apprenticeship

Apprenticeship – Your Blue Collar Path to the American Dream?

Today’s society pushes for higher education, but how important is the degree you’re debating on tirelessly studying and testing for? We often have this fear that you can only make enough money to live comfortably if you amass yourself in immense debt for higher education. Many live in fear worrying that companies won’t even open their gates of opportunity to you until you have that shiny multi-thousand dollar piece of paper.

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game

Play Ball

Now that football season is over and baseball season is around the corner (I’m a huge baseball fan) it got me thinking how similar work is to baseball. Now, back in my day I was a catcher or the position responsible for calling the plays and continually adjusting the player to the correct places.

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resume

Is Your Resume Effective?

You may be the best fit for the open position you are applying for, but if your resume is not effective you will not have a shot! We all know it is common knowledge that you need a good resume to get the job you want, but do you really know how to present yourself in the best way? Do you have different versions of your resume? Did you read it and try to put yourself in an employer’s shoes?

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