Kirk Lawson is Executive Director of Business Professionals of America and leads the organization’s strategic growth. It is the top career and technical student organization aimed at preparing students for successful careers and providing employers with competent and skilled professionals. In spite of the recent emphasis on a lack of jobs, many decry a lack of skilled workers. Kirk shares how the organization facilitates career exploration, skills and leadership development, assessment of skills, and motivation for middle, secondary and post-secondary students. Learn how this educational organization can impact students and future workers in your local area. The show informs and encourages listeners to achieve their career goals by featuring experts and business leaders on job search and career advancement. Show hosts Ken and Sheryl Dawson are principals of Total Career Success, Inc. and authors of Job Search: The Total System. For 7 free videos visit www.betterjobbetterlife.com.