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Call for nominations

IEC Chesapeake Calls for Executive Committee Nominations

8/7/2017

IEC Chesapeake’s Nominating Chair Mike Knecht is asking for your assistance in identifying potential members willing to serve in the following leadership positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary/Treasurer

A vital component to our Chapter successfully meeting the goals set before us is the strength and diversity of our Executive Committee and Board of Directors.

Qualifications for the Executive Committee:

  • Must be a contractor member (or employee of contractor member) in good standing
  • Any candidate for the position of President or Vice President shall have held the position of a committee chairperson or the office of Secretary/Treasurer for the ...
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IEC Career Path of an Electrician

Your Apprenticeship Moment of Zen - Critical Mass: Skilled Worker Shortages

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
7/26/2017

We blogged about this- several different ways in fact- all last year. The skilled worker shortage, both in the United States and globally, is real ...

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Holiday Party

Make a Holiday Break for It 2017

7/13/2017

December 5, 4-6pm

At Jailbreak Brewery

Come in from the cold for a cold One!

9445 Washington Blvd N, STE F
Laurel, MD 20723

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Diploma

You Have a Lot of Choices

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
7/5/2017

Online or “brick and mortar” education? Your educational choices are always important, difficult to make, and deserve research on your part.

IEC Chesapeake is no ...

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There Are a Lot of Reasons to Like Legrand

4/17/2017

We love them at IEC Chesapeake because they are an active and supportive Associate Partner ...

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Apprenticeship Forward

Apprenticeship Forward Conference

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/17/2017

I am pleased to announce that I have been asked to speak at and participate ...

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CPR/AED & First Aid Certification

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification

4/13/2017

This course teaches CPR, First Aid and AED use. This is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led ...

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Craft Beer

Belly Up To This Link

By Jenny Boone
4/11/2017

Stop. You had me at craft brewery. https://bestthingsmd.com/breweries/

All the cool kids ...

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Greek Apprentices

April: Your Apprenticeship Moment of Zen

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/11/2017

So how far back does the concept of apprenticeship go?

As it turns out- waaaaay ...

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Casting Call: This Old House

4/7/2017

Want to be an apprentice with This Old House TV?

Apply to Generation NEXT for ...

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Email In Box

Take Alt/Delete/Control of Your Life

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/5/2017

I’m guilty. You’re guilty. We all get a heapin’ helpin’ of guilty when ...

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You Smarty You

By Grant Shmelzer
4/3/2017

Our Associate Partners at Biben Sales have given us a “heads up” on Decora Smart- ...

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