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HR Insights: The Cost of Effective Training

By: Christ Taylor Insurance The Benefits of Training Programs Properly skilled employees are essential for a successful business, yet rarely employees enter a job with exactly the skill set needed. On-the-job training is vital to the creation and maintenance of a high-performing workforce. Though many employers consider training an expense and …

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Workforce Weekly

Help Shape A Future Craft Professional: Become an Event Speaker or Volunteer

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”- Henry Adams Students in our area have numerous opportunities right in their own backyards within the petrochemical industry, and many of them do not know that they exist. The EHCMA Workforce Development Events and Resources Committee is looking …

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Workforce Development Breakfast

Workforce Development Shortage: How Did We Get Here and What Is The Solution?   Join fellow ABC members and hear from a panel representing high-profile executives from the commercial and industrial Owner and Contractor communities who will discuss their views on workforce development and how they are currently addressing workforce …

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Workforce Weekly

Local competitors win at the ‘Super Bowl’ of craft competitions

If you had 800 eyes closely watching you ‘do what you do’ for 6 hours, how would you perform? This was National Craft Championship Chairman Greg Sizemore’s way of describing the ABC hosted National Craft Championship’s intensity, rigor and difficulty.  All in all, this competition is the triathlon for craft …

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