Monthly Archives: October 2014

Scariest (Most Expensive) Halloween Costume Ever

What makes this costume scary is the likelihood that it was financed with student loans that are not earning this graduate a return.   College indebtedness that does not offer an economic return is not a guarantee of success. Learn as … Continue reading

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Expand Vocational Training to Attack Inequality

The issue is not the education- it is the lack of career readiness and lack of marketable skills. Manufacturing and construction jobs provide some of the best wages for ordinary workers, Continue reading

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Career in Precision Machining- Darlene Miller on the Employment Gap

Informative Video on Jobs available in Precision Machining and advanced manufacturing featuring Former PMPA President Darlene Miller on GSMP Business. Continue reading

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Another Opinion on College ROI- Matt Walsh Blog

Getting a college degree using loans without knowing that the degree will cover the cost to pay back those loans is not career planning- it is financial suicide. Continue reading

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Those Pesky Student Loans- Time Magazine

What if your studies turn out to not qualify you for a job that could actually pay you enough to pay off your loans? The following describes the dire situation many college grads are currently facing. Time Ideas posted this great article: … Continue reading

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Where The Jobs Are- Darlene Miller

Raising awareness of our industry and changing the perception of manufacturing as a career is part of PMPA’s overall Strategic Plan. at :48 seconds into this video on USATODAY, PMPA President Darlene Miller talks about the need to change the … Continue reading

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