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

A Process for Writing | Wednesday, July 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 17 at 7:30 AM CT

Ready for Work | Thursday, July 18 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 18 at 12:00 AM CT

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts | Thursday, July 18 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 18 at 7:30 AM CT

Writing Memos and Letters | Friday, July 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, July 19 at 7:30 AM CT

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Upcoming Schedule

Reading for a Purpose

26:46 | #116 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, July 22 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, July 22 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, September 2 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, September 2 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, October 7 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, October 7 at 7:30 AM CT

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

26:46 | #117 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 23 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, July 23 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 3 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, September 3 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, October 8 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, October 8 at 7:30 AM CT

Following Directions

26:46 | #118 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, July 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 24 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 4 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 4 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, October 9 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, October 9 at 7:30 AM CT

Workplace Safety

26:46 | #107 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, July 25 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, July 25 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 13 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, August 13 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, September 24 at 7:30 AM CT

Reading Reports and Manuals

26:46 | #119 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, July 25 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 25 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, September 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, October 10 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 10 at 7:30 AM CT

Number Sense

26:46 | #120 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, July 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, July 26 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, September 6 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, September 6 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, October 11 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, October 11 at 7:30 AM CT

Solving Problems

26:46 | #121 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, July 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, July 29 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, September 9 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, September 9 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, October 14 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, October 14 at 7:30 AM CT

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

26:46 | #122 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, July 30 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, July 30 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 10 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, September 10 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, October 15 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, October 15 at 7:30 AM CT

Measurements and Formulas

26:46 | #123 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, July 31 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, July 31 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 11 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 11 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, October 16 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, October 16 at 7:30 AM CT

Learning at Work

26:46 | #108 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, August 1 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 1 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 14 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 14 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 25 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 25 at 7:30 AM CT

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

26:46 | #124 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, August 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 1 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, September 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 12 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, October 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 17 at 7:30 AM CT

Orientation

26:46 | #125 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, August 2 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, August 2 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, September 13 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, September 13 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, October 18 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, October 18 at 7:30 AM CT

Planning to Work

26:46 | #101 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, August 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, August 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, September 16 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, September 16 at 7:30 AM CT

Matching Skills and Jobs

26:45 | #102 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 6 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, August 6 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, September 17 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, September 17 at 7:30 AM CT

Applying for Jobs

26:30 | #103 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 7 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 7 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, September 18 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, September 18 at 7:30 AM CT

The Language of Work

26:46 | #109 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, August 8 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 8 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, August 15 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 15 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, September 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 26 at 7:30 AM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

26:46 | #104 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, August 8 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 8 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, September 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 AM CT

Interviewing

26:46 | #105 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, August 9 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, August 9 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, September 20 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, September 20 at 7:30 AM CT

Ready for Work

26:46 | #106 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, August 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, August 12 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, September 23 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, September 23 at 7:30 AM CT

Communicating with Co-workers and Supervisors

26:46 | #110 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, August 15 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 15 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, August 16 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, August 16 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, September 27 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, September 27 at 7:30 AM CT

Communicating with Customers

26:46 | #112 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, August 20 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, August 20 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, August 27 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, August 27 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, August 29 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, August 29 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, October 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Tuesday, October 1 at 7:30 AM CT

A Process for Writing

26:46 | #113 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 21 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 21 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, August 28 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, August 28 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, October 2 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, October 2 at 7:30 AM CT

Working Together

26:46 | #111 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, August 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, August 26 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, September 30 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, September 30 at 7:30 AM CT

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

26:46 | #114 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, August 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 29 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, October 3 at 8:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 3 at 7:30 AM CT

Writing Memos and Letters

26:46 | #115 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, August 30 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, August 30 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, October 4 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, October 4 at 7:30 AM CT