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  • The One Skill All Leaders Should Work On
    Workforce Development News – April 2, 2012

    This week: Brownfields Job Training Program Recognized, One Skill All Leaders Should Work On, Elements of Highly Effective Employee Praise, Tips for Making Better Decisions, What’s More Expensive Than College? Not Going to College, Habits of True...

    • Posted April 2, 2012
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  • Communicating with Employees
    Leadership for Life – Communicating with Employees

    Regardless of titles and rank, people in organizations, who share the same mission, who pursue the same vision, can succeed in carrying out their mission only when they communicate clearly and frequently. Leaders have to take the...

    • Posted April 1, 2012
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    STLCC/SLU Brownfields Job Training Program Recognized for Nation’s Highest Placement Rate

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 7 presented a special award to the St. Louis Brownfields Job Training program, administered by St. Louis Community College and Saint Louis University, for achieving the highest placement rate nationally. The...

    • Posted March 28, 2012
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  • Achieve Your Goals
    Workforce Development News – March 26, 2012

    This week: What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do, Five Personalities of Innovators: Which One Are You?, What It Means To Be Competent As A Boss, How to Build a Great Team With Imperfect...

    • Posted March 26, 2012
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  • Best Path to Career Growth
    Workforce Development News – March 19, 2012

    This week: The Magic of Doing One Thing at a Time, What’s Wrong With Interviews? The Top 50 Most Common Interview Problems, Is Going Back to School Your Best Path to Career Growth?, Where Will 2012 Jobs...

    • Posted March 19, 2012
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  • Leading Productive Meetings
    Leadership for Life – Leading Productive Meetings

    The most valid reason for holding a meeting is that complex issues need to be discussed and decisions need to be made by the participants.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • St. Louis Community College’s new Corporate College
    Workforce Development News – March 12, 2012

    This week: STLCC Corporate College, Corporate College Grand Opening, St. Louis TSA Associates Program Scores Above National Average on Key Success Measures, Qualities of Remarkable Bosses, Inside February’s Jobs Report, After The Job Interview: Five Crucial Steps...

    • Posted March 12, 2012
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  • Grand Opening Welcome by Roderick Nunn
    Corporate College Grand Opening Welcome by Roderick Nunn

    Good afternoon. I’m Roderick Nunn, Vice Chancellor for Workforce and Community Development at St. Louis Community College. I welcome all of you here today to celebrate the grand opening of the Corporate College – the newest addition...

    • Posted March 9, 2012
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  • Corporate College Grand Opening
    STLCC Celebrates Corporate College Grand Opening

    Business leaders, elected officials and local educators celebrated the grand opening March 8 of St. Louis Community College’s new Corporate College at 3221 McKelvey Road in Bridgeton.

    • Posted March 9, 2012
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  • St. Louis TSA Associates Program Graduation
    St. Louis TSA Associates Program Scores Above National Average on Key Success Measures

    The St. Louis TSA Associates Program recently had two very good reasons to celebrate. The first reason being the inaugural group of first Transportation Security Officers completing the program, earning their Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Certificate of...

    • Posted March 5, 2012
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  • How To Work A Room Like You Own The Place
    Workforce Development News – March 5, 2012

    This week: How To Work A Room Like You Own The Place, Things Great Employees Do, How to Keep a Job Search Discreet, Best-Paying Jobs For People Persons, Questions You Need To Ask The Interviewer To Get...

    • Posted March 5, 2012
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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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