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

Applying for Jobs | Monday, April 24 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, April 24 at 7:30 AM CT

Learning at Work | Tuesday, April 25 at 12:01 AM ET / Monday, April 24 at 11:01 PM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices | Tuesday, April 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, April 25 at 8:30 AM CT

Interviewing | Wednesday, April 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 7:30 AM CT

Show all past Workplace Essential Skills episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

The Language of Work

26:46 | #109 | TV-G

  • KET: Thursday, April 27 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, April 27 at 12:01 AM ET / Wednesday, April 26 at 11:01 PM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, May 2 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 2 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Tuesday, June 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, June 6 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, July 25 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, July 24 at 11:00 PM CT

Ready for Work

26:46 | #106 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET: Thursday, July 13 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 12 at 11:00 PM CT

Workplace Safety

26:46 | #107 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET: Tuesday, July 18 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, July 17 at 11:00 PM CT

Learning at Work

26:46 | #108 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, May 1 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 1 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET2: Monday, June 5 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, June 5 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 20 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 19 at 11:00 PM CT

Communicating with Co-Workers and Supervisors

26:46 | #110 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 7 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 7 at 7:30 AM CT

Working Together

26:46 | #111 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Thursday, June 8 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 8 at 8:30 AM CT

Communicating with Customers

26:46 | #112 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Friday, June 9 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, June 9 at 7:30 AM CT

A Process for Writing

26:46 | #113 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Monday, June 12 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, June 12 at 7:30 AM CT

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

26:46 | #114 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Tuesday, June 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, June 13 at 8:30 AM CT

Writing Memos and Letters

26:46 | #115 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 14 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30 AM CT

Reading for a Purpose

26:46 | #116 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Thursday, June 15 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 15 at 8:30 AM CT

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

26:46 | #117 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Friday, June 16 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, June 16 at 7:30 AM CT

Following Directions

26:46 | #118 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Monday, June 19 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, June 19 at 7:30 AM CT

Reading Reports and Manuals

26:46 | #119 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Tuesday, June 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, June 20 at 8:30 AM CT

Number Sense

26:46 | #120 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 21 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 21 at 7:30 AM CT

Solving Problems

26:46 | #121 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Thursday, June 22 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 22 at 8:30 AM CT

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

26:46 | #122 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Friday, June 23 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, June 23 at 7:30 AM CT

Measurements and Formulas

26:46 | #123 | TV-G

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

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

26:46 | #124 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Tuesday, June 27 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, June 27 at 8:30 AM CT

Orientation

26:46 | #125 | TV-G

  • 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
  • KET2: Wednesday, June 28 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 7:30 AM CT

Planning To Work

26:46 | #101 | TV-G

  • KET2: Thursday, May 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, June 27 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, June 26 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, June 29 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 29 at 8:30 AM CT

Matching Skills and Jobs

26:45 | #102 | TV-G

  • KET2: Friday, May 26 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, May 26 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, June 29 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, June 30 at 8:30 AM ET / Friday, June 30 at 7:30 AM CT

Applying for Jobs

26:46 | #103 | TV-G

  • KET2: Monday, May 29 at 8:30 AM ET / Monday, May 29 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, July 4 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, July 3 at 11:00 PM CT

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

26:46 | #104 | TV-G

  • KET2: Tuesday, May 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Tuesday, May 30 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, July 6 at 12:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 5 at 11:00 PM CT

Interviewing

26:46 | #105 | TV-G

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 31 at 8:30 AM ET / Wednesday, May 31 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, July 11 at 12:00 AM ET / Monday, July 10 at 11:00 PM CT