Tweet! Technical Fields Growing
It’s amazing how many different technical programs propel people into great careers. TSTC Publishing recently started publishing tweets directly related to 40+ career fields at TechCareers on Twitter.
Recent tweets include:
Wind energy: Cammell Laird wind turbine project could generate hundreds of jobs http://bit.ly/ixJbuc
Welding: Victoria University links with Scotland’s Colleges to train oil workforce – New Vision http://bit.ly/lbWiD2
Automotive: Technical colleges deliver real skills for real jobs http://bit.ly/jdS4d0
Video gaming: The Belly of the Whale: Living a Creative Life in the Games Industry http://bit.ly/l6Fr5x
Avionics: 4 Fort Wayne companies to expand, create 61 jobs http://bit.ly/lWDjaw
The tweets go on and on, showing how relevant technical jobs are in today’s market. For example, there is an article about President Barack Obama betting on green jobs through wind energy technologies states: The White House is gambling that one or more of these technologies eventually will produce hundreds of thousands of jobs and change the world.
Another tweet points out how a Massachusetts town is searching for ways to steer public school students toward technical careers.
Seeing these tweets just reinforces our goal to help others learn about technical careers through our TechCareers series, social media, newsletters, and of course, blogs like this one.