Oct 302016

From FEMA.gov…

The link below features downloadable guides designed to help users plan and organize drills and exercises for CERT volunteers. These activities are excellent opportunities for CERT programs to practice, assess and improve emergency response plans and on-the-ground operations while engaging their volunteers and refreshing the concepts and skills learned in CERT training. Drills, tabletop exercises, functional exercises, full-scale exercises and competitive events are the different types of exercises that CER

Source: CERT Drills and Exercises | FEMA.gov

 Posted by at 9:18 am
Oct 262016

As someone responsible for hiring and developing employees, I think this is a great article by Melanie Pinola at Lifehacker.com…

Hiring managers make the difficult decision of who the best candidate is for the job based not just on the specific job requirements but also basic “soft skills” every worker should have, like communication and teamwork. Here are the top 10 additional job skills everyone needs.

Source: Top 10 Skills You Need at Work That Have Nothing to Do with Your Job

 Posted by at 5:02 pm