Obtaining feedback from industries is vital to reviewing curriculum content of schools preparing a competent workforce to meet industries’ needs. Florida Makes in partnership with Polk State College (PSC) and FLATE (Florida Advanced Technology Education) are requesting your extremely valuable participation. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. 

Section 1 is for Technical Skills and requests two responses: one for the importance of the item and the second for the frequency performed. Rank the importance responses using a scale from 1 to 5, with 5 being "Most Valuable" and 1 being "Least Important." Also, if appropriate, you may select "N/A" (Not Applicable) as an option. For frequency performed, select one of: "Never", "Sometimes" or "Always". If you select N/A for the importance response, please select "Never" for the frequency response.

Section 2 is for personal and teamwork skills and requests responses for only the level of importance and uses the same 1-5 scale as stated in section 1.

The survey will automatically conclude when you finish answering the questions and click on the “Done” button.

We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to provide us your valuable feedback and will share the results when all the data has been compiled.

* Personal & Team Skills - Index factors for personal skills are based on self-sufficiency, responsibility, and self-awareness, and reflectiveness. In addition, team skills are measured based on communication, involvement, work ethic, character, adaptability, problem solving, critical observation, teamwork, and leadership. Employees should be able to demonstrate the ability to:

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1. Use required learning guides and request learning guidance when needed.
2. Use initiative to set their own enhanced learning objectives related to daily tasks and performance.
3. Evaluate personal strengths and weaknesses of knowledge and performance related activities.
4. Define objectives for new simple applications and establish tasks to accomplish the objectives.
5. Share with team members alternative ideas and strategies to define the objectives of complex applications.
6. Express the mission, goals, and objectives of the workplace.
7. Take responsibility for work environment.
8. Demonstrate interpersonal communication.
9. Follow rules and regulations in the workplace.
10. Execute team assignments competently.
11. Listen effectively.
12. Effectively participate in a diverse work environment.
13. Communicate clearly, timely, and relevant information on processes and results at all levels.
14. Conduct, analyze, interpret, and present complex facts and provide solutions.
15. Take appropriate corrective actions based upon provided feedback.
16. Build consensus from group discussions.
17. Demonstrate the ability to transfer information and specialized skills to others.
18. Set short-term and long-term goals.
19. Represent the organization in a professional manner.
20. Demonstrate appropriate social skills.

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