Government of Manitoba - Career Development

Career Development: Older Worker

Updating My Skills to Stay Current in Today’s Market

The first step towards staying current in today’s market is to determine what areas in your work/life require more attention. Are there skills that need improving to help you in your current occupation? Are there new skills you would like to acquire?

Once you have a clear understanding of your career path consider building on your work assets to improve your skills and talents. There are many training option you can consider from training on the job to continuing education and distance education options. Part-time, evening or short-term programs may be right for you.

Here are some links to continuing education and distance learning options that may help you develop the skills you need to stay current in today’s market;

Once you have completed the self-assessments and determined what training and education you require develop an action plan that will help you chart your course.