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Is It Time to Pivot?

Not sure if your job is coming back? Have you been laid off, or your place of business has closed? Millions will answer Yes to one of these questions; is it time for you to consider a hard pivot? Most people think of apprentices as being between nineteen and twenty...

I’d Rather Be Lucky Than Smart

picpowelllawconstructiononlaptop Once upon a time I worked for Atlantic Electric Supply, a Washington, D.C. distributor, as a lighting specifier. I had the happy responsibility of representing Atlantic at IEC Chesapeake; I sat on the Apprenticeship Committee for a...

May is Electrical Safety Month!

eatonbanner2020 Our friends and Associate Partners at EATON are sharing valuable information with us- enjoy! “May is National Electrical Safety month, a time set aside to help remind our partners and customers to educate themselves on the latest in...

New Paid Sick Leave Requirements

The new paid sick leave provisions require private sector employers with fewer than 500 employees to provide two weeks of paid sick leave (80 hours for full-time employees and typical number of hours over two weeks for part-time employees). Eligible...

Were You Worried About Harry and Megan?

I wasn’t. I’m still not worried, even though I must get about a dozen notices a day on my phone from various news organizations around the globe about “what the next steps are for Harry and Megan to secure a future.” I get it. They’re selling papers and magazines. I’m...