Workplace Essential Skills

Workplace Essential Skills

Helps adults develop skills that allow them to find and keep a good job.

Series Website

www.ket.org/workplace

Recent Episodes

Interviewing | Wednesday, March 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, March 22 at 7:30 AM CT

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data | Thursday, March 23 at 12:01 AM ET / Wednesday, March 22 at 11:01 PM CT

Ready for Work | Thursday, March 23 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, March 23 at 8:30 AM CT

Workplace Safety | Friday, March 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, March 24 at 7:30 AM CT

Show all past Workplace Essential Skills episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Learning at Work

26:46 | #108 | TV-G | First Aired: October 15, 1999

  • KET2: Monday, March 27 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, March 27 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, April 25 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, April 24 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, May 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 1 at 7:30 AM CT

Orientation

26:46 | #125 | TV-G | First Aired: September 17, 1999

  • KET: Tuesday, March 28 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, March 27 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, April 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, April 19 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 22 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, June 21 at 11:00 PM CT

The Language of Work

26:46 | #109 | TV-G | First Aired: October 15, 1999

  • KET2: Tuesday, March 28 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, March 28 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, April 27 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 2 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 2 at 8:30 AM CT

Communicating with Co-Workers and Supervisors

26:46 | #110 | TV-G | First Aired: October 22, 1999

  • KET2: Wednesday, March 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, March 29 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, May 2 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, May 1 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 3 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 3 at 7:30 AM CT

Planning To Work

26:46 | #101 | TV-G | First Aired: September 17, 1999

  • KET: Thursday, March 30 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, March 29 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 20 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, May 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 8:30 AM CT

Working Together

26:46 | #111 | TV-G | First Aired: October 22, 1999

  • KET2: Thursday, March 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, March 30 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, May 4 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, May 3 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, May 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 4 at 8:30 AM CT

Communicating with Customers

26:46 | #112 | TV-G | First Aired: October 29, 1999

  • KET2: Friday, March 31 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, March 31 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, May 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, May 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, May 9 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, May 8 at 11:00 PM CT

A Process for Writing

26:46 | #113 | TV-G | First Aired: October 29, 1999

  • KET2: Monday, April 3 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, April 3 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, May 8 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 8 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, May 11 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, May 10 at 11:00 PM CT

Matching Skills and Jobs

26:45 | #102 | TV-G | First Aired: September 24, 1999

  • KET: Tuesday, April 4 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, April 3 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 21 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, April 21 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, May 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, May 26 at 7:30 AM CT

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

26:46 | #114 | TV-G | First Aired: November 5, 1999

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, April 4 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 9 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 9 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, May 16 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, May 15 at 11:00 PM CT

Writing Memos and Letters

26:46 | #115 | TV-G | First Aired: November 5, 1999

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, April 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 10 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 10 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, May 18 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, May 17 at 11:00 PM CT

Applying for Jobs

26:46 | #103 | TV-G | First Aired: September 24, 1999

  • KET: Thursday, April 6 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, April 5 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, April 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, April 24 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, May 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 29 at 7:30 AM CT

Reading for a Purpose

26:46 | #116 | TV-G | First Aired: November 12, 1999

  • KET2: Thursday, April 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 6 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, May 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, May 23 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, May 22 at 11:00 PM CT

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

26:46 | #117 | TV-G | First Aired: November 12, 1999

  • KET2: Friday, April 7 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, April 7 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, May 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, May 12 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, May 25 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, May 24 at 11:00 PM CT

Following Directions

26:46 | #118 | TV-G | First Aired: November 19, 1999

  • KET2: Monday, April 10 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, April 10 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, May 15 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 15 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, May 30 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, May 29 at 11:00 PM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

26:46 | #104 | TV-G | First Aired: October 1, 1999

  • KET: Tuesday, April 11 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, April 10 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, April 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, April 25 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 30 at 8:30 AM CT

Reading Reports and Manuals

26:46 | #119 | TV-G | First Aired: November 19, 1999

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, April 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 16 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 16 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 1 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, May 31 at 11:00 PM CT

Number Sense

26:46 | #120 | TV-G | First Aired: December 2, 1999

  • KET2: Wednesday, April 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, April 12 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 17 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, June 6 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, June 5 at 11:00 PM CT

Interviewing

26:46 | #105 | TV-G | First Aired: October 1, 1999

  • KET: Thursday, April 13 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, April 12 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, April 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, May 31 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 31 at 7:30 AM CT

Solving Problems

26:46 | #121 | TV-G | First Aired: December 3, 1999

  • KET2: Thursday, April 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 13 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, May 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 8 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, June 7 at 11:00 PM CT

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

26:46 | #122 | TV-G | First Aired: December 9, 1999

  • KET2: Friday, April 14 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, April 14 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, May 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, May 19 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, June 13 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, June 12 at 11:00 PM CT

Measurements and Formulas

26:46 | #123 | TV-G | First Aired: December 10, 1999

  • KET2: Monday, April 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, April 17 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, May 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 22 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 15 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, June 14 at 11:00 PM CT

Ready for Work

26:46 | #106 | TV-G | First Aired: October 8, 1999

  • KET: Tuesday, April 18 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, April 17 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 27 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 27 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, June 1 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 1 at 8:30 AM CT

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

26:46 | #124 | TV-G | First Aired: December 16, 1999

  • KET2: Tuesday, April 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, April 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 23 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 23 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, June 20 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, June 19 at 11:00 PM CT

Workplace Safety

26:46 | #107 | TV-G | First Aired: October 8, 1999

  • KET: Thursday, April 20 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, April 19 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 28 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, April 28 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, June 2 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, June 2 at 7:30 AM CT