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The Fall of the Offshore Empire

POST DATE: June 30, 2016

AUTHOR Udo Jahn

I read the news every morning when I get up. I usually pay the most attention to the business section, because I can tell if there have been any traumatic events in the world by what the market is doing. I recently read that Iceland beat England in a Euro… http://moderneng.com/blog/2016/06/fall-offshore-empire/


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Like many people, I love travelling. Europe is my favourite destination because of my roots and also my love of culture and history. It’s fascinating to appreciate the past as you admire all the historical structures that date back hundreds of years, and … http://moderneng.com/blog/2015/08/are-your-staff-acting-bourgeoisie-toward-your-customers/


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Why is Your Company Outsourcing?

POST DATE: December 05, 2014

By definition outsourcing is—to obtain goods or services from an outside foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source. So what are the reasons outsourcing has become such a huge trend in North America? http://moderneng.com/blog/2014/12/why-your-company-outsourcing/


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Get The Draft’s First Choice Even If You've Already Won The Cup!

POST DATE: October 30, 2014

AUTHOR Udo Jahn

A lot of people I know are national sports fans, may it be NFL, NHL or NBA. Each one has an annual draft where they try to draft the best up-and-coming talent for their team. Unfortunately, the previous year’s winner usually gets last pick. I assume this … http://moderneng.com/blog/2014/10/get-drafts-first-choice-even-if-youve-already-won-cup/


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After writing about the issue, “Where are we going to find future skilled employees? This is my plan.” I received quite a few emails; many were very positive and others directed me to similar articles on the same subject. One of the articles talked about… http://moderneng.com/blog/2014/02/employers-need-take-responsibility-future-their-employees-and-business/


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Where Are We Going to Find Future Skilled Employees? This is My Plan

POST DATE: February 03, 2014

AUTHOR Udo Jahn

If you’re exposed to any media (newspaper, television, online, etc.) you can’t help hearing the prediction that there’ll be a lack of skilled employees in the future. Usually the stories we hear are meant to be dire predictions of our future. Yet when you… http://moderneng.com/blog/2014/02/where-are-we-going-find-future-skilled-employees-my-plan/


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That’s exactly what Udo Jahn, General Manager of Modern Engineering, kept thinking to himself. In 2012 he decided it was time to do something different. Something that would give his company a first crack at eager, energetic students looking to learn a re… http://moderneng.com/blog/2013/07/why-do-fast-food-joints-always-get-first-crack-new-employees/


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