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May 16 2022

Why Recent FinCEN Penalty Actions Matter To Casinos

When a patron enters your casino or gaming establishment and exchanges cash for chips or visits the cashier to cash out at the end of the night, they likely have no idea how much reporting and surveillance is happening behind…

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April 29 2022

Six Benefits of Online Continuing Education for Facilities Management…

Training is important, but an organization benefits most when it supports not only training but all facets of a learning culture (see our articles on What Is a Learning Organization? and Becoming a Learning Organization for more on that). That’s…

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April 26 2022

Vector’s Student Safety & Wellness Courses and PD Tracking…

Vector’s Student Safety & Wellness Courses and PD Tracking Solution Recognized as EdTech Awards Finalists Finalists for The EdTech Awards 2022 have been announced to a worldwide audience of educators, technologists, students, parents, and policymakers interested in building a better…

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April 19 2022

Six Things to Know about Training Facilities Maintenance Technicians

Qualified, knowledgeable, and highly-skilled facilities maintenance techs are in short demand these days. And these days (in 2022), that’s all the more true, with very low rates of national unemployment and many workers leaving jobs or changing employers as part…

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March 30 2022

Invest in Management Training for Improved Facilities Maintenance Performance

Like many sectors of the American economy, Facilities employers, including facilities maintenance, are experiencing a difficult skills gap.  There’s no single, simple solution to create a facilities maintenance team that’s fully skilled and is ready for work challenges today and…

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March 30 2022

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Vector Team Member Heather DeMoss

In honor of Women’s History Month, celebrated throughout the month of March, we spoke to a few of our incredible women leaders here at Vector Solutions, getting their thoughts on women in the workplace, leadership skills and styles, and what…

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March 25 2022

7 Benefits of Onboarding Employees

There’s always a value to onboarding employees—whether they’re entirely new to the organization or just moving to a new job role—but that’s even more so now, in 2022 when we’re in the throws of the so-called Great Resignation and companies…

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March 22 2022

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Vector Team Member Tracey Perez

In honor of Women’s History Month, celebrated throughout the month of March, we spoke to a few of our incredible women leaders here at Vector Solutions, getting their thoughts on women in the workplace, leadership skills and styles, and what…

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March 21 2022

6 Steps to Working with HR to Close Your…

Many facilities (and facilities managers) are experiencing a skills gap with their facilities maintenance technicians and are doing everything they can to hire more experienced candidates and upskill or reskill current employees. The skills gap in this field, as in…