The WorkFORCE® Program for Career Development begins with a computer-based assessment that will provide a detailed report on your strengths and areas for improvement six areas related to workforce success: Initiative and Perseverance, Responsibility, Flexibility and Resilience, Teamwork and Citizenship, Customer Service Orientation, and Problem Solving and Ingenuity. After you complete the assessment you will have access to an interactive online Training Program, which uses videos, scenarios, and mock job interviews to help you practice these skills. You can work through the Training Program at your own pace, and will receive a Certificate of Achievement when you complete the Training Program. Developing these skills and behaviors can give you the edge you need in today’s competitive workforce!
ETS is a global leader who develops, administers and scores more than 50 million assessment tests annually in more than 180 countries, at more than 9,000 locations worldwide. In addition to assessments, they conduct educational research, analysis and policy studies and develop a variety of customized services and products for teacher certification, English language learning and elementary, secondary and post-secondary education. Click here to request access to the program. Once verified you will receive a link with log-in information directly from ETS.
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A study by Michelle Marks of George Mason University and Crystal Harold of Temple University (this INC magazine article shares more), surveyed employees in a number of jobs/industries, and found that… Read More.
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Whatever you focus on, grows. I personally have experienced this in my life. At age 30, I was so focused on what wasn’t working in my life, that it kept me stuck, angry and depressed. Lucky for me, our pediatrician recommended the book, You Can Heal Your Life, by Louise Hay. From this book, I learned the importance of managing my thoughts and – – as I shifted my thoughts from resentment, anger, and blame to gratitude… Read More.
2 Day Job Readiness Workshops Filling Up FAST -Limited to the first 25 participants!!!
Improve your chances of getting a new job by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:
- Ocean CC – Oct. 8 & 15 – Contact John Radvany
- Brookdale CC – Oct. 13 & 14 – Contact John Radvany
- County College of Morris – Oct. 14 & 21 – Contact Jaci Teune
- Middlesex CC – Oct. 18 & 19 – Contact John Radvany
- Camden CC – Oct. 24 & 25 – Contact Dan Lim
Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.