By: Published February 10, 2020 You may know this story: college enrollment has risen since 2000, reaching 16.9 million students in 2016. To parents, guidance counselors, and college grads it’s the only pathway to modern career success or social respectability. But did you know that trade school participation has increased over …
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By: Published January 28, 2020 So proud to announce that entries to the Blue Collar Cash contest were so good that I decided one winner wasn’t enough. Instead, I chose three! I wanted this money to really transform lives and when I saw the number of excellent submissions I thought …
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By: Published October 2, 2019 Leadership in the Blue-Collar World: The Importance of Being a Mentor One person’s success is rarely the result of just their work alone. It’s the culmination of experiences and learning from everyone in their lifetime. Parents, teachers and peers are often credited with helping guide others …
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