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Build a resume, build a career in MCC-BT writing workshops

Tatia Shelton with Dylan Williams

Dylan Williams enjoyed his experience at Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology so much that he chose to pursue certificates in two programs. Williams, who has a certificate in Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing, is working toward a job-ready certificate in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. “I found that what I learned in the machining …

MCC instructor blazes the way for area linemen and women

To say Susan Blaser and the lineman program at MCC-Business & Technology are having a good year in the media might be a bit of an understatement. Just a few months after being honored by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine as a recipient of the 100 Inspiring Women in STEM Award, Blaser recently was featured in …

MCC-Business & Technology hosts 1,300 eighth-graders, dozens of counselors for career fair

Race cars, ambulances, tractor-trailers, Harvey-Davidson motorcycles, welding tools and robots. More than 1,300 eighth-graders had access to that and much more during the North Kansas City Career Education Fair Nov. 20 at Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology. “Students have access to so many unique opportunities, and they have to decide early which path they’re interested …

MCC students pick up tips on resumes and interviews during Lunch and Learn event

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology students enjoyed two treats Wednesday: food and tips on building a resume and interviewing. About 40 students attended a Lunch and Learn employer panel hosted by Career Services at MCC-BT. The panelists were Reno Moreno, managing partner at Integrity Staffing Specialists LLC, and Chuck Grantham, owner and president of Rudroff …