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Online/Brick and Mortar/Bottom Line: Education

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, IEC Chesapeake
2/20/2018

Options can make us feel powerful…or overwhelmed. When it comes to education, I believe a lot of parents, counselors, and students, feel overwhelmed.
 

What higher education choice should I make and why? Further complicating this, students like our Electrical Apprentices are weighing out the traditional paths of colleges and universities against the straightforward path of (Journeyman four year) apprenticeship. All of these choices take commitment and focused skill sets to make the most of their four years.

Profiling suffers from a negative connotation in today’s world, but here it makes sense: let’s profile an online “student” versus ...

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From Our Associate Partners at Phoenix Sales Are You Compliant
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From Our Associate Partners at Phoenix Sales: Are You Compliant

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, IEC Chesapeake
2/15/2018

"Effective January 1 2018 in the state of Maryland Homeowners, Land Lords & Property Management Companies Must do the following:
 

  • Replace battery-only operated smoke alarms with ...
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IEC Foundation Scholarship Fund Application

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Apply for the IEC Foundation Scholarship Fund

2/4/2018

The purpose of the IEC Foundation Scholarship Fund is to provide annual need-based scholarships to further the academic goals of students that are in an ...

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Old School Meets New School and Falls in Love

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, IEC Chesapeake
2/3/2018

Millennial bashing.

It’s almost a sport among some folks in my age group.

Personally, I like ‘em. I have always had friends that run ...

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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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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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