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Executive Briefing Recap – Solving Your Maintenance Skills Gap

To help assist manufacturers in the College’s district with their maintenance skills gaps, Selsius Corporate and Career Training at Southwestern Illinois College hosted an executive briefing in April at our Sam Wolf Granite City Campus focusing on the benefits of incorporating a 5-step total training solution for maintenance technicians. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Coaching Tips – Bringing out the best in your employees

Many leaders meet with their employees once a year for an annual review. This is when they discuss the employee’s past performance, future goals, how the employee has excelled and areas where he/she needs to improve.  These annual meetings are helpful, but what happens the rest of the year?  Coaching is not just a once year activity, but a continuous effort and something good leaders do 365 days a year.  Providing employees consistent feedback, mentoring and support throughout the year enables them the opportunity to grow and achieve greater success. Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, May 11, 2015

Quickly Sum Multiple Worksheets in Excel [VIDEO]

Do you know how to quickly sum different worksheets using a simple function? Watch this video and learn. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Culture and 5S: The Path to Efficiency for Food Manufacturing and Distribution

The 5S tool is specifically designed to involve every aspect of the organization and is a solution for food manufacturers looking to improve overall efficiencies. Often the best solutions are not costly solutions, but rather small targeted changes. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Interviewing – a Tough Job but Somebody’s Got to Do It

Managers often dread turnover for many reasons, but interviewing a replacement for your open position presents many challenges. Learn some expert tips on how to successfully interview a candidate and make the right hire. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

How to Ensure You Have a Successful Training Program

Training programs benefit employees and companies, but only if they are carefully planned and properly implemented. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

8 Excel Tips for Any User [Video]

Want to become more productive in Excel? Here are 8 easy tricks. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

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