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Posted by Catherine Feeney

Why aren’t more women seeking careers in manufacturing? According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data, even though women make up about 50% of the U.S. workforce, they only constitute about 24% of the manufacturing workforce.  Why is there such a disparity? A quick internet search yields many theories (See here and here). The…[ Read More → ]

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There are many sites that have resume assistance, but there are a few that really stand out.  One challenge that many new Veterans face, is translating their military experience into terms that civilian employers understand and want.  Many employers want to hire Veterans and many Veterans need jobs, but it can be difficult to communicate…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

Taking that next step into a job can all start with one click. Well, multiple clicks that can lead you down a path of a million job search sites that can end in a bit of frustration. A good place to start is to check out “trusted” websites, which can mean that it is funded…[ Read More → ]

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