Category Archives: Job Training

Interested in a Successful Career in the Beauty Industry in Sacramento? The Federico Beauty Institute in Sacramento Federico Beauty Institute is a 3rd-generation, family-owned and operated learning facility. They are dedicated to providing a progressive, standard education to those who are interested in a successful career in the beauty industry. Established in the year 1946 […]

Sacramento Area Electrical Training Center Why an Electrician Apprenticeship in Sacramento May Be a Good Option for You The Sacramento Electrical Training Center provides electrician apprenticeships and continuation education for the organized electrical industry. Their mission is to make their apprentices into the best trained professional electricians prepared to meet the electrical construction needs of […]

Apprenticeships and Training in Alabama Features and Benefits of Apprenticeship Programs in Alabama Apprenticeships are an employee training system that’s tested within a certain amount of time. Apprenticeships combine on-the-job (OJT) and classroom related directives with structured on-the-job learning experiences. These activities take place while under the supervision of a craft professional in which trainees/workers […]

Top Occupations and their Locations In an earlier blog, I created a composite ‘desirability’ index for 2026 occupations, based on their rankings for growth, number employed, and salary. In this blog, I use the location quotient to identify the top states and top metropolitan areas for the five top occupations (on the desirability index). The […]

OJT.com, an American Worker Story OJT.com provides the best occupational opportunities for job seekers and training developers. There are several other good job-related and training-related websites, some government-affiliated, on the internet (O*net, careeronestop). These websites provide an abundance of reference material for those that know what they are looking for. However, you may still be […]

Futures for Training Development Health Care and Social Assistance and Manufacturing In a changing economy, strategies for developing job training requirements should focus more on where will be in the future than where are in the present. The lead time for job training development and adoption can easily be a couple of years. If the […]

Reskilling America’s Workers The July 2018 report by the Council of Economic Advisors, titled Addressing America’s Reskilling Challenge, discusses many of the challenges American companies face in filling new job opportunities with skilled workers. Among these is the loss of jobs due to automation (about 14%) and substantive changes in the tasks performed for existing […]

U.S. Manufacturing: Job Training the Way Ahead to Bridge Critical Skills Gap Manufacturing has been a major contributor to the US economy. Being the largest in the world, about 18.2% of the global goods are manufactured in the U.S. In 2016, $2.18 trillion was contributed to the GDP from the manufacturing sector alone which accounts […]

IT Sector Needs to Focus on Job Training Programs to Meet Growing Skills Demand Job creation has been the focus of governments in the U.S. According to the Bureau of Labor statistics there were five million jobs available in 2015 overall out of which an estimated 545,000 jobs were available in the IT sector. Job […]

Closing Skills Gap Is a Must to Boost Made in America The “Made in America” week concluded on July 22 where indigenously made products from 50 states across the nation were showcased at the White House. The list of products displayed ranged from bucket trucks from Alabama, NASA space suit from Delaware, apparel from Kentucky, […]