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July 01, 2015
After 10 years of “Hookin’and Jabbin” you would think I would have left the Marines with an Infinite amount of skills that any employer would be lucky for me to grace their presence with. The harsh reality for a lot of vets transitioning to the civilian world is this isn’t always the case; many of ...

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June 30, 2015
According to a recent article in CNN Money, Machinist and Skilled Trade orders from customers in various industries including; Medical Devices, Defense and Aerospace industries are going unfilled due to the difficulty of finding and hiring of skilled tradespeople. "Being a machinist once was co...

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June 29, 2015
In the past several years Micro Tech as an organization has seen a marked increase in the volume of clients interested in candidates with backgrounds as maintenance mechanics and/or machinery technicians. Fast paced manufacturing environments (not unlike many of the companies Micro Tech caters to) ...
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July, 2015
Five tips for working with recruiters Finding the right job or making a career change can be a full-time effort, which is why more and more professionals are working with independent recruiters today. Someone who has connections, knows the job market, is familiar with local employers and can steer ...
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June, 2015
The Value of Deliberate Practice That magic number of 10,000 hours to achieve success in any field, first raised 22 years ago by psychologist Anders Ericsson and later popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in his book Outliers, continues to pop up here and there in sports and business. The Daily Record...
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May, 2015
Job Prospects for College Grads It appears that the Class of 2015 will be graduating into a job market that is more inviting than it has been in recent years. A variety of surveys reveal that employers are increasingly open to larger starting salaries and raising their hiring totals. The Nation...
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April, 2015
Keys to a Successful Job Transition For his book The First 90 Days, management advisor Michael D. Watkins surveyed more than 1,300 senior HR leaders and nearly 90 percent of them agreed that “transitions into new roles are the most challenging times in the professional lives of leaders.” About 75 ...
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March, 2015
Questions You Need to Ask During Your Job Interview A successful job interview works like a two-way street. Questions and answers go back and forth between the candidate and the HR person. Certainly the interviewer is leading the conversation in the early going by describing the job, desired qualif...
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February, 2015
Get Started in Cyber Security Companies such as Sony, Home Depot and Target made news last year, but not always in a way they wanted. All three were victims of high profile cyber-attacks in which private correspondence or personal data was stolen, exposing employees and clients to embarrassment and...