How a Welding Apprenticeship Will Help Your Career

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The advantages of a welding apprenticeship are well known by those in the industry, but perhaps not so obvious for those assessing their career options. One of the biggest benefits of an apprenticeship is a chance to kickstart a welding career. Welders must successfully finish a certified training program to be allowed to work in… Read more »

How to Find a Job Immediately after Graduation

  Congratulations! You’ve made it through the marathon study sessions, massive projects and nerve-racking exams to finally earn that coveted degree. Here’s the bad news: Your work has only just begun. Ideally, you’ve developed a network within your study program, interned and/or put your academic work to use on the job. Even if you haven’t,… Read more »

How to Win the Job by Acing Your First Impression

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  First impressions can make or break any relationship. People’s perception of you start with an initial encounter, which may last no longer than a just few seconds. These perceptions can make or break your chances of getting a job you are seeking. Making a great first impression isn’t about changing who you are. It… Read more »

Healthy Living Tips for Truck Drivers

Healthy Living Tips for Truck Drivers

  Truck drivers know: Life on the road quickly develops into lifestyle. Unfortunately, this lifestyle often means negative impacts on the driver’s own health. On average, truck drivers have more health issues and shorter life spans than men and women in other occupations. A lack of activity, confined workspace and diesel fumes can all have… Read more »

What Makes the Best Employees Leave Great Companies?

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  Turnover has always been a challenge for companies, but with a tight labor market and the modern workplace becoming increasingly collaborative – attrition has become more of a concern than ever. In “bad” companies, people leave for obvious reasons: Maybe they don’t feel trusted, they have a bad boss or they aren’t getting paid… Read more »

Our Top Blog Posts of 2017!

Best of Blog Posts

  It’s December and that means everyone is rolling out their Year in Review material, including us! So, sit back and enjoy some of our best blog posts from 2017. Seven Stupid Reasons Good Employees Get Fired It’s true: Even the most productive, hardest-working employees can get fired. When this happens, it’s usually for a… Read more »

NSC Technologies Wins National Award for Excellence in Safety

The AEU Safety Awards program recognizes the strongest safety programs in the maritime industry Portsmouth, VA – NSC Technologies, LLC (NSC), an innovative staffing firm that specializes in placing qualified skilled, technical and professional talent, announces it has been awarded a 2016 AEU Safety Award for the company’s strong commitment to safety in the workplace.… Read more »

4 Ways to Hijack Your Anxiety and Turn it Into Something Positive

Think back to the last time you were on a stage in front of a crowd of people – maybe it was for a performance of some kind, a big speech or a graduation ceremony. How nervous were you? Could you feel your heart pounding in your chest? Were your hands shaking? Were you drenched… Read more »