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Strategic Solutions – January 2018

The 2017 Winter issue of Strategic Solutions takes a look at the skills gap created by a retiring workforce, provides information about the NBS CSC Upgrades, and of course highlights from our annual NBS Holiday giving and celebrating! NBS Strategic Solutions January 2018

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Offering Electrician Training—A win-win for Companies and Employees

As the demand for electrical maintenance, installation, and construction rise and the skilled-trade workforce dwindles—the demand for electrical workers surges throughout the U.S. It’s an undeniable equation that is happening right before our eyes. More and more skilled trade professionals are reaching the age of retirement, while the nation’s youth are uniformly being steered away […]

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The Top Five Jobs as an Electrician, With the Best ROI

As our country’s economy, markets, and professional trends change, we will experience a rapidly increasing need for electricians and electrical workers.  These in-demand workers are those who install, maintain, and inspect electrical components at the industrial level. The dilemma is that a significant portion of experienced electricians are approaching retirement and the desire and demand […]

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The Most Common Incidents as an Electrician, and How to Avoid Them

Electricity has exponentially grown to be one of the most important, and probably most taken for granted, entities in the U.S. It has become so intertwined with our daily lives and routines, that most of us can’t possibly imagine a world without it.  This means that there will always be a need for electricians to […]

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21st Century Skills for Workplace Success— A Highly Adaptable Pre-employment Test

The hiring process is unquestionably one of the most difficult responsibilities of any business—no matter the industry or role. Whether you are the owner, human resource manager, or supervisor, sorting through resumes, reviewing applications, and conducting interviews, can all be overwhelming and ineffective. You do, of course, put forth the effort to make this process […]

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Effective Training for Manufacturing Companies

At Nocti Business Solutions, we stress with our manufacturing partners the importance of using effective and accurate training methods. Through our experience, we’ve learned that training is one of the most important and influential factors for building a successful manufacturing company; especially when job roles involve a skilled trade. With proper training materials, companies can […]

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Techniques Boeing and CTE article

Narrowing the Skills Gap to Ensure the Future of Manufacturing: Boeing and CTE appeared in Techniques, January 2018, vol. 93, no. 1, pp 20-23. Nadine Rosendin and Anne Gielczyk. Manufacturing has long been the backbone of the United States economy, and as such, the implication of a widening skills gap are economically significant. [read more]

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Manufacturing Safety — Avoid 3 of the Most Common Accidents

In a manufacturing environment, accidents can go from bad to worse in a matter of seconds. Heavy machinery, hazardous chemicals or an unclean workplace can lead to catastrophic events. Illness, personal injury and even loss of life can all be results of workplace accidents, and that level of severity should never be taken lightly. Nocti […]

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Strategic Solutions – Oct 2017

The 2017 Fall issue of Strategic Solutions is available for your reading pleasure! This issue focuses on the effectiveness of pre-employment testing in finding skilled workers, the completion of our Data Center move, a revised assessment list, and fun pictures from our annual staff retreat. NBS Strategic Solutions October 2017

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Strategic Solutions – July 2017

The 2017 Summer issue provides information on the completion of the new NOCTI/NBS addition, a Lifetime Achievement Award for MSSC Founder Leo Reddy, where US manufacturing is headed and a special system maintenance alert. NBS Strategic Solutions July 2017

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