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workers inspecting worksite
You’ve been with your company for a while and you’re dedicated to your job, so you’re ready to move ahead in your career. You’ve seen your supervisor do the work and you think you know what it takes to be a leader at your plant, but being an industrial supervisor includes tasks and responsibilities you may not even be aware of. Here’s what you need to know to prepare for the challenges and be motivated by the rewards of being an industrial supervisor.
girl boss
As a woman in a male-dominated industry, it can sometimes be challenging to be taken seriously and awarded opportunities to move up at work. But, just like your male coworkers, it is possible to grow your career and work your way up. Here’s how you can rise up as a leader in traditionally male industries.
Architect reviewing floor plans
You’ve been working in manufacturing or the production industry for a while and you love your job. You want to take the next step in your career, but it seems like your opportunities for promotion keep passing you by. You’ve got the experience, now you just need the leadership skills. An associate’s degree in industrial supervision may be just the thing to help you move up the ladder in your industry. Here’s how.
Person using a welding torch
If you’re the type of person who looks at a machine or tool and knows how to take it apart, make it better, and put it back together again, a Manufacturing associate degree may be just the thing to help you turn your passion into a rewarding career. Here’s what you need to know about Penn Foster’s exciting new degree program and how it can help you take the first step toward an interesting career in a growing field.
Washing Machine
Interested in working in a skilled trade? If you like tinkering with parts, fixing problems, and working with cutting edge home technology, appliance repair technician could be the job for you. With our reliance on working household appliances and the development of Smart Home and Smart appliances, skilled repair technicians are more in-demand than ever. With that in mind, Penn Foster has made updates to the Appliance Repair program to reflect the technological advances that are crucial to the appliance industry. Here’s what you need to know.

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