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"Soft Skills" And Networking

What skills are employers looking for in future employees? How do you figure out your interests, and land the job? This clip shows real employers talking about these important parts of any person's job search.

Welcome to ConnectED

In 2012 the Minnesota Chamber, in partnership with the State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU), held over 50 meetings with industries across Minnesota. We asked business leaders to tell us: What skills and experience do you need in your workforce? Where is your industry headed? Employers identified broadly relevant issues and specific concerns in the health care, manufacturing, information technology, and transportation sectors. The reports are available at:

There are many ways to engage with your future workforce, even if you have only a few hours. Take a look—there may be programs in your area already. If you have questions, please contact us at 651.292.4650.