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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

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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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 ...

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Make a Holiday Break for It 2017

7/13/2017

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED

(Effective 11/15/17)

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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 ...

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