Keys to Job Success

An eductational game of how to succeed in a new job.


Keys to Job Success is an educational game designed to give players the knowledge and skills they need to succeed on their hard-won new jobs.

The game focuses on four main areas crucial to job success:  

  • Job Performance
  • Following the Rules
  • Showing Initiative
  • Dealing with People (Bosses, Co-workers, and Customers)
How To Play

Players learn practical skills for succeeding in all four of these vital areas. In the game, Jennifer is a new employee at Martin’s Department Store. She faces problems and opportunities typical of those faced by new employees.

Players earn play money by giving her good vice on how to handle problems and take advantages of opportunities as they arise. With good advice, Jennifer can turn an entry level job into a successful career.

Players learn that how Jennifer deals with the problems and opportunities will determine whether she will progress from a low-paying entry job to more responsible and better paying positions, or whether she will be stuck in a low paying job for the foreseeable future, or even wind up back on the unemployment line.

Learning Objectives
  • Learning guidelines and skills in the four major keys to job success.
  • Understanding that a job is a relationship, involving giving as well as taking.
  • Learning to analyze problems and make decisions about the best course of action.
  • Understanding the importance of personal qualities, such as integrity, responsibility, reliability, and the work ethic.

Grade: 6-8, 9-12

Keys to Job Success (Board Game)
2-6 Players
© 2002

Keys to Job Success (Bundle of 6) (Board Game)
2-6 Players
© 2002

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BG-KTJS Keys to Job Success $56.95
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Qty. of 2+ $47.95 ea.
BG-KTJS-BNDL Keys to Job Success (Bundle of 6) $264.00
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