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The Real Reason New College Grads Can’t Get Hired
By Martha C. White Nov. 10, 2013
St. Louis Community College finds that 60% of employers say applicants lack “communication and interpersonal skills” — a jump of 10 percentage points in two years. A wide margin of managers say today’s applicants can’t think critically and creatively, solve problems or write well.
Staffing company, Adecco, says, “44% of respondents cited soft skills, such as communication, critical thinking, creativity and collaboration, as the area with the biggest gap (read more)
Rusty Sharp is Named Artist of the Month for February 2014
Being a member of a very creative family has always been my motivation. Sewing, crafts and painting everything from walls to furniture were natural hobbies for me. With a degree in Agriculture, I taught school and then had a long career as a Flight Attendant for Delta Air Lines.
My husband, daughter and I moved to Coweta County nineteen years ago. As a Master Gardener and 4-H Adult Leader Volunteer, I have become active in the community. After retiring, I decided to become more serious about my art work.
Local PHYSICIAN Earns CERTIFICATION IN OBESITY medicine
NEWNAN, GA (January 22, 2014) — LaToya B. Stephens, MD, recently passed the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) certification exam for obesity medicine physicians and became certified in the subspecialty of obesity medicine.
Physicians certified in obesity medicine are able to positively impact all systems of the body by incorporating weight management into traditional models of medical practice. Specifically, this subspecialty requires competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity.
Stephens was among only 158 physicians nationally who successfully completed this year’s exam.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third of U.S. adults and 17 percent of U.S. children and adolescents are affected by obesity. Obesity-related conditions include (more)
THE CARNEGIE AND NEWNAN COWETA ART ASSOCIATION ROTATE ART FOR THE SPRING
The Carnegie and the Newnan Coweta Art Association partnered up to present a variety of art for the grand opening of the building. The Newnan Coweta Art Association has rotating exhibits in the Carnegie. There is an art gallery on the second level.
"Our program and meeting room attendees really enjoy strolling through the art gallery. The Newnan Coweta Art Association has once again provided us with a wonderful variety of paintings," said Amy Mapel, Carnegie Director.