All posts tagged "Manufacturing"

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Karin Fowler discusses the Business Technology Training (BTT) program
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 24, 2011

    This week: Business Technology Training (BTT) Program, The Great Recession, Job Growth Through 2017, Moving from Transaction to Engagement, The Unprepared Nation, Manufacturing Institute 2011 Skills Gap Report, Simple Ways to Increase Productivity by 5% — In...

    • Posted October 24, 2011
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  • Attributes of a Truly Great Place to Work
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 26, 2011

    This week: Attributes of a Truly Great Place to Work, Wicked Words That Are Sabotaging Your Success, College Students Say Access to Internet is Vital, Most Underrated Jobs, Sure-Fire Ways To Improve Your Presentations, Great Recession Yields...

    • Posted September 26, 2011
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  • CWI: Innovation in Motion
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 19, 2011

    This week: CWI: Innovation in Motion, Art of Asking Questions, Things You Should Never Say to Customers, Matching Jobs with Education in the Post-Recession Economy, What Hiring Managers Really Look For, Can Retraining Give the Unemployed a...

    • Posted September 19, 2011
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  • Grand Opening of Center for Workforce Innovation
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 6, 2011

    This week: Grand Opening of Center for Workforce Innovation, NDIA St. Louis STEM Workforce, Manufacturing a Recovery, Why 2-Year Degrees Can Earn You More Than 4-Year Degrees, Mistakes Job Interviewers Make, Questions to Ask in a Big...

    • Posted September 6, 2011
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  • Scenes from State of St. Louis Workforce 2011 Event
    Workforce Development News – August 29, 2011

    This week: Grand Opening of STLCC’s Center for Workforce Innovation, Attributes Of Successful Strategic Plans, Whole Manufacturing Industries Have Disappeared From The U.S., Business Advice, Conflict Resolution Tips, Jobs Growth Forecast by State and Metro Area, Snap...

    • Posted August 29, 2011
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