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Welding is a fast growing and exciting job opportunity. As numerous welders reach retirement age, a new generation of welding professionals is needed to support the industrial sector in the U.S. But if you are new to the profession or are interested in learning what you need to succeed as a welder, it can be… Read more »

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Despite how difficult a job search can be, it is a candidate’s market. There is a real war on for qualified talent and employers struggle with hiring as much if not more than you struggle with finding the right opportunity. Recruitment and retention of qualified candidates truly are a multi-million-dollar expense, no matter what industry… Read more »

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Too busy to read or take a continued education course? You’re not alone. That’s partly why the growth of podcasts has been so prevalent in recent years. Podcasts are a great source of information and inspiration that you can download and listen to while you commute to work, hit the gym, or even relax for… Read more »

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Not everyone has a mind for numbers, or at least that’s what they like to say. But in today’s day of big data and data analytics, numbers are more important than ever before. There is a greater and greater need for professionals who can think quantitatively and make big decisions based on the numbers. But… Read more »

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Being a sales manager in the energy industry is a highly rewarding and engaging career. But becoming a great one takes experience, training, and a unique skill set. If you are interested in learning more about the opportunities available to the industry’s top sales managers, read on. Job Overview In this type of position, sales… Read more »

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Safety is a liability for employers and employees alike. To avoid risking accidents and resulting increases in insurance rates, or even a poor reputation among clients, make sure you are incorporating these key safety features on the job. Fire Protection and Prevention OSHA has several fire protection and prevention requirements that must be enforced in… Read more »

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Looking for a new job in the power generation industry? You should consider connecting with a recruiter. They can help you achieve success in several ways. Working with a staffing agency is an easy win for a lot of reasons, but first and foremost it’s clear that having a partner with unique insight and the… Read more »

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Being a good manager is not for the faint of heart. It takes strong leadership skills, excellent communication, and a willingness to do the hard thing when necessary. But there is one thing a surprising number of managers do that makes their job even more difficult. That thing is micromanaging. You’ve likely experienced micromanagement and… Read more »

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IT project management is a unique field that requires a very specific skill set. Technical PMs are counted on to bring their technical knowledge to support the completion of a project, but there are several non-technical skills that are equally important to get the job done. Here are four skills to watch for when looking… Read more »

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As a professional, manager, and team member, there come moments when you need to knuckle down and have the hard conversations with co-workers. Whether you are delivering disappointing news or communicating how someone is not meeting your expectations, there is one simple thing that makes the toughest conversations that much easier to approach. What is… Read more »