NACE competency: Professionalism — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Dec 2, 2021 in Career, Resources |

Career readiness is such an important concept in the field of career development, and by applying the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) eight core competencies, you will grow as a future professional, and increase your career readiness levels. At the present time, I am going to illustrate an integral competency that engineers will want to acquire — Professionalism.

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NACE Competency: Technology — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 22, 2021 in Career, Resources |

Career readiness is such an important concept in the field of career development, and by applying the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) eight core competencies, you will grow as a future professional, and increase your career readiness levels. This week I am going to illustrate an integral competency that engineers utilize in their daily lives: Technology. 

According to NACE (2021), technology is the ability to “Understand and leverage technologies ethically to enhance efficiencies, complete tasks, and accomplish goals.”

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NACE Competency: Career and Self-Development — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 15, 2021 in Career |

Career readiness is such an important concept in the field of career development, and by applying the National Association of Colleges and Employers, or NCE, eight core competencies, you will grow as a future professional, and increase your career readiness levels. Last week, I illustrated the concept of professionalism/work ethic. This week I am going to illustrate an integral competency that will assist you with professional growth and opportunities: career and self-development.

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NACE Competency: Critical Thinking — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 4, 2021 in Career, Resources |

Career readiness is such an important concept in the field of career development, and by applying the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) eight core competencies you will grow as a future professional and also increase your career readiness levels while you are a student here at ASU. The question you should be asking yourself is, “How prepared am I for my future career?”

To assist with preparation for your future career, I will define, highlight and provide examples of the NACE competency — Critical Thinking. According to NACE (2021), Critical Thinking is the ability to “identify and respond to needs based upon an understanding of situational context and logical analysis of relevant information.” The ability to make decisions and draw conclusions from the information that is presented is what would set apart a good critical thinker.

Here are some good examples of how to apply critical thinking skills:

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NACE Competency: Equity and Inclusion — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 1, 2021 in Career |

Career readiness is such an important concept in the field of career development, and by applying the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) eight core competencies, you will grow as a future professional, and increase your career readiness levels. This week I will define, highlight and provide examples of the competency of Equity and Inclusion.

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