SRI researchers identified needs for early-career employees entering technical fields, focusing on the high-priority employability skills most in demand in technical fields, what makes employability skills so important in today’s employment marketplace, how employability skills develop, and what strategies are used by community college educators and employers of early-career technicians to support employability skills growth. Learn more at the Promoting Employability Skills website.
Website: Promoting Employability Skills
Principal Investigator: Louise Yarnall
Co-Principal Investigator: Julie Remold
This work was funded by NSF grant number 1700703.
Empowering Adults to Thrive at Work: Personal Success Skills for 21st Century Jobs. A Report on Promising Research and Practice
Populations: Adult learners
Services: Research and evaluation