America's Resource for On-the-Job Training

Author: Norm Williams Jr.

07 July

The most in-demand technology jobs are projected to grow far beyond that national average. With the most in-demand technology jobs growing upwards of 32% over the next 8 years. As a whole, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the most in-demand technology jobs to grow by 12% between 2018 and 2028. Which is much faster […]

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01 July

These are difficult times for the transportation industry in North America. The pandemic has reduced economic activity and thrown consumer demand into disarray. Increasing the need for most in-demand transportation jobs. The pressure on organizations during this coronavirus pandemic has shifted from moving citizens to keeping a core transportation system operational. Doing so with only […]

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29 June

Late last week, President Trump signed an executive order overhauling the governments hiring practices. Which currently lag far behind that of private-sector leaders in skills and competency-based talent acquisition processes. Tripling down on his commitment to expanding employment opportunities for American workers. The 2018 National Council for the American Worker and the American Workforce Policy […]

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25 June

Over the past 10 weeks, we’ve watched jobless claims consistently decrease according to the weekly jobless claims report from the Department of Labor. Signaling that the worst of the labor market turbulence is behind us. However, we still have more than double of the number of jobless claims than we had during the peak of […]

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25 June

At a rate of 14%, the employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow faster than any other occupational group. You don’t have to go to med school, earn a doctorate, or rack up thousands of dollars in student debt to land a top-paying job within this diverse field. While physicians and surgeons continue to […]

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23 June

It is true that without a secondary or post-secondary degree your employment options are more limited. However, that certainly doesn’t mean that you can’t achieve a comfortable lifestyle with a high school diploma or equivalent, as your highest level of education completed. In fact, there are several in-demand jobs that have projected growth rates well […]

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22 June

On-the-job-training or OJT is a time-efficient and cost-effective method of training and developing employees. Focusing on utilizing a company’s internal resources, knowledge, and talent. On-the-job-training is usually the principal method used for upskilling employees, increasing production, and improving efficiency. Deeply rooted within the context of psychologist Albert Bandura’s Social Cognitive Theory, on-the-job-training is an effective […]

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22 June

We here at OJT.com are certified data junkies. And if you’ve read any of our previous articles, including today’s blog on the most in-demand healthcare jobs. You know that we’re huge fans of the Bureau of Labor Statistics and Data USA. Where we spend an embarrassing number of hours reviewing reports, metrics, and spreadsheets. The […]

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08 June

Traditional manufacturing jobs are rapidly disappearing worldwide. Although, the manufacturing industry as a whole is projected to shrink by 0.5% there are hundreds of thousands of in-demand manufacturing jobs that will need to be filled by 2028. Lower-skilled workers in emerging markets and developing economies are bypassing manufacturing jobs as they shift from agriculture to […]

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05 June

 The average age of the American construction worker is 41.7 years old and the industry, at large, is projected to grow 1.1% over the next 10 years. The majority of the most in-demand construction jobs in America typically only require a high school diploma. The average annual salary of a worker with only a high […]

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