ERIC Number: ED352531
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
PASSAGE. "Your Workplace and Job-Skills Information Newsletter." Fiscal Year 1991-1992.
PASSAGE, v3 n1-10 1991-1992
This document consists of a report on a project to develop a newsletter for adult learners and unemployed and underemployed individuals in Pennsylvania who want to expand their educational training and improve their career opportunities. The ten newsletter issues published for volume 3 are appended to the report. Among the articles are the following: "Making Your Job More Secure"; "Understanding How Employers Use Resumes"; "The 'Mock' Interview"; "What Are Personality Tests"; "Why Not Form a Job Club?"; "GED (General Educational Development) Students' Skills above Other Graduates"; "Getting the Potential Employer's Attention"; "Preparing for Content-Skill Tests"; "The Job-Search Diary"; "Writing Tips for Today's Versatile Employee"; "Workplace-Literacy Programs: Key Components";"Social Work--The Caring and Helping Profession"; "Meeting Deadline Pressures"; "Occupational Outlook Handbook"; "Putting the Pieces Together"; "'Where Are the Jobs?'"; "Networking for Your Job Search"; "Management by Objective"; "The Path to Success Begins with Education"; "Interested in Entering the Medical Field?"; "Employment Agencies: What to Look for and What to Look Out for?"; "Preparing a Reference List"; "The Cover Letter: Customized for Success"; "Greeters vs. Graters"; "Making Your Hobby Pay"; "Preparing for the Interview"; "Functional Skills: Words Interviewers Like to Hear"; "A Self-Discovery Checklist"; "Is There Job Security in Any Career?"; "What You Don't Know about the Unemployed Can Hurt Them"; "Making Decisions: Involving Family and Friends"; "Interviewing the Interviewer"; "Reaching Your Goal by Taking One Step at a Time"; "Schuylkill Training and Technology Center"; "Researching Potential Employers"; "Quality: Whose Job Is It Anyway?"; "Closeness and Conflict: Inseparable Outcomes of Teamwork"; "How Can You Recruit Others to Help You?"; "Does Your Writing Impress or Distress You?"; "Do Your Clients Have Solutions?"; and "Establishing Work-Force Education Goals." (CML)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Information Systems, Career Planning, Education Work Relationship, Employment Interviews, Employment Potential, Employment Problems, Employment Qualifications, Employment Services, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Labor Force Nonparticipants, Labor Market, Labor Utilization, Newsletters, Outcomes of Education, Resumes (Personal), Underemployment, Unemployment
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Div. of Adult Basic and Literacy Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: Midland Center, Inc., PA.