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  • Building Trust
    Leadership for Life – Building Trust

    One of the most important things a leader can do is to get good advice. When seeking advice, one should turn to experts, and in the work place, the best experts are generally the people who do...

    • Posted March 1, 2012
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  • Director Jay Williams
    Green Energy Partnership Students Receive Special Visit from Director, Jay Williams

    Students of the St. Louis Area Green Energy Partnership recently received a special visit from Jay Williams, Director for the Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers. Mr. Williams, with Special Assistant Lauren Leonard, toured the...

    • Posted February 28, 2012
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  • Turn an Obstacle into an Asset
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 27, 2012

    This week: How to Turn an Obstacle into an Asset, Qualities of Remarkable Employees, Interview Questions Designed To Trick You, Ways to Create Compelling Content When You Don’t Have a Clue, How to Write a Better Elevator...

    • Posted February 27, 2012
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  • Rules For the Social Era
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 21, 2012

    This week: Fascinating Charts About Long-Term Unemployment, Rules For the Social Era, 6 Trends and the 6 Technologies That Will Shape Higher Education, How Recruiters Are Using Social Media, Experts Rule: 15 Ways To Establish Authority in...

    • Posted February 21, 2012
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  • Personal Confidence
    Leadership for Life – Personal Confidence

    You want to be a leader? Remember that we become what we continually do.

    • Posted February 15, 2012
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  • Mantras for Business Success
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 13, 2012

    This week: How Employers Can Help Solve the Skills Gap, There Are Only Three True Job Interview Questions, How Higher Education Uses Social Media, How to Fix Your Presentations, Manufacturing Is Special: Why America Needs Its Makers,...

    • Posted February 13, 2012
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  • The Coming Tech-Led Boom
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 6, 2012

    This week: Things Your Employees Need Most, Everything We Know About the Long-Term Unemployed, The Coming Tech-Led Boom, Most Important Charts in CBO’s New Economic Report, The End of a Job as We Know It, When to...

    • Posted February 6, 2012
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  • Are You Learning as Fast as the World Is Changing?
    Workforce Development News – Jan. 30, 2012

    This week: The iEconomy — An Empire Built Abroad, Are You Learning as Fast as the World Is Changing?, Your Business Attitude is a Choice - I Choose Optimism, The St. Louis Workforce - A Gateway to...

    • Posted January 30, 2012
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  • What Great Leaders Believe
    Leadership for Life – What Great Leaders Believe

    Great Leaders come in all sizes and shapes. Consider Steve Jobs, Jack Welch, John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln. No one would mistake one for the other, but despite their obvious differences, they all had a set of...

    • Posted January 30, 2012
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  • Gov. Jay Nixon at Jost Chemical Co.
    Gov. Nixon Outlines Missouri Works Strategy During Visit to St. Louis Chemical Manufacturer

    Gov. Jay Nixon visited Jost Chemical and addressed the employees about the continued importance of creating more job opportunities for Missourians. He discussed Missouri Works which will attract more next-generation jobs and enhance the skills of Missouri's...

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • What He’s Really Asking You During the Interview
    Workforce Development News – Jan. 23, 2012

    This week: Traits of Great Leaders, Reasons Why I Won’t Hire You, What He’s Really Asking You During the Interview, Things I Look for in a Great Job Interview, Ways to Rock Your Resume, How to Become...

    • Posted January 23, 2012
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  • Employers Say They Can’t Find Workers
    Workforce Development News – Jan. 17, 2012

    This week: Employers Say They Can’t Find Workers, How to Create (and Keep) a Job in the New American Economy, Best Words in Customer Service, Maximize Your Job Search Efforts, College-Educated Workers Gaining Jobs, Manufacturing Up But...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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  • Employee Stress
    Leadership for Life – Employee Stress

    Employee stress and its consequences represent a high cost to businesses all across the country, not only in terms of man-hours lost, but in healthcare costs, the need for retraining, quality reductions, etc. It makes sense for...

    • Posted January 16, 2012
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  • Workkeys Solution Center at STLCC Corporate College
    WorkKeys Solution Center at Corporate College

    To address the hiring and training needs of companies in the St. Louis region, the STLCC Corporate College has added the WorkKeys Solution Center to its offerings. The WorkKeys System approach is used to narrow down an...

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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