ERIC Number: ED437564
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Business Management Occupations: Skill Standards.
Vocational Technical Education Consortium of States, Decatur, GA.
This report organizes the information provided by 77 individuals in business management occupations in 12 states into skills inventories for persons in these jobs. The skills inventories contain the following sections: (1) occupation-specific knowledge (communication, mathematics, science); (2) workplace behaviors (work ethics, interpersonal relationships, teamwork, solving problems and critical thinking); and (3) technical skills--core skills (planning for the business; managing personnel; maintaining facilities, equipment, and supplies; managing operations and production; performing marketing functions; performing financial functions; communicating in management occupations; performing administrative functions; using professional services). The guide also contains a technical skill standards matrix and appendixes that provide survey results, an equipment and software list, and a management occupations matrix. (KC)
Descriptors: Adults, Business Administration Education, Business Skills, Employment Potential, Job Skills, Management Development, Occupational Information, Office Occupations Education, Standards
Vocational Technical Education Consortium of States, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097. Tel: 800-248-7701 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Vocational Technical Education Consortium of States, Decatur, GA.
Note: For related skill standards documents, see CE 079 651, ED 406 518, and ED 411 465.