Author: John Scionti

Why Education Matters

Why Education Matters   Written by: Sean Nordquist (Trades and Manufacturing Coordinator for ICCE) In July, I wrote about education in the beer industry. I spoke in general terms about product knowledge, proper serving techniques, and so on. This kind

ICCE Instructor invited to The Whitehouse

White House to recognize “Champions of Change” for Extracurricular Enrichment for Marginalized Girls and Girls of Color WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday September 30, the White House will recognize ten individuals from across the country as White House “Champions of

5th Annual Women’s Interest Network (WIN)

The 5th Annual Women’s Interest Network (WIN) Conference & Retreat…in Key West Live, Love & Embrace the Woman in You! September 23 – 25, 2016 Cost: $65 per person. Mail check or money order payable to “FKCC” to Florida Keys

University Area to Receive $3.3M Federal Grant

University Area Partnership to Receive $3.8M Federal Grant to Train Young/Underskilled Workers for Future Technology Jobs   Grant is Foundation for Enriching The Area Through a Diverse, Skilled Workforce Press Release June 29, 2016 – Tampa, FL – The Federal

15 Important Reasons Why Community Colleges Should Be Your Business Training Resource

1. Experience – Serves hundreds of businesses and government agencies in the counties they serve. 2. Recommendation – 95% of businesses and organizations that employ Community College graduates recommend community college workforce education and training programs. 3. Responsive – Immediate

10 Benefits of IT Certification for You (and Your Employer)

Why should you earn an IT certification (or certifications)? What is the value of an IT certification to you and to your employer? An IT certification is a quick and readily recognized benchmark mapped to a specific skill set based

4 Characteristics Every Professional Should Have

You’re at a party and someone walks up to you. “Hi, I’m Dan and I work in marketing.” Immediately you have a pre-judgment about what this person should. What skills they should possess, how they should act and even what

5 Webinars You Should Be Taking

In today’s go-go society of new, now, next, it is vital for employees to stay up-to-date on things we often take for granted. For example, we all use email as if it were an extra limb. But are you using

Avoid These Five Unproductive Work Behaviors

Burping out loud in public. Illegally parking in the handicap spot. Cutting line at the post office. There are certain things you just don’t do in life. Besides being inappropriate, they can make your life much more difficult and create

3 Accounting Tips for the Non-Accountant

For non-accountants, finances can be a scary and confusing subject. Ledgers and dividends and spreadsheets… oh my! However, just because you weren’t an accounting major doesn’t mean you don’t dabble in the subject. In today’s do-everything work environment, accounting for