All posts tagged "Business Communication"

  • Where Manufacturing Is Thriving
    Workforce Development News – June 19, 2017

    This week: The Myth of “McJobs”, Where Manufacturing Is Thriving, The Labor Productivity and Compensation Gap, Nailing Workplace Etiquette, Communicate Clearly During Organizational Change, Smart Answers to Common Interview Questions, Reduce Bias in Your Hiring Process, Writing...

    • Posted June 19, 2017
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  • Business is Personal
    Business Is Personal

    Everyone brings personal needs to the workplace, and business leaders ignore these needs at the peril of the business' well-being. Meeting people's personal needs often helps the practical business needs to be met. You can meet people's...

    • Posted June 13, 2017
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  • Pay Attention to the Job Market
    Workforce Development News – June 5, 2017

    This week: Don’t Worry About The Job Market Yet-But Pay Attention, Making Sense of The Monthly Jobs Numbers, Job Openings Remain Near Record Highs in U.S., The Jobs Most Vulnerable to The Robot Revolution, Customer Happiness Shouldn’t...

    • Posted June 5, 2017
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  • Manufacturing as Key to Job Creation
    Workforce Development News – May 30, 2017

    This week: Unemployment vs. Pay, Get a Difficult Conversation Back on Track, Americans Still See Manufacturing as Key to Job Creation, Disruptive Job Skills that Shake Up Industries, Customer Service Oriented, Difficult Conversations When You Don’t Like...

    • Posted May 30, 2017
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  • Future of Jobs and Jobs Training
    Workforce Development News – May 8, 2017

    This week: Future of Jobs and Jobs Training, Job Market Is On A Historic Growth Streak, Takeaways From the April Jobs Report, Why Germany Still Has So Many Middle-Class Manufacturing Jobs, St. Louis Pathway to Success, Office...

    • Posted May 8, 2017
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  • The Power of Corporate Myths
    The Power of Corporate Myths

    They literally define the character of the organization. Some of these stories exert a very positive influence over employees. Other stories exert a very negative influence over employees. They demotivate employees. They destroy a commitment to quality....

    • Posted April 20, 2017
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  • U.S. Manufacturing
    Workforce Development News – April 17, 2017

    This week: How to Talk to Your Customers, Face-to-Face Requests vs. Email, Right Culture: Not About Employee Happiness, America Has to Close the Workforce Skills Gap, Is U.S. Manufacturing Really Declining?, American Factories versus 'Made in America',...

    • Posted April 17, 2017
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  • Understanding U.S. Productivity Trends
    Workforce Development News – March 20, 2017

    This week: US Productivity Trends, Your Organization Wastes Time, Engaging Customers via Problem Resolution, Handle Difficult People, Phrases to Use When You Talk to Your Boss, Showcase Transferable Skills on Resume, Ace A Job Interview, Build a...

    • Posted March 20, 2017
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  • Build a Great Reputation
    Workforce Development News – February 27, 2017

    This week: Measuring the Value of a Worker Training Program, Most Americans are Hourly Workers, Let’s Stop Calling Them ‘Soft Skills’, Black Americans, Curing the Addiction to Growth, Hiring for the Factory Floor, Are Your Star Employees...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • In a Difficult Conversation, Listen More Than You Talk
    Workforce Development News – February 13, 2017

    This week: Which of the 12 Elements of Emotional Intelligence Do You Need to Work On?, New Face of American Unemployment, Declining Labor Force Participation Rate, Listen More Than You Talk for Difficult Conversations, Introvert’s Job Interview...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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