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ERIC Number: ED241805
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Pages: 89
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Preparation for the World of Work: Training Sessions.
Cooney, Joe; Burgenbauch, Susan
This guide is designed to provide counselors and training instructors with the materials to teach clients the human survival skills necessary for job success. Ten one-hour training sessions which offer an action-oriented approach emphasizing conceptual skills such as planning, communication, and decision making include: (1) the importance of effective communication in work situations; (2) practice in interpersonal relationship skills; (3) methods for resolving conflict on the job; (4) employer expectations and the roles and responsibilities of the employees; (5) job survival techniques; (6) identification of job goals and methods for achieving them; (7) practice in daily planning and goal setting while on the job; (8) information on employee benefits and rights; (9) ways to plan and budget; and (10) money management. The purpose, length of time needed, materials needed, step-by-step procedures, worksheets, and transparencies for the presentation of each lesson are provided. (JW)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Counselors; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Buffalo. Dept. of Educational Organization, Administration, and Policy Studies.