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ERIC Number: ED426191
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 157
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Workplace Success Project. New Paradigm for Effective Workforce Skills. [Employee Guide and Supervisor's Guide.]
Saint Louis Community Coll., MO. Workplace Literacy Services Center.
These two documents are part of the workplace success training program provided to employees of a large metropolitan hospital. The first manual is intended for hospital employees, and the second is intended for supervisors. Included in the employee guide are an ice breaker activity, participant self-evaluation, and learning styles inventory and instructional materials and learning activities on the following topics: succeeding in the workplace (defining success, choosing to succeed, skills for success, assessing workplace skills, assessing the work environment); communicating on the job (analyzing the job, customers, three behavior choices for working with customers); communicating with your boss (verbal communication techniques, receiving criticism, questioning, nonverbal communication, listening, following directions, workplace application of skills); communicating with coworkers; understanding professionalism (making an impression, professional language, time management, staying motivated, problem solving, team building, appearance and grooming, accountability, empathy, service excellence, performance appraisal); and planning your future (resources, advancement, identifying opportunities, setting work goals, creating plans). Postassessment materials are provided. The supervisor's guide contains instructional materials and learning activities on the following topics: succeeding in the workplace (defining success, workplace success); learning styles (training for different learning styles, the learning pyramid); coaching (characteristics and benefits of coaching, coaching techniques); responding to new employees; coaching suggestions; and recognizing excellence. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Saint Louis Community Coll., MO. Workplace Literacy Services Center.