Members of the business community can inquire with the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation about industry-recognized credentials that are approved by the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Higher Education.
Ohio businesses report a lack of professional or “soft” skills as a barrier to hiring talented workers. Ohio now has a way to recognize students who demonstrate the top 15 professional skills Ohio businesses are seeking.
Businesses are important partners who can help shape the educational experiences of Ohio students. Businesses can partner with schools to share news about job trends and opportunities, as well as economic changes that will affect jobs.