Products by Conover Company, A Division of Oakwood Solutions

  • Workplace Readiness

    A good economy and a tight labor market have changed the rules for hiring and training. It is one thing to find people who have the right technical skills (hard skills) to match your company needs, but will they also understand and demonstrate critical soft skills such as a positive attitude,... Read More
  • Success Profiler - EQ Assessment & Training

    A good economy and a tight labor market have changed the rules for hiring and training. It is one thing to find people who have the right technical skills (hard skills) to match your company needs, but will they also understand and demonstrate critical emotional intelligence such as a positive... Read More
  • The MECA System®

    The MECA System is an age-appropriate transition, career exploration, career assessment and vocational assessment system related to training, education and employment. MECA is also a popular maker education system connecting hands-on projects to applied academics. The MECA System is comprised... Read More

Content by Conover Company, A Division of Oakwood Solutions

  • Benefits of Social Emotional Learning By

    We’ve all heard underdog stories about the individual who overcame seemingly insurmountable odds to achieve unpredictable success. Maybe they were born into a bad situation, had a tragic accident in their childhood, or had a physical challenge they had to overcome. Hollywood loves stories like... Read more
  • 8 Critical Soft Skills for Workplace Readiness By

    Statistics show that most employees are hired because of their technical skills; however, many of them are let go (or quit) because of their lack of soft skills. Research shows that as much as 85% of success in the workplace is dependent on soft skills and only 15% is due to technical skills.... Read more