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Education and Skills Products

Employability Skills 2000+

The Employability Skills 2000+ brochure outlines the skills you need to enter, stay in, and progress in the world of work—whether you work on your own or as part of a team. Three sets of skills are examined:

  1. Fundamental skills
  2. Personal management skills
  3. Teamwork skills

Innovation Skills Profile

The Innovation Skills Profile 2.0 brochure outlines the skills you need to contribute to an organization’s innovation performance—to produce new and improved strategies, capabilities, products, process, and services. Four sets of skills are examined:

  1. Creativity, problem-solving, and continuous improvement skills
  2. Risk assessment and risk-taking skills
  3. Relationship-building and Communication skills
  4. Implementation skills

General Innovation Skills Aptitude Test

The General Innovation Skills Aptitude Test 2.0 (GISAT2.0) raises awareness and understanding around the skills, attitudes, and behaviours individuals and organizations need to be innovative—as listed in The Conference Board’s Innovation Skills Profile (ISP2.0).

By identifying and then assessing the innovation skills found in individuals and required by organizations GISAT 2.0 is a powerful tool that assists workplaces and individuals to better match their innovation skills capacities with their innovation needs. In particular, the GISAT 2.0 helps individuals, teams, and workplaces identify, understand and assess three essential innovation skills measurements:

  1. The extent to which an individual demonstrates a desired innovation skill.
  2. The importance of an innovation skill to a particular job or job function (and what it means to an organization or an individual).
  3. The innovation skills gaps that exist between individuals and their job functions (what it means to an organization or an individual and what can be done to resolve these gaps).

Employability Skills Toolkit

The Employability Skills Toolkit for the Self-Managing Learner is a suite of practical tools designed to help learners use and develop the skills needed to enter, stay in, and progress in the world of work. The toolkit supports the learner-coach relationship by guiding learners and their coaches through six stages:

  1. Get to know yourself (i.e., interests, values, and skills)
  2. Give and get constructive feedback
  3. Identify and assess an individual’s employability skills
  4. Plan skills development activities
  5. Implement and practice skills development plans
  6. Document skills achievements and market individuals on the basis of their skills

Available for purchase:

  • Option 1: A binder copy $225 + HST
  • Option 2: Online PDF version $3,000 (one-time payment, multiple use)

For purchase details, email Eleni Kachulis or call her at 1-866-711-2262 ext. 315.

Skills Credentialing Tool for Individuals

The Skills Credentialing Tool for Individuals is a self-assessment and portfolio-building tool for students, employees, and job-seekers. This tool helps individuals self-assess their essential skills, in addition to employability attitudes and behaviours, to create an evidence-based portfolio that they can share with an employment counsellor, instructor, and/or workplace supervisor. The tool allows individuals to grade each skill on a rating scale and allows them to provide written examples of how they demonstrated each skill in the workplace.