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The Oso Landslide, Washington State

Like many of you I have been following the news of the landslide that happened last month in Oso, Washington. The official death toll for this tragic event was raised this week to 39 and will probably crest over 40 … Continue reading

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Free Education: The You Tube Lecture

I initially constructed this blog as part of Social Media for Business class taught by Bret Simmons. I and the other students taking the class were members of ProNet in Reno NV. So I’m not yet quite sure what direction … Continue reading

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The Payoffs of Professional Development

It’s time to wrap up my initial foray into blogging. Having considered the personal costs of professional development let’s take a quick look at the benefits of your investment. The way I see it, there are three primary payoffs to … Continue reading

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The Costs of Professional Development; what if it was fun?

In my last post I wrote about the need to be proactive in seeking professional development through continued education even if you get no assistance from your employer. Now I’d like to look at the costs of education and what … Continue reading

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Professional Training, Education and Career Development; don’t wait until you’re out of a job

Professional development is something often neglected when times are good. Many people, when they have a job, don’t bother thinking about how they will get their next one. Some people are fortunate enough that their work place provides ample opportunities … Continue reading

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