All posts tagged "MERIC"

  • Convert a Great Idea Into a Reality
    Workforce Development News – April 8, 2013

    This week: Convert a Great Idea Into a Reality, Things Really Amazing Bosses Do, High-impact Interview Questions for Top Candidates, Habits of People Who Build Extraordinary Relationships, Chart: Who Works (and Who Doesn’t Work) in America Today,...

    • Posted April 8, 2013
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  • Information Technology Insights Seminar March 7, 2013
    Attend the Information Technology Insights Seminar March 7, 2013

    St. Louis Community College’s Workforce Solutions Group will sponsor an information technology industry insights seminar 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, March 7, at the STLCC Corporate College. Registration for the workshop is $49 and includes breakfast. To...

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Alan Spell presenting 2012 State of St. Louis Workforce Report
    2012 State of St. Louis Workforce Report reveals skills gap, ways to overcome challenges

    Although the employment rate has improved in the St. Louis region since 2010, a skills gap in the workforce remains one of the top challenges for the local economy, according to the fourth annual “State of St....

    • Posted August 8, 2012
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  • Ten Innovation Myths
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 31, 2011

    This week: Ten Innovation Myths, Great Ways to Do Things Differently, Job Interviews – What You Wish You’d Known, Missouri State of the Workforce Report 2011, Social Media versus Knowledge Management, Dealing with Skills Shortages in a...

    • Posted October 31, 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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  • 2011 State Of St. Louis Workforce Event
    2011 State Of St. Louis Workforce Report Reveals Soft Skills Gap

    Employers in the St. Louis region are challenged to find “work ready” applicants with the personal effectiveness competencies - often described as “soft skills” - needed to succeed in the modern work environment, according to the third...

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Questions for Effective Feedback
    Workforce Development News – August 8, 2011

    This week: Effective Feedback, Email Is (Still) Important, Most Common Interview Mistakes, Ways Job Seekers Self-Destruct, Things You Should Say at Work Today, Navigate the Unstable Job Market, Tips to Ace Your Job Interview, Top 30 Careers...

    • Posted August 8, 2011
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  • Making a Team Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts
    Workforce Development News – August 1, 2011

    This week: State of St. Louis Workforce: Moving Forward, 2010 State of the St. Louis Workforce Keynote Video, Habits That Make Great Opportunities Happen, Making a Team Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts, Communication Mistakes That...

    • Posted August 1, 2011
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  • Common Misperceptions About Teamwork
    Workforce Development News – July 25, 2011

    This week: EPA Brownfields Job Training, Common Misperceptions About Teamwork, Best Ways to Praise Employees, Is Your Digital Footprint Squashing Your Reputation?, Innovation’s Nine Critical Success Factors, Present Slides-Distribute Documents, Missouri Middle-Skill Occupational Report, Long-Term Unemployment, Special...

    • Posted July 25, 2011
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  • 2010 State of the Workforce Report
    2010 State of the Workforce Report Predicts Uneven Short-Term Jobs Recovery

    Nearly 400 business, education and civic leaders attended the second annual State of St. Louis Workforce Conference. Our research shows that despite anecdotes on the overabundance of human capital available to companies, the St. Louis workforce is...

    • Posted August 11, 2010
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