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NECA Trade Show & Conference Oct. 7-10, 2017 Seattle, WA

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LightShow West, October 11-12, 2017, Los Angeles

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Electric Expo Trade Show – St. Louis, MO March 21-22, 2017

Electrical Expo – MARCH 21-22, 2017

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What’s Next If You Get Fired or Laid-Off?

One day, you wake up, everything is going well. You go into work, probably on a Friday. The afternoon comes and you’re invited to have a little chat with your manager. Within a few moments your life has changed. You no longer have a job. What happens now? As many of us already know, the […]

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How Good Are Your References?

How concerned do we really need to be about references? Aren’t all references predictable as no one will ever provide a poor portrait of someone that they know and probably worked with? Sure, as long as you know you what your colleague will say. But what happens when the all-routine reference check comes back with […]

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Who Do You Want to Work For and Why?

When we first entered the workforce, many of us didn’t have a lot of options. We just needed to either get a job or get started on some kind of a career after college or trade school. Bills were coming in and we didn’t have the luxury of time to do the due diligence and […]

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Reputation and Character

In any industry, electrical or not, sometimes a reputation and your character are all you have. Sometimes confused, the dictionary defines reputation as ‘the word which refers to the position one occupies or the standing that one has in the opinion of others’. Character is the ‘combination of moral and other traits which make one […]

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Are You Valuable Enough to Keep?

What do you have that the other person in a similar role doesn’t? Or, turn it around; what DON’T you have that the other has? Job lay-offs and RIF’s (reduction in forces) are still around and unfortunately they haven’t gone away. There is still so much uncertainty in the job market (and stock market). The […]

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Automation Fair Nov. 15-16, 2017 Philadelphia

http://www.rockwellautomation.com/global/events/automation-fair/overview.page More than 150 exhibits from Rockwell Automation and their PartnerNetwork members will be on display at the 2017 event.

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IEEE Trade Show and Conference – Dallas, TX — May 2-4, 2016

Home Student//Industry/Faculty Luncheon / Wednesday, May 4 / 11:30am – 1:00pm / Register today! Technical Tours / Monday, May 2 – Thursday, May 5 / Register today! Tutorials / Monday, May 2 / Full-day and half-day tutorials available / Register today! 1 2 3 4 5 6 Mark your calendar for the 2016 IEEE PES […]

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