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Marketable Skills Conference Meeting Materials

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Registration Roster 
Meeting Room Locations
Presenter Biographies  
Marketable Skills Goal Implementation Guidelines
Career Readiness Handbook


An Overview of the Marketable Skills Goal and  Implementation
- PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Ginger Gossman, Senior Director for Innovation and Policy Development; and Dr. Rex Peebles, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Quality and Workforce

Keynote Address - PowerPoint presentation by Eluned Jones, Director of Student Employability, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

Keynote Address - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Peter Stokes, Managing Director, Huron Consulting 

An Overview of the Student Handbook on Career Readiness - PowerPoint presentation by Andres Alcantar, Chairman and Commissioner Representing the Public, Texas Workforce Commission; and Dr. David Gardner, Deputy Commissioner for Academic Planning and Policy/Chief Academic Officer 

Materials for Training Sessions

Learning Objectives for Training Sessions 

Turning Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs) into Marketable Skills 

Identifying Marketable Skills in Program Outcomes using LEAP Essential Learning Outcomes - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Jonathon Lee, Professor of History, San Antonio College

LEAP ELO Definitions
LEAP ELOs and Rubrics
Sample Program Outcomes

Pulling Career Services into Your Process

Powerhouse of Talent: Supporting Students’ Demonstration of Marketable Skills - PowerPoint presentation by Monica Thompson, Executive Director, University Career Services, University of Houston

Scarlet Seals of Excellence Flowchart
Scarlet Seals of Excellence Guide for Excellence  

How to Mobilize Educators to Identify Marketable Skills by Meta-Major

How to Mobilize Educators to Identify Marketable Skills by Meta-Major - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Derina Holtzhausen, Dean, College of Fine Arts and Communication, Lamar University

Group Activity Instructions 
Case Study 
Marketable Skills Communication Majors 
Taxonomy Figure

Using Job Postings Data to Identify Marketable Skills 

Calibrate - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Fred Oswald, Professor and Chairman of the Graduate Committee, Department of Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Rice University 

Handout Packet 
Calibrate - Teach What Matters

Career Insight Flyer 
EMSI - Associates in Computer and Information Sciences
GOVLAB - Verhulst and Young 2017
LMI Inst - Defining Labor Market Information
NEBE - Learning for Life and Work Report

Developing a Biodata Measure and Situational Judgment Inventory as
Predictors of College Student Performance




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