ERIC Number: ED055268
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Sep
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Increasing the Employability of Applicants in Professional Occupations. An Experimental and Demonstration Project in Boston Labor Market. Final Report.
Horowitz, Morris A.
The purpose of this project was to demonstrate that individualized intensive services through the use of special diagnostic techniques remedial services and intensive job development would increase the employability of professional job applicants not otherwise readily competitive in today's job market. Procedures were developed for the selection of an experimental and a control group of hard-to-place unemployed professionals, and plans were evolved for giving special, intensive services to the experimental group. In the experimental group there were 274 job applicants, and in the control group, there were 285. (Author)
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Demonstration Programs, Diagnostic Tests, Job Development, Professional Personnel, Remedial Programs, Unemployment
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va. 22151 (PB-199 179 MF $0.95, HC $3.00)
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Identifiers: Massachusetts (Boston)