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The Proud Skilled Worker
Do you know how to grow your career in the trades?
A career in the trades can be more successful than a 4-year college degree.
What are 5 keys to success for skilled workers?
Whether you’re just starting your career in the trades or a seasoned pro, there is always room to grow.
Do you find yourself struggling to get settled in your career?
The skilled trades are incredibly diverse in that they provide opportunities for growth in your career and allow you to touch a wide range of jobs and industries.
You don’t need to be stuck in one area when there are ways to “level up”, get certified online , and expand your expertise and skill.
Changes in the Skilled Trades
Society’s devaluing of “blue-collar ” jobs
Over the last several decades, there has been an erosion, if not an all-out assault, on the traditional skilled trades. This is correlated to the third industrial revolution—the computer age. We’ve learned to “work smarter, not harder”, which has its benefits, but over time has made hard work something to be looked down upon.
Are you leveling up in your trade?
Today’s manufacturing and mechanical trades are rapidly evolving like most skilled trades, which requires workers to find programs that will grow their skills to stay competitive.
Skilled workers are needed now more than ever as industries across America see high turnover from variables like poor company culture, retention issues, and lack of respect.
The newest episode of The Proud Skill ed W orker is with Michael and Phillip, two veterans who are now skilled tradesmen working around the nation.
T hey share front-line insight into the employment issues our nation is facing , shed some light on what it’s like to work for Skillwork , and how this might be the next big shift for your career , too.
This is an episode any skilled worker or business leader does NOT want to miss. Check it out!