• Why Nerds and Nurses Are Taking Over the U.S. Economy
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 30, 2017

    This week: Projections of Occupational Employment 2016–26, Best Middle-Class Jobs in The U.S., Why Nerds and Nurses Are Taking Over the U.S. Economy, Degree Inflation Holds Back Employers and Workers, Dismissed by Degrees, Why Wages Aren’t Growing...

    • Posted October 30, 2017
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  • Business Office Applications Training
    Enroll Now: Business Office Administrative Training Starts November 20, 2017

    The Business Office Administrative Training (BOAT) program is an accelerated, 10-week professional certificate program offering diverse adult learners the practical skills necessary to compete in today’s global workforce. Enroll now for the next class starting November 20,...

    • Posted October 27, 2017
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  • Industrial Maintenance Technician Training
    Apply Now! No-Cost Industrial Maintenance Technician Training, Classes Start January 22

    Industrial maintenance technicians repair and maintain commercial or industrial machinery in buildings and in a plant or factory setting. Our new Industrial Maintenance Technician training prepares participants for entry-level jobs in the industrial maintenance industry. Classes meet...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
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  • Boeing Pre-Employment Assembly Mechanic Training
    Build Something Amazing: Apply Now for Boeing Pre-Employment Assembly Mechanic Training

    The Boeing Pre-Employment Training Program is now accepting applications for an upcoming daytime training class starting December 4, 2017. This program prepares individuals for entry-level employment as an assembly mechanic in the aerospace field. Students who successfully...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • Patient Care Technician Training
    Patient Care Technicians are in demand! The January 2018 class will fill quickly!

    Patient Care Technicians work as clinical partners in local hospitals. If you are interested in Nursing or Allied Health, this might be the profession that will make your career path flourish. The Patient Care Technician non-credit training...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Current State of Gender Equality
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 23, 2017

    This week: There Are Two Types of Performance — But Most Organizations Only Focus on One, Views of The Current State of Gender Equality, Rise of Behavioral Economics and Its Influence on Organizations, Drivers of Disengagement, Future...

    • Posted October 23, 2017
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  • My First Grade Teacher Practiced Lean Management
    My First Grade Teacher Practiced Lean Management

    My first grade teacher spent very little time seated behind her desk. She knew that the only way to know how her workers were performing was to observe them in action. We respected Miss Tinnin because we...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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  • Tricky Work Situations
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 16, 2017

    This week: Responding to Tricky Work Situations, Middle-Class Incomes in America, Why Performance Development Wins in the Workplace, Learn How to Delegate Well, Barriers Stopping Poor People From Moving to Better Jobs, Who is poor in the...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • New PCT Classrooms at Forest Park
    The Patient Care Technician (PCT) Training Program Has Moved to Forest Park

    The Patient Care Technician (PCT) Training Program has officially moved to the Forest Park campus and is now ready for new students! The new classroom and lab are sparkling clean and ready to receive students this coming...

    • Posted October 13, 2017
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  • The Skills Employers Want
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 10, 2017

    This week: Great Recession Drastically Changed the Skills Employers Want, Simple Questions I Learned To Ask That Transformed My Career, Key Findings on How Americans See The Rise of Automation, Regulating The Pace of Automation, Prioritize Your...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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