Workplace Skills

Any job in America that can be turned into a routine is going to be either off-shored or automated...
- Tony Wagner, Harvard Technology and Entrepreneurship Center

While many good jobs in the past depended on one's ability to work with his/her hands and follow directions, today's jobs require employees to think, to reason, to analyze, to problem solve, to collaborate and to communicate. Because today's workplace is changing rapidly and profoundly, our students need new skill sets to meet the new workplace demands.

The continued success of our economy relies on an innovative and well-prepared workforce. Students must be equipped with 21st Century skills. Students need strong technical skills and superior interpersonal skills to participate and advance in the global workplace. To help students focus, evaluate and develop these skills employers seek, this set of workplace QTs provides you with easy and targeted activities to integrate into nearly any course curriculum.

Library of Workplace Skills QT Lessons...