All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Achieving Quick Changeovers with SMED
    From 4 Hours to 3 Minutes with SMED!

    Achieve quick changeovers to improve productivity and processes. The SMED system is one lean production method for reducing waste in manufacturing processes. It provides a rapid and efficient way of converting a manufacturing process from running the...

    • Posted March 6, 2014
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  • You Don't Need A Survey to Gauge Employee Engagement
    Workforce Development News – March 3, 2014

    This week: You Don't Need A Survey to Gauge Employee Engagement, Stop Blaming-Start Innovating, Certification Test Focuses on Readying Students for Work-Not College, Being the Last Interview of the Day Could Crush Your Chances, Web at 25...

    • Posted March 3, 2014
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  • Leadership for Life - Let’s Talk
    Leadership for Life – Let’s Talk

    Great leaders are good at getting people to do what the leader wants them to. Depending on your leadership style, you can order people to do things, you can persuade them to do things, or you can...

    • Posted March 3, 2014
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  • New Professional Development Opportunities
    New Professional Development Opportunities Start Soon!

    Join Continuing Education this spring for professional development opportunities that will help you facilitate in an effective manner, manage efficiently, and provide exceptional customer service. We've got the business classes for you to expand your mind and...

    • Posted February 28, 2014
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  • Culture Before Tools at Raven Industries
    Culture Before Tools @ Raven Industries

    “Our approach is to create a Lean culture by exposing all employees to the Lean concepts and thought processes. We are aware that the majority of companies fail to sustain Lean after a successful implementation. This is...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Kathie Chambers, 2014 Heroes in Education
    Workforce Solutions Group Salutes a Hero Among Us!

    The St. Louis Small Business Monthly recently named six local educators as the 2014 Heroes in Education. The nominated individuals representing universities and colleges within the greater St. Louis region are being recognized for their work in...

    • Posted February 24, 2014
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  • Things Great Leaders Say Every Day
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 24, 2014

    This week: Things Great Leaders Say Every Day, Mistakes to Avoid When Networking, Almost Foolproof Way to Achieve Every Goal You Set, Must-Have Features on Your LinkedIn Profile, How To Answer The Five Most Common Interview Questions,...

    • Posted February 24, 2014
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  • 10,000 WorkKeys Assessments in Three Years!
    10,000 WorkKeys Assessments in Three Years!

    The WorkKeys Solution Center has completed 10,000 assessments in the last three years for training programs and the aerospace, automotive, biotechnology, healthcare, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and service industries. We strive to be an integral part of our client’s...

    • Posted February 20, 2014
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  • How to Make Yourself Work When You Just Don’t Want To
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 18, 2014

    This week: How Successful People Stay Calm, How to Make Yourself Work When You Just Don’t Want To, Habits of Highly Ineffective People, Secrets to Influencing Absolutely Anyone, Qualities That Will Get You Hired, Fastballs and Curveball...

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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  • Leadership For Life - Fear
    Leadership For Life – Fear

    When you look at the track records of many of those leaders described as “great,” one of the characteristics is their seeming fearlessness in the face of naysayers who resist taking the risks proposed by the leaders....

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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