All posts by Richard Schumacher

About Richard Schumacher

Richard Schumacher is the technology manager for the Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College. He connects, designs, and applies technology to meet business user needs with eLearning, training, web content, instructional design, IT system, and performance improvement solutions. Richard is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has held Microsoft Certifications since 1993. Learn more about Richard by following him: LinkedIn - Twitter - Google+ - Articles - Email
  • Most Out-of-work Young Adults Face Bleak Job Prospects
    Workforce Development News – May 20, 2019

    This week: Most Out-of-work Young Adults Face Bleak Job Prospects, Prison Time Is Less of a Hiring Hurdle, Where Measuring Engagement Goes Wrong, Employment Growth Accelerates, Economy Isn’t Getting Better for Most Americans, Must-Have Words to Include...

    • Posted May 20, 2019
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  • Examining How Industry Credentials Address The Skills Gap and Create Pathways to Careers
    Workforce Development News – May 13, 2019

    This week: Credentials Matter: Examining How Industry Credentials Address The Skills Gap and Create Pathways to Careers, What the Job Market Looks Like for Today’s College Graduates, 3 Million Older Americans Can't Find High-paying Jobs, Quit Waiting...

    • Posted May 13, 2019
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  • How Difficult is it to Find a Job?
    Workforce Development News – May 6, 2019

    This week: How Difficult is it to Find a Job?, Let’s Get Real about the Skills Gap and Start Solving It, What If We Hired for Skills?, Where the Good Jobs Are, A Stronger Economy Means Stronger...

    • Posted May 6, 2019
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  • Show You're Passionate in a Job Interview
    Workforce Development News – April 29, 2019

    This week: Show You're Passionate in a Job Interview, Ghosting — Prevent Candidates Who Accept Your Offer From Disappearing, Elevate Your Team With an Inspiring Customer Service Philosophy, Don’t Be Blinded by Your Own Expertise, ADP 2019...

    • Posted April 29, 2019
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  • Myths About Strategy
    Workforce Development News – April 22, 2019

    This week: Myths About Strategy, The Millions of Young Adults Who Are Out of Work, Great Leaders Are Thoughtful and Deliberate, Ways Your Employee Experience Needs to Change, Manufactured Perceptions, State of American Trade Schools, America’s Infrastructure...

    • Posted April 22, 2019
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  • Questions to Ask When Starting a New Job
    Workforce Development News – April 15, 2019

    This week: Biggest Hurdles Recent Graduates Face Entering the Workforce, How Manufacturers are Tackling the Skills Gap, How Americans See Automation and The Workplace, Make Your Meetings a Safe Space for Honest Conversation, Little Public Support for...

    • Posted April 15, 2019
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  • Rise in Solar Energy Creates Job Growth
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    Participants in STLCC's Accelerated Solar PV Installation Tech training gain fundamental knowledge to compete for entry-level solar installer positions. Apply now for classes starting April 29, 2019.

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • CDL-A Commercial Truck Driver Training
    Apply Now for Daytime CDL-A Truck Driving Training, Class Starts May 6, 2019

    Truck drivers are in high demand. Start your commercial truck driving career with our CDL-A professional driving program. Register for a free Truck Driving Information Session at 314-984-7777 to get started. Our next daytime class starts May...

    • Posted April 2, 2019
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  • Trends in The Information Technology Sector
    Workforce Development News – April 1, 2019

    This week: Dangers of Skills-Gap Skepticism, Missouri Chamber Technology 2030 Report, American Graduate State of the St. Louis Workforce Special, What Makes Some People More Productive Than Others, Trends in The Information Technology Sector, Major Corporate Training...

    • Posted April 1, 2019
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  • All New Graduates Should Consider a Customer Support Job
    Workforce Development News – March 25, 2019

    This week: Reasons Talented Employees Don't Reach Their Potential, Americans Are Pessimistic About Many Aspects of Future Life in U.S., Stop Eliminating Perfectly Good Candidates by Asking Them the Wrong Questions, Does Automation Affect Employment and Income...

    • Posted March 25, 2019
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