All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Making Lean Stick - Building
    Making Lean Stick – Building Sales

    Just what is it that distinguishes behaviors that are conspicuously unfriendly to customers from those that create customer loyalty and, as a result, build sales?

    • Posted October 28, 2014
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  • Stand Out From the Pack
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 27, 2014

    This week: Fatal Mistakes You're Making At Work Today, Actions for Dramatically Improving Employee Referral Program Results, Real Revolution in Online Education Isn’t MOOCs, Stand Out From the Pack With This Cover Letter Technique, Choose the Right...

    • Posted October 27, 2014
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  • Boeing Pre-Employment Training Program
    Apply Now for New Boeing Pre-Employment Training Program Classes

    The award winning Boeing Pre-Employment Training Program announces future training sessions starting January 12, February 23, and April 6, 2015. The accelerated job training program is offered by the Workforce Solutions Group and the Florissant Valley campus...

    • Posted October 24, 2014
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  • Enrolling Now for Business Office Administrative Training
    Enrolling Now for Business Office Administrative Training

    The 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. Enrolling now for class group starting November 10, 2014. There is no cost to...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Getting People to Believe in Something They Can’t Yet Imagine
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 20, 2014

    This week: Training for STEM Careers, Getting People to Believe in Something They Can’t Yet Imagine, Highly Educated Unemployed and Tumbling Down the Ladder, What Peter Drucker Knew About 2020, Powerful Habits of Highly Effective Leaders, Why...

    • Posted October 20, 2014
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  • Keep Calm and Make a Plan
    Leadership for Life – Keep Calm and Make a Plan

    Management By Putting Out Fires is a pretty common phenomenon in business. Organizations that are continually dealing with urgent crises can’t put their resources into positive growth and development, and wind up treading water at best.

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • MoSTEMWINs STEM Careers Grant
    Missouri Community Colleges Receive $19.7 Million Grant to Train Workers for STEM Careers

    MoSTEMWINs will train Missourians for jobs in transportation, manufacturing, information technology, health services/health sciences, and science support using a $19.7 million U.S. Department of Labor Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant.

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • Learning to See: Value-Stream Mapping
    Learning to See: Value-Stream Mapping

    If Lean is to take root in an organization, all employees need to see waste as they’ve never seen it before. The most powerful process available to make waste visible is Value-Stream Mapping.

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • How to Get Your Employees to Speak Up
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 13, 2014

    This week: St. Louis Employers Seeking STEM Talent, How to Get Your Employees to Speak Up, New Employment Data for Metropolitan Labor Markets, 10 Team Motivation Killers, Storytelling 101, Essential Habits of Remarkably Effective People, Brainstorming Doesn't...

    • Posted October 13, 2014
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  • Steve Long: The Need for STEM Talent
    The Need for STEM Talent

    A recent episode of St. Louis on the Air with Don Marsh featured Steve Long, associate vice chancellor for workforce solutions, who discussed the results of the recently released State of St. Louis STEM Workforce report. Learn...

    • Posted October 13, 2014
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