Category: Industry News

Who You Know vs. What You Know

Of course it’s about who you know, as Dr. Kohrs emphasized in his presentation at SPC Clearwater Campus on April 20, 2017.  Dr. Kohrs, a SPC Clearwater Alumni, explained the importance of Social Networking for a successful future.  He shared with the audience his experience from his high school years all the way to today, … Continue reading Who You Know vs. What You Know

Want to fly a drone? SPC offers training in growing industry

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With so many technological advancements in the field of pilotless aircraft, UAVs (“Unmanned Aerial Vehicles” that are better known as drones) are poised to play a much larger part in the business model of a variety of different industries, as well as become common in our everyday lives. Over the next 10 years, Unmanned Aerial … Continue reading Want to fly a drone? SPC offers training in growing industry

Steps to Graduate #CareerSPC

Are you a student that’s getting ready for college? That’s great! Many students that graduate from high school tend to start college afterwards. With a dream in mind, young adults tend to get excited and imagine what lies ahead of them. But when reality strikes, it can cause a big challenge for them. Whether it … Continue reading Steps to Graduate #CareerSPC

Can being an “out-of-the-box thinker” hurt your chances at employment? Employers say yes! Find out why.

How could it be a problem to say that you can “always find solutions to problems” or that you’re an “out of the box thinker”? Everyone says it on their resumes and cover letters right? Well, that’s the problem. These cliché phrases can be a major red flag to employers. But, why? Well, first off, … Continue reading Can being an “out-of-the-box thinker” hurt your chances at employment? Employers say yes! Find out why.

Starbucks employees offered plan to cover all 4 years of college/McDs offers new robust 401k savings plan!

In recent months, some of our largest retailers have been protested for their low wages and lack of benefits for employers. Some of these employers are beginning to answer. Starbucks has expanded their college coverage plan. Starbucks is now covering 4 years’ worth of classes through Arizona State University’s (ASU) online program completely free of … Continue reading Starbucks employees offered plan to cover all 4 years of college/McDs offers new robust 401k savings plan!