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  • What to do when an employee makes a huge mistake
    What to do if an employee makes a big mistake
    With razor thin margins many employers will not tolerate major mistakes by those on the payroll. Make a mistake and you could find yourself heading to human resources for your final conversation. The unexpected consequence of this action is that...
  • Your best job is the one you create.
    A Micro Business is a Better Option for Some Than a Job
    For some who are not in the workforce due to a lay off or other reason they may find their skill set or job description is no long a vital part of the ever changing job market. Some take training to take their skills to a new job which has emerged...
  • Industry Sphere
    10 Office workplace personality types that can impact your workplace
    Have you ever began working in a position and found yourself asking the question, what did I get myself into; not because of the position’s qualifications but because of the team member’s actions. Sometimes there are person’s...
  • Startup Rewind
    November 5 Startup Rewind to feature entrepreneur Lance Windholtz of WYCO
    Lance Windholz, Founder and CEO ofWYCO,will be the featured presenter at the Wednesday,November 5Startup Rewindfrom 7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Deer Creek Country Club in Overland Park, KS.WYCO is a new fashion brand that aims to empower...
  • Leadership Training At JCCC
    JCCC offers half-day training courses in November for working professionals
    Johnson County's Community College's Continuing Education program is offering four, half-day training courses in November for working professionals. The courses are held at the Regnier Center on the JCCC campus in Overland Park, KS. They...
  • Work
    Are You Someone Who Lives To Work Or Someone Who Works To Live?
    The day I graduated from college, a very smart person told me that, when looking for a job, it was very important for me to look for a position based on the things that I like to do, and not to settle for the first position that crossed my path....
  • looking for an edge
    3 ways to get your application and resume more visibility
    For the company; everything has changed. Some companies have made recruiting and human resources separate departments. Some put all of their applications into a database. Like a slot machine, they pull the arm of the database; hoping to hit the...
  • Help wanted sign
    WA State's unemployment rate increased slightly for September
    The positive pattern of a steady or decreasing unemployment rate for our state ended with the Employment Security Department’s September report, which was released yesterday and showed an increase to 5.7%. Although the August number for...
  • Fantasy can be a powerful tool for choosing careers
    Fantasy can be a powerful tool for choosing careers
    This article will discuss how to incorporate fantasy into the career decision making process. This fantasy tool can help not only those who are choosing their first career, but also those who want to or must make a career change.Career fantasy...
  • Tesla Roadster battery pack
    Self detecting of overheating in lithium-ion batteries in EVs
    Despite reduction efforts, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have accelerated. Since 2000, we experienced an increase of 2.2% in carbon emissions, per year. According to the EPA (the Federal Environmental Protection Agency), in a twenty year span,...
  • Lithium ion battery pack
    Extending the life cycle of batteries with a self healing polymer
    Exploring solutions beyond the obvious in order to mitigate climate change impacts, the Global Climate and Energy Project (GCEP) at Stanford University has selected seven research projects that advance renewable energy technologies and has awarded...
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    Free career and college event for students offered by Tacoma School District
    Tacoma School District is offering a free career and college night at the University of Puget Sound’s Tennis Pavilion on October 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for high school students and their families. This is a great opportunity for high...
  • 3 Tips to help market your business
    3 Tips to help market your business
    As a subject matter expert, you love your profession and are now the premier expert on relationships, psychology, religion, self help, technology, women's issues, business and career topics, consumer advice, current events, education,...
  • Advantages of Training Of Neuro-Linguistic Programming
    Advantages of Training Of Neuro-Linguistic Programming
    Neuro-Linguistic Programs are those that are based on the way people think, the way they communicate and the patterns of their emotions and behaviors. These three elements have been studied and research to come up with the NLP behavioral...
  • Balancing your online business and your personal life
    Balancing your online business and your personal life
    Having your own business is definitely exciting, but you have to learn early on how to balance your business and your personal life. You don’t want to spend every waking moment on the business but you can’t neglect it either. By...