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ďThe better jobs of today and tomorrow require a habit of continuous learning." -- Peter Drucker

As parents (and employees ourselves), we know what skills are needed to be successful in careers. We wonít dwell on the basics here, but please understand that unless your child has strong reading, writing, and math skills, she canít possibly build a foundation for success. Strong communication skills, listening and speaking skills are also essential. Sounds pretty basic doesnít it? Sure, but we bet you know more people who lack these skills than those who have them. So, donít take anything for granted!

Click on a category below to read more about the skills required in the workplace:


21st century employment

Hallmarks of Success
The SCANS Skills
Skills That Work
Parent action plan

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