This eleven-minute video provides quick tips for career advisors working with students on career planning or job seekers in an American Job Center (AJC).

Competency models found on the Competency Model Clearinghouse can be used to assist students and job seekers identify occupational knowledge, skills, and abilities; determine individual skill gaps; pinpoint education and training needs; and connect to industry networks.

Lauren Fairley, a U.S. Department of Labor Workforce Analyst and student career counselor, walks viewers through a step-by-step process of how to navigate the competency model website, related career planning resources and tools, and highlights related to career planning sites.