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

Matching Skills and Jobs | Tuesday, November 21 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, November 21 at 8:30 AM CT

Applying for Jobs | Wednesday, November 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, November 22 at 7:30 AM CT

Reading Reports and Manuals | Thursday, November 23 at 12:01 AM ET / Wednesday, November 22 at 11:01 PM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices | Thursday, November 23 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, November 23 at 8:30 AM CT

Show all past Workplace Essential Skills episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Interviewing

26:46 | #105 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, November 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, November 24 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 2 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, January 1 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, January 2 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 2 at 8:30 AM CT

Ready for Work

26:46 | #106 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, November 27 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, November 27 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, January 3 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 3 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 4 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 3 at 11:00 PM CT

The Language of Work

26:46 | #109 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, November 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, November 30 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, January 8 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, January 8 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 16 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, January 15 at 11:00 PM CT

Communicating with Co-workers and Supervisors

26:46 | #110 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, December 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, December 1 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, January 9 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 9 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 18 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 17 at 11:00 PM CT

Working Together

26:46 | #111 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, December 4 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, December 4 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, January 10 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 10 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 23 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, January 22 at 11:00 PM CT

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

26:46 | #122 | TV-G

  • KET: Tuesday, December 5 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, December 4 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, December 20 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 20 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, January 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, January 26 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, March 1 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, February 28 at 11:00 PM CT

Communicating with Customers

26:46 | #112 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, December 5 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 5 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, January 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, January 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, January 12 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 25 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 24 at 11:00 PM CT

A Process for Writing

26:46 | #113 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, December 6 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 6 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, January 15 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, January 15 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 30 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, January 29 at 11:00 PM CT

Measurements and Formulas

26:46 | #123 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, December 7 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 6 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, December 21 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 21 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, January 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, January 29 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, March 6 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, March 5 at 11:00 PM CT

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

26:46 | #114 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, December 7 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 7 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, January 16 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 16 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, February 1 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 31 at 11:00 PM CT

Writing Memos and Letters

26:46 | #115 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, December 8 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, December 8 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, December 11 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, December 11 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, January 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 17 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, February 6 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, February 5 at 11:00 PM CT

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

26:46 | #124 | TV-G

  • KET: Tuesday, December 12 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, December 11 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, December 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, December 22 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, January 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 30 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, March 8 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, March 7 at 11:00 PM CT

Reading for a Purpose

26:46 | #116 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, December 12 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 12 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, January 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, February 8 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, February 7 at 11:00 PM CT

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

26:46 | #117 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, December 13 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 13 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, January 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, January 19 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, February 13 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, February 12 at 11:00 PM CT

Orientation

26:46 | #125 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, December 14 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 13 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, December 26 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 26 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, January 31 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 31 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, March 13 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, March 12 at 11:00 PM CT

Following Directions

26:46 | #118 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, December 14 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 14 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, January 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, January 22 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, February 15 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, February 14 at 11:00 PM CT

Reading Reports and Manuals

26:46 | #119 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, December 15 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, December 15 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, January 23 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 23 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, February 20 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, February 19 at 11:00 PM CT

Number Sense

26:46 | #120 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, December 18 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, December 18 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, January 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 24 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, February 22 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, February 21 at 11:00 PM CT

Planning To Work

26:46 | #101 | TV-G

  • KET: Tuesday, December 19 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, December 18 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, December 27 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 27 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, February 1 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, February 1 at 8:30 AM CT

Solving Problems

26:46 | #121 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, December 19 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 19 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, January 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 25 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, February 27 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, February 26 at 11:00 PM CT

Matching Skills and Jobs

26:45 | #102 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, December 21 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 20 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, December 28 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 28 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, February 2 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, February 2 at 7:30 AM CT

Applying for Jobs

26:46 | #103 | TV-G

  • KET: Tuesday, December 26 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, December 25 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, December 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, December 29 at 7:30 AM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

26:46 | #104 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, December 28 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 27 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, January 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, January 1 at 7:30 AM CT

Workplace Safety

26:46 | #107 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, January 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 4 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 9 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, January 8 at 11:00 PM CT

Learning at Work

26:46 | #108 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, January 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, January 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 11 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 10 at 11:00 PM CT