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“What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.”

“What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.”

In the words of one of my favorite bands, “What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.” Having been elected to serve as the 2014 president..

01/01/2014 with 0 Comments
Predict a Profitable Future with IFPS Certification

Predict a Profitable Future with IFPS Certification

IFPS Certification Challenge Abraham Lincoln’s simple, yet very powerful statement reinforces the fact that it is up to each of us –..

09/26/2013 with 0 Comments
To Be or Not to Be…Certified

To Be or Not to Be…Certified

Certification adds a third dimension to your portfolio; education and experience are the other two. In baseball, we look for a player with..

08/29/2013 with 0 Comments
Is IFPS Certification Right For You?

Is IFPS Certification Right For You?

How safe are my employees? How efficient and reliable are my systems? What is my competitive advantage? Am I certifiable; are my employees?..

05/03/2013 with 0 Comments
2013 Salary Survey Results

2013 Salary Survey Results

Fluid Power Journal, in collaboration with the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS), established an online salary survey for 2013 in..

05/01/2013 with 0 Comments
Establishing a Fluid Power Program at Alfred State College

Establishing a Fluid Power Program at Alfred State College

A Case Study of IFPS Certification in Post-Secondary Education Alfred State College is a state university of New York College of Technology..

05/01/2013 with 0 Comments
The IFPS Certification Challenge

The IFPS Certification Challenge

Are You As Well Rounded As You Think You Are? If you are one of those individuals who are convinced that you know everything there is to..

04/01/2013 with 0 Comments
Why Certification Is Important

Why Certification Is Important

Do you want your employees to be over-the-top quality? Want your vendors to be outstanding? Want every mechanic, engineer, and technician..

03/01/2013 with 0 Comments
How I Got My First Job With IFPS Certification

How I Got My First Job With IFPS Certification

My fluid power journey began in September 1998. I was hired by a distributor in South Carolina and started in shipping and receiving plus..

02/01/2013 with 0 Comments
Are You Ready for the Change?

Are You Ready for the Change?

Huh? What do you mean, am I ready for the change? Well, it’s coming in some form or another, whether you are ready or not. You see, it..

12/24/2012 with 0 Comments
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