All posts tagged "Work Skills"

  • The Skills Employers Want
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 10, 2017

    This week: Great Recession Drastically Changed the Skills Employers Want, Simple Questions I Learned To Ask That Transformed My Career, Key Findings on How Americans See The Rise of Automation, Regulating The Pace of Automation, Prioritize Your...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Teach Employees Skills They Don’t Know They Lack
    Workforce Development News – Oct. 2, 2017

    This week: Prioritize the Skills to Learn Right Now, Performance Reviews That Actually Inspire Employees, Facts About Wage Growth, Career Advice to Enter a STEM-Related Field, Opportunity for Growth and Economic Inculsion, Teach Employees Skills They Don’t...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • Digital Skills in the Middle-Skill Job Market
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 25, 2017

    This week: Demand for Digital Skills Increases in Middle-Skill Job Market, Keeping Close Tabs on the St. Louis Job Market, Team-Building Activities, How People Approach Facts and Information, Employment Trends and Education Requirements, What Happened to the...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Investing More in People
    Workforce Development News – Sept. 11, 2017

    This week: How Demand for a Bachelor’s Degree Is Reshaping the Workforce, Case for Investing More in People, Secret of College ROI: Focus on Skills That Pay Off, 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report Presentation by...

    • Posted September 11, 2017
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  • 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report Presentation by Alan Spell
    Video: 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report Presentation by Alan Spell

    Alan Spell, Research Manager at the Missouri Department of Economic Development (MERIC), presents the findings of the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report. Alan summarizes our new research on the St. Louis economy, including an analysis...

    • Posted September 7, 2017
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  • Reactions to the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report
    Video: Reactions to the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce Report

    Discover the insights and reactions to the 2017 State of St. Louis Workforce report focusing on the importance of middle-skill jobs in the regional economy by Steve Long, Associate Vice Chancellor, Workforce Solutions, STLCC; Adrienne Dawson, Head...

    • Posted September 1, 2017
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  • The Job Market Is Having A ‘Goldilocks’ Moment
    Workforce Development News – August 7, 2017

    This week: Why America's Wages Are Barely Rising, Job Market Is Having A ‘Goldilocks’ Moment, Closing of the Jobs Gap, Telling Customer Success Stories, Keep Up with the Future of Work, Returning to a Company You Used...

    • Posted August 7, 2017
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  • Good Middle-Skill Jobs
    Workforce Development News – July 31, 2017

    This week: 30 Million Workers without a Bachelor’s Degree Have Good Jobs, Manufacturing Jobs vs. Output, Types of Project Manager, Employers’ Benefits Costs, Job Rejections, Perfect Informational Interview, Only Manufacturing Skills Shortage That Matters. Our weekly collection...

    • Posted July 31, 2017
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  • 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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  • 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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