Transform Learning
Into Opportunity.

Help students link coursework and co-curricular experiences with in-demand skills to move ahead.

Produce Demand-Driven
Talent.

Help students learn to navigate the jobs marketplace by focusing on the skills they need for the jobs they want.

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Scale High-Quality Career Coaching.

Collaborate with staff and partners to advance students through a stepwise, evidence-based career coaching process.

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More Students

More Career Coaches

Evidence-Based Career Coaching process developed by Metrics Reporting, Inc.

Help Students Showcase Skills.

Give students access to a complete set of career tools for a 360-degree demonstration of their skills.

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Increase Career
Support for Students.

Empower students with a diverse career support network to improve engagement and retention.

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Facilitate Skills-Based Hiring.

Give employer partners access to organization galleries to source students with needed skills.

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Measure and Improve Career Readiness.

Score students and evidence with customized rubrics aligned to institutional learning outcomes.

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Participate in
Regional Sector
Initiatives.

Join regional talent partners to connect students with local opportunities.

Regional Industry Sector Network

Employers

Small, Medium, and Large Employers

Providers

Education, Workforce Agencies, Others

Individuals

Youth, Adults, Employees

Publics

State/Local Government, Policy and Advocacy, NGOs

A New Kind of Career Learning Network.

Join leading education institutions who use SkillsFirst to help students master their story.

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Full-Stack Career Tools

Create career advice, cover letters, interviews, interview questions, pitches, portfolios, resumes, rubrics, testimonials and more.

Career Mentoring

Members and partners can connect, share content, and provide/receive career guidance.

Galleries

Manage access to organization galleries that drive engagement and facilitate skills-based sourcing.

Occupations

Get full access to version 22.3 of the O*NET occupation database.

Competencies

Get access to O*NET-based competencies frameworks including JOFI® Foundational Competencies, O*NET Generalized Work Activities, and O*NET Hot Technologies.

Partnerships

Forge organization partnerships to increase networking and employment opportunities for students.

Access Management

Invite members and guests, assign granular role permissions, and create custom access terms.

API Sandbox

Pull content from SkillsFirst with API sandbox access and complete documentation.

Integrations

Connect to other platforms via Single Sign-On (SSO) integration including Shibboleth, LTI, or LDAP.

7-Step Career Pathway Model®

Work with regional talent partners to establish demand-driven, competency-based career pathways.

Evidence-Based Career Coaching

Collaborate with staff and partners to advance students through a stepwise, evidence-based career coaching process.

JOFI® Job Families

Get access to proprietary job families created by Metrics Reporting, Inc. that include O*NET-validated foundational and occupational competencies.

Let’s Prepare
Students Together.

Reach out to discuss how SkillsFirst can equip your students for the 21st century jobs marketplace.