All posts by Richard Schumacher

  • 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 Administrative 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • No-Cost Medical Assistant Training
    Enroll Now for Certified Medical Assistant Training Starting Nov. 6, 2017

    Medical Assistants are needed in the St. Louis area in a variety of healthcare settings. If you are interested in a career in health care, this might be the opportunity that will launch your career. Take advantage...

    • Posted October 5, 2017
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  • Voiceovers: Making Money With Your Voice
    Voiceovers: Making Money With Your Voice, Nov. 4

    Learn how to get started in the voiceover industry! This introductory course will include a real-world overview of the industry, including the good, the bad and the ugly parts, from one of St. Louis' own voice artists....

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Teach Employees Skills They Don’t Know They Lack
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 2, 2017

    This week: Prioritize the Skills to Learn Right Now, Performance Reviews That Actually Inspire Employees, Facts About Wage Growth, Career Advice to Enter a STEM-Related Field, Opportunity for Growth and Economic Inculsion, Teach Employees Skills They Don’t...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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