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Business Support Services Vlog

Hi, I’m Joey Crum, President and CEO of Northern Industrial Training and today we want to talk about the actual functions and services that we offer through our business support services. We’ve traveled to the Eastern Seabord, into Canada, all over the United States to work specifically with companies to improve their ability to communicate…

Trucking Vlog

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What It Takes to be a Service Oiler in Alaska

One of the most crucial jobs in the heavy equipment industry is a service oiler. Just like fuel, without oil a piece of machinery will not be operational. However, you need proper training in order to provide this type of service. Whether you want to be a marine oiler, a commercial oiler, or an employee…

Why Effective Database Management is so Important

Whether you are self-employed or a corporation with a thousand employees, your business records are vital. Payroll, human resources, safety, customer contracts, billing—all of these areas depend on proper database management. Without an orderly system to properly catalog and store your records, your business can be in shambles. Much worse, this can become a security…

How To Become Better At Time Management

Every person has 24 hours a day. There is no magical way to stretch out time. So how is it possible that some workers are able to get far more accomplished than you in the same amount of time? It is all a matter of time management, which is a skill that has to be…

Safety First! How Safety Training Can Save Your Life

Whether you are interested in being a truck driver, pipe welder, mechanic or computer programmer, there is one type of training you need. Safety training is universal for all career types, and it ensures you will be able to have a long and prosperous career. But where do you start? After all, the safety issues…

The Importance of Computer Skills in the 21st Century

A decade ago typing classes were still considered electives and Facebook was still a novelty item as it was only three years old. Fast-track to today’s 21st-century world where we use handheld computers in the form of smartphones and tablets to do everything from pay the bills to communicate with friends. Computers have quite literally…

The Trucking Industry in the Declining Economy

More than half a million truck drivers currently haul in the US, and that figure is expected to increase by over 100,000 by 2024 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This industry is huge. Sales of big rigs hit an all-time high in 2015 with more than a quarter of a million tractor-trailers purchased….

The Variety of Job Options for Welders

Welding jobs are widely available in most industries from trucking to food production. If you are considering a career as a welder you are among a growing occupation. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the welding industry expects to add 14,400 new welding jobs by 2024. Jump right into this growing field by getting…