Mentorship & Support
Providing group and individualized coaching and support is critical for helping adults determine and achieve their goals. Technology can help provide essential supports at scale and customize interventions to meet individuals’ needs and interests. Texting and messaging platforms are used to nudge certain desired behaviors, and video conferencing tools can effectively assist with instruction and coaching, mentoring, career exploration, and even preparation for job interviews.
Career Navigation & Guidance
Nepris leverages web conferencing and chat to connect teachers and students with industry experts for career exploration and guidance. MyNextMove provides extensive career exploration tools linked to the US Department of Labor occupational database (O*NET).
Interview & Resume prep
Goodwill’s online My Career Advisor offers free resume assistance, Interview skills development, digital skills trainings, and information about local hiring events and job opportunities.
Messaging & Communication
Tools such as Signal Vine, Persistence Plus, and Remind support texting or messaging to nudge desired behaviors and reach learners via communication channels that are more relevant to them.
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