PODCAST: Tips for Your Apprenticeship Interview … Including the “Dos” and “Don’ts”

By |2019-10-10T18:40:16-04:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Apprenticeships, Automotive Apprenticeships, Careers, Missouri AutoMOtive! Apprenticeship Program, Podcasts|Tags: |

In this episode of Franklin Apprenticeships’ AutoMOtive! Apprentice podcast series, we talk to Scott Turnbaugh, Franklin’s lead Career Agent, and Robin Ferguson, a 20+ year automotive industry veteran, about how to prepare for your interview — in addition to interview dos and don’ts — so you are ready to ace it. Congratulations! You’ve made it to [...]

PODCAST: I Submitted my Resume for Franklin AutoMOtive!…But What Happens Next?

By |2019-09-25T11:30:26-04:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Apprenticeships, Automotive Apprenticeships, Careers, Missouri AutoMOtive! Apprenticeship Program, Podcasts|Tags: |

In this episode of Franklin Apprenticeships’ AutoMOtive! Apprentice podcast series, we talk to Scott Turnbaugh, Franklin’s lead Career Agent, Robin Ferguson, a 20+ year automotive industry veteran, and Christina Hurtado, a Franklin Apprenticeships’ Success Coach, about what happens after you submit your resume. You’ve now taken the leap and submitted your resume to become a Franklin [...]

PODCAST: A Day in the Life of a Franklin AutoMOtive! Apprentice

By |2019-09-25T11:30:57-04:00September 22nd, 2019|Categories: Automotive Apprenticeships, Careers, Missouri AutoMOtive! Apprenticeship Program, Podcasts|Tags: |

In this episode of Franklin Apprenticeships’ AutoMOtive! Apprentice podcast series, we talk to Scott Turnbaugh, Franklin’s lead Career Agent, Robin Ferguson, a 20+ year automotive industry veteran, and Reed Smith, a Franklin Apprenticeships’ Success Coach, about what a normal day looks like for a Franklin automotive apprentice. As a dislocated worker, the idea of “going back [...]

Solving the IoT Skills Gap, One Apprentice at a Time

By |2019-11-25T17:20:13-05:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: About Franklin Apprenticeships, Apprenticeships, Blog, Careers, Digital Apprenticeships, Franklin Apprenticeships News, Franklin Digital Apprenticeship Program, Missouri Digital Apprenticeship Program, Podcasts, Why Apprenticeships?|

Each day it seems there’s a brand new gadget, app, or network ready to connect us. It began with communication, but over time it’s evolved to include wearables that track health and fitness, household integration, and security innovations in addition to advances in industrial, automotive, and surveillance technology. Data is gathered, shared, and processed, enabling devices [...]

PODCAST: Is This Automotive Apprenticeship for Real???

By |2019-09-25T11:31:46-04:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Podcasts|Tags: |

For Franklin Apprenticeships’ inaugural AutoMOtive! Apprentice podcast series, we ask Scott Turnbaugh, Franklin’s lead Career Agent, and Robin Ferguson, a 20+ year automotive industry veteran, is this apprenticeship for real — or is it too good to be true? With all of the “get a job today” scams circling in the market, you may be thinking [...]

New Podcast Series Announcement: Navigating Your Road Forward as an AutoMOtive! Apprentice

By |2019-09-16T16:02:22-04:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: About Franklin Apprenticeships, Apprenticeships, Automotive Apprenticeships, Blog, Careers, Franklin Apprenticeships News, Missouri AutoMOtive! Apprenticeship Program, Podcasts, Why Apprenticeships?|

This month, Franklin Apprenticeships will be releasing a new podcast series to help dislocated workers in the State of Missouri learn about the opportunities available as a modern apprentice in the automotive industry. We understand that downsizing and layoffs were never a part of your plan. And now, as a worker making a mid-career transition, you [...]

PODCAST: Frank Valdivieso, President & CEO of Gryphon Consulting Discusses the Value of the New Digital Apprenticeships Program in Maryland June 11

By |2019-10-10T16:51:56-04:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: About Franklin Apprenticeships, Apprenticeships, Blog, Digital Apprenticeships, Employers, Franklin Digital Apprenticeship Program, IT Apprenticeships, Podcasts|

For the inaugural “Changing the American Workforce” podcast interview, Frank Valdivieso, President and CEO of Gryphon Consulting, discusses why he chose to be one of the first employers to participate in our new Digital Apprenticeship program in Maryland. The shortage of skilled tech workers is a significant problem for Maryland business owners. Finding qualified candidates [...]