Published on March 6, 2014
Take Charge of Your Learning!
4.0 Million Job Openings in December, but… 10.4 Million Unemployed Americans. Why?? Old Employment Contract New Employment Contract • One career with one company for life • Employers hire on potential and expect to train you to do the job • Your employer manages your professional development • Many careers with multiple companies • Employers expect you to start with the skills needed to do the job • You have to figure out how to manage your own professional development
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Use the “Take Charge of Your Learning” Plan 1.Prioritize what you need to learn 2.Figure out how you will learn it 3.Hold yourself accountable
Let’s Start With Labor Market Information Occupation… • www.onetcodeconnector.org • Long-Term Occupational Employment Projections at http://labor.ny.gov/stats/lsproj.shtm …and Industry • http://www.census.gov/cgibin/sssd/naics/naicsrch?chart=2012 • Short-Term Industry Projections • Staffing Patterns at http://labor.ny.gov/stats/staffingpatternshome.asp
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Please help me help you take charge of your learning! • Connect with me on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/leekoslow/ • Let me know if you need help completing your Learning Plan • Contact me to share how you have benefited from taking charge of your learning • Feel free to share this plan with others. All I ask is that you let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org so that I may track its use.
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