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Aug 18th, 2011
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With the extreme heat and the need for farm workers to be aware of the dangers of such high temperatures, U.S. Secretary of Labor, Hilda Solis addresses a group of farm workers about the importance of doing all that they can to avoid heat stress.

  Secretary Solis Attends HELP-New Mexico's Proyecto Sol Heat Stress Training      

HELP-New Mexico hosted a press conference in conjunction with a 40-minute presentation of a Proyecto Sol heat stress training to farm workers Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) August 11, 2011 Yesterday, HELP-New Mexico, a member organization of the Association of Farmworker Opportunity Programs (AFOP), hosted a press conference in conjunction with ... Continue Reading

Aug 16th, 2011
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Find the Right Employee to Meet Your Needs and Improve Your Bottom Line

WorkKeys is a job skill assessment system used in the United States. It was created in the late 1980s by ACT, Inc. It is used by businesses to measure workplace skills of employees and job applicants and by schools and colleges to help prepare students for the workplace.WorkKeys consists of three elements:•    Job skill assessments, which are designed to measure foundational and personal skills as they apply to the workplace•    Job analysis, which pinpoints or estimates skill benchmarks for specific job positions that individuals must meet through ... Continue Reading

Aug 16th, 2011
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Find the Right Employee to Meet Your Needs and Improve Your Bottom Line

WorkKeys is a job skill assessment system used in the United States. It was created in the late 1980s by ACT, Inc. It is used by businesses to measure workplace skills of employees and job applicants and by schools and colleges to help prepare students for the workplace.WorkKeys consists of three elements:•    Job skill assessments, which are designed to measure foundational and personal skills as they apply to the workplace•    Job analysis, which pinpoints or estimates skill benchmarks for specific job positions that individuals must meet through   ... Continue Reading

Aug 16th, 2011
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Seven Ways to Motivate and Meet Your Employee Needs

One of the major reasons why people have to go to work is to earn a living and get a continuous source of income to support for personal needs. Employees get attracted with great compensation package and the opportunity of working in the company. As time goes by, there is a certain point for every employee to feel dissatisfied with work or he/she is not happy anymore in the company. There might be many reasons what causes this attrition of employees in every company. This might be due to salary, work ... Continue Reading

Jul 24th, 2011
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New Mexico: A Pioneer in the Green Jobs Initiative

New Mexico is focused on developing and identifying many employment opportunities benefiting both the economy and the environment. With so many natural resources located in the Land of Enchantment, it seems only natural that New Mexico would be an active leader in preserving or enhancing the quality of the environment while promoting our resources, increasing the workforce, and boosting the economy. Follow the link below for more information the State Energy Partnership Program and a list of jobs that have been identified as "green" from the New Mexico Workforce Connection job bank.

www.greenjobs.state.nm.us

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