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  • Workforce Development News – March 28, 2011

    This week: Working Together To Keep St. Louis’ Talent Talented, Employer’s Performance Management Forum, Accelerated Training Program Meets Local Needs, Where Will You Be in Five Years?, Create an Effective Presentation, Strategies to Ensure Your Resume Grabs...

    • Posted March 28, 2011
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  • Championing Composites
    Championing Composites: Concept to Curriculum

    Advanced composites are usually fiber reinforced plastics. This advanced fiber reinforced plastics consist of a polymer matrix (the glue-like substance) reinforced with high strength continuous fibers of a predefined orientation (the wood like material). These advanced composite...

    • Posted March 25, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – March 21, 2011

    This week: Create a Meeting Agenda You’ll Actually Use, Interview Mistakes You’re Making & How to Avoid Them, The Most “Typical” Face On The Planet, Most Powerful Words to Use on Your Resume, Through the Generations: How...

    • Posted March 21, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – March 14, 2011

    This week: 30 Things We Need — and 30 We Don’t, Not Achieving Your Goals?, The Practical Art of Persuasion, Are You Job Search Weary?, How Bad Is the Jobs Outlook?, Sleep is More Important than Food,...

    • Posted March 14, 2011
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  • Aerospace Industry and St. Louis
    The Aerospace Industry and St. Louis

    The Aerospace industry will be losing a large portion of its labor force due to retirement in the next five to ten years.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – March 7, 2011

    This week: The Best Productivity Tool You’re Not Using, Communication and Life Tips That Children Teach Us, What To Do With Your To-Do List, Guide to Making Tough Decisions, Making the Shortlist for Job Interviews, The Three...

    • Posted March 7, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Feb. 28, 2011

    This week: Things Successful People Do Differently, Overused Words That Damage Your Resume’s Success, Better Way to Manage Your To-Do List, How To Give an Online Presentation, Cover Letter Mistakes You’re Making, Top 10 Legal Myths You...

    • Posted February 28, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Feb. 22, 2011

    This week: Successful Communication With Clients, Making Better Business Decisions, Selling Yourself in the Job Interview, Hold Conversations - Not Meetings, Questions to Ask Before Every Presentation, Help Employees Listen When They Don’t Want to Hear, Getting...

    • Posted February 22, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Feb. 14, 2011

    This week: What Extreme Customer Service Looks Like, Hire for Attitude - Train for Skill, Proven Ways to Be Happier, Are YOU Career Lazy?, Become a Presentation Ninja, Free Graphing Calculator for Windows, Every Presentation Should Tell...

    • Posted February 14, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Feb. 7, 2011

    This week: Things All Customers Want, Choose a Career That’s Best for You, The Worst Interview Question, Communicate More Effectively in E-mail, We Are NOT Just Looking for a Job, How to Guarantee You Won’t Make A...

    • Posted February 7, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 31, 2011

    This week: Smart Tips for Brilliant Writing, 50 Best Careers of 2011, Tips for Providing Great Customer Service to Your Clients, Online Resume Advice, Smart Time Management Tips and Tricks, Hot Entry-Level Jobs for 2011, Best Cover...

    • Posted January 31, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 24, 2011

    This week: Lean Drives Engagement and Engagement Drives Retail Sales, Six Keys to Changing Almost Anything, Secrets to Sending Better E-mail, Avoidable Job Search Mistakes, Managing and Motivating Employees in Their Twenties, Still Out of the Job...

    • Posted January 24, 2011
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  • Lean Drives Engagement and Engagement Drives Retail Sales

    What drove the dehumanization of work that occurred early in the Twentieth Century? Legions of experts developed work processes with little or no regard for individual workers' insights and creativity. The result was "experts know, managers and...

    • Posted January 21, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 18, 2011

    This week: Lean Retailing: Driving Indelible Impressions on the Sales Floor, Practices Your Clients Will Love, What’s Your Excuse for Not Achieving Your Goals?, Networking Survival: Tips for Introverts, Communication Traps That Foil Innovation, Interview (Not So)...

    • Posted January 18, 2011
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