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Related NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development

NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development

NBEA (National Business Education Association) standards have been correlated to ensure that students and adults are afforded equal access to fundamental business knowledge and skills and, therefore, an equal opportunity for success in life" (National Standards for Business Education, NBEA, 2007).

Assemble examples of school work that demonstrate useful skills.


Demonstrate appropriate employer and employee interactions in workplace situations.


Demonstrate appropriate interpersonal skills for working with and for others.


Demonstrate appropriate social skills for the workplace.


Demonstrate appropriate techniques for resigning from a position.


Demonstrate personal qualities related to employability (e.g., promptness, ability to get along with others, dependability, willingness to ask questions, respect for diversity, and communication skills).


Demonstrate punctuality, dependability, and ability to work with others.


Demonstrate responsible behavior related to employability (e.g., respect for personal property, completion of homework assignments, and communication skills).


Demonstrate techniques for developing and maintaining positive and flexible behaviors and attitudes.


Demonstrate the ability to complete an online job application accurately.


Demonstrate the ability to prepare and transmit electronic resumes and cover letters that meet business standards.


Describe the impact of the global economy on jobs and careers.


Develop a career portfolio of items including resumes, sample cover letters, letters of recommendation, examples of work and technical skills, awards, and documentation of extracurricular activities and community service activities.


Evaluate international employment opportunities.


Explain the importance of confidentiality, tolerance, and flexibility in interpersonal and group situations.


Identify employment opportunities in international trade.


Identify entrepreneurship opportunities in the international marketplace.


Identify steps to prepare for an interview.


List tasks to be completed following the interview.


Model behavior that contributes to a successful interview.


Prepare paper and electronic resumes and cover letters.


Relate career interests to opportunities in the global economy.