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
  • Upskilling for A Digital World
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 9, 2019

    This week: Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections, Upskilling for A Digital World, Tepid U.S. Jobs Report Adds To Economic Jitters, Federal Reserve Beige Book, Student Debt Is Transforming the American Family, How Do Students Pay for...

    • Posted September 9, 2019
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  • Facts About American Workers
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 3, 2019

    This week: Hire Leaders for What They Can Do—Not What They Have Done, Job Growth Has Been Much Less Impressive Than Reported, What Wealth Inequality in America Looks Like, Emerging Technology Can Replace Workers—Or Train Them for...

    • Posted September 3, 2019
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  • Internships are Shaping the Future of Work
    Workforce Development News – August 26, 2019

    This week: When to Take Initiative at Work, How Internships are Shaping the Future of Work, Why The Prior Jobs Report Numbers Were Wrong By Over Half A Million, Manufacturing Employees Still Not Getting Trained, Things To...

    • Posted August 26, 2019
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  • Answering “Tell Me About Yourself” in an Interview
    Workforce Development News – August 19, 2019

    This week: Why Interviews No Longer Accurately Predict On-the-Job Success, The U.S. Labor Shortage, Ways Leaders Delegate Successfully, Signs You’re Not Delegating Enough — Plus 7 Tips to Get Better at It, Human Skills for the Future...

    • Posted August 19, 2019
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  • State of the St. Louis Workforce Report
    Workforce Development News – August 12, 2019

    This week: 2019 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report, STL.works: A Region’s Response to the Growing Workforce Crisis, Globally Competitive City-Regions, LinkedIn St. Louis Workforce Report, Happy Employees Lead to Happy Customers, Has the Required Skill...

    • Posted August 12, 2019
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  • Race and Underemployment
    Workforce Development News – August 5, 2019

    This week: Race and Underemployment, Aging of the Manufacturing Workforce, Future of Work in America, Is the St. Louis Workforce Weakening for the First Time in a Decade?, Feedback No One Wants to Give, Smart jobs-Bright futures,...

    • Posted August 5, 2019
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  • Speakers and Panelists for 2019 State of the St. Louis Workforce Event
    Speakers and Panelists for 2019 State of the St. Louis Workforce Event Announced

    St. Louis Community College’s Workforce Solutions Group will present the 2019 State of the St. Louis Workforce Report 7:30-10 a.m. Wednesday, August 7, in the Mildred E. Bastian Theatre at STLCC’s Forest Park campus, 5600 Oakland Avenue....

    • Posted August 1, 2019
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  • The Rise of Automation
    Workforce Development News – July 29, 2019

    This week: How Robots May Impact the U.S. Labor Market, Importance of Listening to Employees, Projecting Future Skill Shortages, Will Automation Impact the Middle Class?, Baby Boomers Are Staying in the Labor Force, Can Gen Z Save...

    • Posted July 29, 2019
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  • Will Your Job Still Exist In 2030?
    Workforce Development News – July 15, 2019

    This week: Will Your Job Still Exist In 2030?, What’s Wrong With Hiring a Gig Workforce? Pretty Much Everything, Ways The Gender Pay Gap Is Even Bigger Than You Think, Are Restaurant Workers the Talent Market’s Best-Kept...

    • Posted July 15, 2019
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  • In-Person Interviews
    Workforce Development News – July 8, 2019

    This week: Step-by-Step Guide to Making the Perfect Resume, Questions You Should Absolutely Ask An Interviewer, Talk About Your Strengths and Weaknesses in a Job Interview, All School and No Work Becoming The Norm for American Teens,...

    • Posted July 8, 2019
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