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Expanding the talent pipeline: The value of registered apprenticeships in advanced manufacturing

Apprenticeship programs serve as important entryways to careers in building and construction trades as well as skilled crafts. Many plumbers, electricians and other tradesmen learned as apprentices, ultimately receiving their “Journeyman” papers as a certification of skills through programs based on a standard of required competencies. Let’s take a look.

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The changing work dynamic – the new mindset of jobseekers

The Covid pandemic has forced all of us to think about things differently and provided more time to think.  It has also illustrated how vulnerable we all are and is forcing us to consider our personal health, finances, and the supply chain and infrastructure we all depend on. This has manifested itself in one area more than most – what we do to make a living.

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