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A trained workforce is a happy workforce – Realizing the value of professional development for your employees

A trained workforce is a happy workforce – Realizing the value of professional development for your employees Employees value professional development and education within the workplace When employees are well trained, they are more productive.  If they are more productive, then the company is able to profit from their efforts.  It’s that simple. Ok, maybe not.  But think about an employee who has to “learn on the job” versus one who is well versed in the tasks at hand?  The trained professional will spend their workday completing the necessary tasks versus the un-trained individual...

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Update Your Technical Skills With Government Funding

Update Your Technical Skills With Government Funding [Originally published in The Coloradoan on 4/20/12] No matter what side of the political spectrum you sit on, when you become unemployed in today’s economy, you may need to start leaning on the federal and state government for more help. Specifically, if your technical skills are out of date with the modern trends, you may need to look for programs that will help you get up to speed. The Workforce Investment Act, or WIA, is a federally funded plan that grants money to help those who are...

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