This empowering series is ideal for people in programs like TANF, voc rehab, and Ticket-to-Work; for anyone having trouble keeping a job; and for adults who have never worked or been out of the workforce for a long time.
Videos within the series can be purchased individually or together as part of the entire series.
The World of Work
Viewers learn what they need from a job and what they have to offer an employer. The DVD features tips for budgeting time and money, identifying job skills, and seeing through the eyes of an employer.
The Right Job for You
Building on concepts presented in The World of Work, this program teaches viewers how to set short- and long-term goals, methods for researching job objectives that fit their skills and interests, and how to develop a career plan for achieving these goals.
Job Seeker's Toolkit
This program shows how to assemble a job seeker's toolkit, beginning with the most important tool—a resume. Viewers learn about the type of resume that suits them best, the parts of a resume, and resume do's and don'ts for their situations. Cover letters, job applications, and portfolios are also covered.
The Job Search
This program explains effective ways to find job openings, including contacting employers directly, posting resumes online, and using a network of contacts. Viewers learn which job search techniques have the best results and how to create a job search plan for their situations.
The Job Interview
This DVD explains how to dress, get prepared, make a good impression, and deal with the most common interview questions. Viewers learn how to make the most of their strengths and minimize liabilities for job interview success.
The Real Work Begins
This program teaches viewers how to keep the jobs they find and establish themselves as valuable employees in the workplace. Viewers learn do's and don'ts for their on-the-job success, as well as how to exceed their employer's expectations.