St. Louis, MO and Metro East, IL April 2019 – The Chamber of Commerce of Southwestern Madison County has partnered with Madison County Employment & Training / Illinois Local Innovation Workforce Board #22, a local chapter of the National Association of Workplace Boards, to put together an informative video pertaining to “soft skills.” These skills are essential in interviewing, for new hires, and for maintaining long-term employment success. Entitled Building Blocks for Success: Your Choices, Your Career, Your Future, area leaders have united to present this comprehensive tool to assist future workers.
Contributors and topics include:
Also contributing is President and CEO of Cope Plastics, Jane Saale, who encourages honesty and personal integrity. “I was honored to be a part of this influential group and the Building Blocks for Success video. The National Association for Workplace Boards will be disseminating the video across the nation to local workforce development agencies in the hopes of reaching young adults entering the workforce. It’s important for these young adults to understand what companies are looking for in a candidate to join their team.”
This 20-minute training promotes stretching abilities, continuing to learn, and being open to new opportunities. The video can be found at https://youtu.be/661eRJb41XE or by searching “Building Blocks Soft Skills” at youtube.com.
Cope Plastics, Inc. is a leader in plastics fabrication and distribution, serving a wide range of customers. Since its inception in 1946, Cope Plastics has grown to be the supplier of choice to over 8,000 companies involved in heavy equipment, agriculture, food service, oil & gas, aerospace, medical, transportation, and retail industries, among others. Cope Plastics prides itself on its award-winning recycling program and is one of the largest women-owned businesses in the St. Louis area. Visit us at www.copeplastics.com.