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NACE Career Competency Workshops

Secure the Bag: Success Beyond the Gates

Spelman Pathways recognizes critical skills that are needed to ensure success in graduate school, industry and life. Students are encouraged to take advantage of several valuable virtual workshop offerings conducted from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. EST.

Career and Self Development

National Association of Colleges and Employers

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) is an American nonprofit professional association for college career services, recruiting practitioners, and others who wish to hire the college-educated.

NACE has identified eight requisite career competencies that broadly prepare the college-educated for success in the workplace and lifelong career management.

Eight career readiness competencies:
  • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
  • Teamwork/Collaboration (Working In Teams)
  • Professionalism/Work Ethic (Operating & Managing)
  • Oral/Written Communications (Networking & Communication)
  • Career Management
  • Global/Intercultural Fluency
  • Leadership (Self-Driven Leadership)
  • Digital Technology

Learn more about the NACE Career Readiness Competencies


SkillSurvey is a talent intelligence platform for assessing student skills (NACE Career Competencies). The platform provides students with feedback following work experiences to gain insights into how proficient they are in the skills required to succeed in today’s workplace. For more information, please contact Spelman Pathways at