Industry News & Articles

Top Story

National Youth Science Camp

Spotlight on Solar Training in the Community

7/3/2017

IEC Chesapeake member Jeff Gilbert, Azimuth Solar Training, LLC, represented our chapter and his company by leading a directed study on solar energy at the National Youth Science Camp at Camp Pocahontas near Bartow, in the eastern mountains of West Virginia’s Potomac Highlands.

Mr. Gilbert is IEC Chesapeake’s leading provider of renewable energy continuing education training.

The National Youth Science Camp is a unique, four-week science education program for young scientists the summer after they graduate from high school.

“The National Youth Science Camp is a residential science education program for young STEM enthusiasts the summer after they ...

read more

Featured Stories

CapitalTristate Innovation Expo 2017

7/9/2017

10am-6pm

Martin's Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Greenbelt, MD 20770

read more
Heat is On

The Heat is On

By Federated Insurance
7/3/2017

It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity! Unless you work outdoors, that is. Then it’s both. Working outside on a nice summer ...

read more
Money One

Four Tricks to Boosting Your Credit Score Quickly

7/3/2017

First things first: there is no magic solution to raising your credit score overnight.

If you have a low score due to, say, bankruptcy (which ...

read more

Archive

Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving Continues to be Much More than Just "A Problem"

11/28/2015

Not only is distracted driving still a serious problem, it is an epidemic. With each ...

read more
Medical Marijuana

What is the Difference Between Recreational Marijuana and Medical Marijuana?

11/28/2015

Most people don’t realize they are usually two different strains.  As more and more ...

read more
IEC Con 2015

IEC National Conference Seminar Presentation Documents

11/28/2015

At the National IEC's Convention that took place last month, there were various mini ...

read more
Sprint Offer to IEC

Sprint Discount Program Means Contractors & Apprentices Save 18%!

11/28/2015

Save 18% with Sprint and Ring in the Holiday Savings! 

Click Here to Download Full ...

read more
3M Portable Labeler

Upgrade to an Easy-to-use 3M™ Portable Labeler – Free!

11/28/2015

Now, for a limited time, the 3M Portable Labeler is available free with purchase. That ...

read more
Reflections and Reboots

Reflections and Reboots

11/17/2015

It’s nearly December. I don’t know why it’s always a shock to ...

read more

Women in Trades

11/10/2015

"My supervisor called me the Triple Threat. I was early, hungry, and capable. He saw ...

read more
IEC Chesapeake Apprentices Recognized

Kelly M. Schulz Honors Exceptional Vets Who Entered the Workforce Through Apprenticeships

11/6/2015

This event was part of National Apprenticeship Week celebrations.

This event held by the Sec ...

read more
MD Logo

Hogan Administration Celebrates Apprenticeship Week

11/4/2015

(November 2, 2015) – Governor Larry Hogan today issued a proclamation announcing the week of November ...

read more
Stay Safe Hat

IEC Chesapeake Annual Excellence in Safety Award 2015

11/3/2015

IEC Chesapeake encourages all of our members regardless of size to participate in the Excellence ...

read more
Federated Employment Practices Network

Preparing Documentation for a Termination

11/3/2015

Question: 

One of my staff went almost 7 whole days without clocking in or out ...

read more
Drug Testing Urine Sample

What do Companies Know about Random Drug Tests?

11/3/2015

According to an interview at a crane company, 5% of tests returned positive results in ...

read more

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required