To bridge talent gap, companies may need to broaden qualifications and increase training

May 31, 2012

Most companies use some form of screening software to weed through the massive amount of applicants they receive for open positions. Continue reading

Most employers find talent gap hard to bridge

May 29, 2012

While this is slightly lower than the 2011 survey results which found that 52 percent of employers are experiencing issues, the statistic is still a cause for alarm amongst employers and job training officials. Continue reading

Virgin America introduces new flight-simulator in training facility

May 23, 2012

This simulator is part of Virgin America’s new flight training center, which the airline invested $11.7 million in. Continue reading

Senator’s study finds that federal job training programs needs improvement

May 18, 2012

Furthermore, the report found that most of the training programs don’t follow up with its students, producing very little information on its actual effectiveness. Continue reading

Natural gas industry expands along with need for proper training

May 17, 2012

But, with the energy crisis still in heavy debate amongst top politicians, one industry is not only booming in nature but also as a job market: natural gas. Continue reading

Working remotely rises in the workplace

May 15, 2012

As many companies continue to allow their employees to work remotely, the importance of virtual productivity has become increasingly important. Continue reading

ASA numbers find an increase in temporary employee demand and training

May 14, 2012

Also, staffing agencies hired an average of 2.8 million temporary and contract workers per day in 2011, which is an 8 percent increase from the previous year. Continue reading