A-B Tech Blogs

April 9, 2014

ConED Story
Email Etiquette.........Is there really such a thing??

Well yes, there is etiquette that you should practice when you send email.  Very few people seem to be aware of this but it can make you stand out from the crowd in a good way.  We do know that all caps is considered shouting, but that is about it.  Here are a few email dos and don’ts that you may want to consider. 

April 2, 2014

ConED Story
Social Media...It's a Relationship

Recently, I had the pleasure of attending the Social Media class that we offer in Workforce Programming to see what I could glean from an expert about this alluring online marketing that we all feel compelled to participate in.  I was most intrigued by the instructor, Sarah Benoit, shiftin

March 21, 2014

ConED Story
On the Yellow Brick Road - Health Care Trends in 2014

There’s no Place like Home said L. Frank Baum, in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

So are the days of the house call over?

March 16, 2014

ConED Story
Conflict anyone?

Almost all of us will have and do have a boss, or supervisor, as I will call them.  But, what happens when you have a supervisor that doesn’t supervise – they prefer to avoid conflict.  This is a prevalent workforce issue lately.

March 11, 2014

ConED Story
What Do These Companies Have in Common?

What do these companies have in common?

February 24, 2014

ConED Story
NO WAY! I'm Worth Lots More Than That!

How often have you heard yourself or others vent resentfully about a pay rate you deemed insulting?


“I know I’m worth way more than that,” you say.


But secretly you may begin to wonder, “What am I really worth?”

February 10, 2014

ConED Story
Are You Career Ready?

On a national level, employers have identified the skills and attributes they most need in their employees.  The Key Train/Career Ready 101 is a free online system of complete interactive learning tools to train individuals in these identified skil

February 6, 2014

SBC Story
Business Breakthrough Series - Part 7

Leaders who are stuck in Phase Three tend to be steeped in fear.  First, there is financial fear.  You have a lot riding on the success of your business.  Your company is your livelihood, your retirement and your most important investment.  You are likely personally responsible for the repayment of significant business loans.

February 3, 2014

ConED Story
Start a Career in a Call Center
Classroom Q & A: An Inside Line to Success

January 31, 2014

SBC Story
How To Avoid Three Common Budget Pitfalls

By Mike Sowinski - Entrepreneur Magazine

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