the richness of what makes that job special—or complex—or what makes each person’s contribution unique.”
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“Mistakes happen, but for job seekers it can mean the difference between landing a new gig and collecting another unemployment check.”
“Why? Everyone else is using them too. Check out LinkedIn’s 2013 Most Overused Buzzwords list.”
“Twenty-seven percent of people say they would answer their phones during a face-to-face conversation, and 88 percent say pedestrians shouldn’t text while crossing the street.”
“Although our fundamental desire to be noticed is not a new phenomenon, our unending use of social media has radically elevated the level of ego in our personal and professional lives.”
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“Never hire someone who knows less than you do about what he’s hired to do.” – Malcolm Forbes