Author Archives: UMCA

HVAC Opportunities Continue To Grow Across Utah

The HVAC field is an option that is both fulfilling and sustaining. There are some major benefits to getting started in our field! Competitive pay with opportunity for raises, promotions, training and specializations Outstanding benefits with superior health benefits, paid time off, and  two retirement plans, all or which are paid by the employer. High […]

Utah Career Center: Important Dates & Events

The Utah Career Center has released dates of upcoming Medical Gas Installer Recertification classes, Journeyman Brazing Class, and a Journeyman Orbital Welding Class. Space class is limited and you must call the Utah Career Center to register. The classes are as follows: Medical Gas Installer Recertification: Class 2/26/19 5pm-9pm. Test 3/4/19 6pm. Must be registered […]

4 Impactful Employee Engagement Strategies For Small Budgets

Employee engagement doesn’t require the budget of Google to be impactful. In fact, most employees value stronger relationships with their managers and colleagues. Managers who invest in developing strong relationships with their employees experience increased loyalty and engagement. A recent survey by Gallup found only 13% of employees are engaged at work. The more shocking […]

Utah Career Center: Looking Back At 2018

2018 proved to be an eventful and unconventional year at the Utah Career Center. The year began at full steam with apprentices and instructors fully employed, with many working several hours. While it was hectic, it provided good opportunities for apprentices the gain invaluable training. However, as 2018 progressed life at the training center became […]

6 Ways to Prepare Your Organization for Change

Klaus Schwab, founder of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, is among those who believe the coming business transformation will be on a par with the vast changes brought about by the steam engine, electric power, and the introduction of computing. Schwab identifies several ways businesses will need to change to survive in this […]

How to Create A Positive Workplace Culture

Culture is the environment that surrounds us all the time. A workplace culture is the shared values, belief systems, attitudes and the set of assumptions that people in a workplace share. This is shaped by individual upbringing, social and cultural context. In a workplace, however, the leadership and the strategic organizational directions and management influence […]