ERIC Number: EJ363221
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Employers' Opinions on the Attitudes and Skills of High School Graduates.
Hazler, Richard J.; Latto, Lowell D.
Journal of Employment Counseling, v24 n3 p130-36 Sep 1987
Conducted a survey to identify skills and characteristics of high school graduates perceived most valuable by employers. The general skills of reading, listening, and speaking received the highest ratings, whereas specific job-related skills were rated lowest. Attitudes perceived as highly important included being dependable, staying with a task, getting along with people, and valuing health. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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