Tag Archives: Skills Pay the bills

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 Advice- Are We Answering the Right Questions?

It isn’t a choice between college or no college. It is a question of why not get a skill and earn while you learn instead of gambling on years of debt for a degree that may not qualify you for a job in today’s economy. Continue reading

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Best of Times- Worst of Times

While unemployment rose in the broad economy according to the Department of Labor’s latest report, the outlook for employment in precision machining is positive with 99% of respondents reporting outlook for employment will remain the same or improve over the next three months. Continue reading

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