APSCU 2012: Turning up the Heat!

by Education Solutions on June 27, 2012
The heat at this year’s APSCU Conference had little to do with Las Vegas, although temperatures in the 100’s certainly had Wednesday’s golfers sweating! Sessions were well-attended, the exhibit floor was busy throughout the conference, and Thursday evening’s reception and concert were met with enthusiasm. The buzz throughout th... Read more >

Top 5 Ways to Improve Student Completion

by Education Solutions on June 27, 2012
Many of your students might be facing external challenges that make it more difficult for them to complete their schooling. Learn how you can help them face those issues and finish school. Today I am going talk to you about five techniques that can help you improve your completion rates. Now, before you can begin to improve your comple... Read more >

Reasonable Employment Testing Accommodations

by David Arnold on June 25, 2012
Reasonable accommodation has long been recognized as an essential component of the hiring process, including the administration of assessments. Additionally, it is legally mandated under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). While the ADA does not define reasonable accommodation, it provides... Read more >

Aligning Skills with Career Pathways

by Education Solutions on June 20, 2012
In order to ensure our students go on to have long, happy and successful careers, we need to make sure we’re guiding them down the right path. This blog discusses four different techniques for helping your students succeed in their career pathway. Today we're going to be giving you four ideas on how you can align your student’s skill... Read more >

Notes from the 2012 SIOP Conference

by Wonderlic Inc. on June 18, 2012
The Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) offers a diverse exhibition of the cutting edge technologies, research findings, and real world corporate experiences that are driving advancements in the field of I/O Psychology. Each year the event draws thousands of academics, researchers and pract... Read more >

The Top 5 Ways to Improve Employee Retention

by Wonderlic Inc. on June 13, 2012
Happy, engaged and motivated employees = lower turnover. This post touches on five things you can do to promote happiness, engagement and motivation at your company. Today we're going talk to you about five techniques that can help your company increase its employee retention rate. When considering employee retention, we like to think... Read more >

Preparing for NRS Reporting Changes

by Education Solutions on June 8, 2012
It seems so long ago since state directors, adult education stakeholders, and the OVAE staff met to make changes regarding follow-up measures. But the time has come, and these changes will go into effect in just a few weeks. What's changing? While in the past, the NRS relied on student self-reported goals like “earn my GED,” effect... Read more >