WORKFORCE COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS FOR EMPLOYERS

Moving Workforce Forward - One Digital Credential at a Time

Merit’s platform for verified identity ensures job seekers can get to work more effectively through dynamic licensing and job trainings linked to relevant career opportunities alongside actionable pathways.

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Benefits

Workforce Development of the Future

Tying earned digital credentials to a person’s identity connects workforce systems, creating opportunities for advancement - in education, career pathways, and in life.

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Easier connection to relevant supportive services available for job-seekers

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Connect jobs seekers to available career opportunities

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Visible career pathways to help close employment and skills gaps

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Enable data-driven evaluation of program effectiveness

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Auditable records showing program(s) effectiveness and job seeker success

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Provides a holistic view of people and employer needs

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Enable workforce agencies to help people more efficiently

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Support workforce agencies’ reporting on key measurements

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Empower individuals through verified credentials for quickly finding employment & upskilling/reskilling opportunities

HOW IT WORKS

What Organizations Can Do With Merit

Here’s how verified identity creates a centralized platform for people-driven data to support a 21st century-ready workforce.

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Merit works with states to connect constituents with supportive services and put them on the pathway to in-demand careers.

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Individual completes training, and certifying organization sends merit to the individual

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Recipient holds merits – digital certifications, licenses, memberships – securely in one place

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Merit reports are sent to workforce agencies, giving them clear visibility into training/reskilling programs’ effectiveness

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Recipients share merits with potential employers for fast, contactless verification

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Recipient gets matched with supportive services and in-demand jobs they qualify for via Merit opportunities

Benefits for EdUCATORS, EMPLOYERS & STUDENTS

Program Benefits

Merit has a dedicated team that takes everything from marketing outreach and IT support to customer reporting and fraud detection off your plate, ensuring a successful program from start to finish!

BENEFITS FOR EDUCATORS

Create, Educate, & Upskill Talent

What if there was a central place that connected the key players involved in creating educational pathways for upskilling students and workers so they could obtain worthwhile employment opportunities? That’s where Merit comes in.

Give individuals oversight and insight in their career pathway and credential attainment journey

Allows educators to work with employers to map skills, credentials and competencies of an ideal employee

Create advancement opportunities for students and employees for relevant coursework and employment

Visible career pathways to help close employment and skills gaps

BENEFITS FOR Employers

Connect with and Hire Qualified Talent

Employers who partner with Merit become a part of an ecosystem that is connected to educational and workforce agencies and are able to connect and communicate with one another to identify skilled talent, extend opportunities, and fill open roles efficiently, leading to lower unemployment, and economic growth.

Create a common standard for candidate verification and qualification evaluation

Gain access to a pipeline of qualified, skilled workers

Easily identify those who have the potential to upskill and reskill

Collaborate with education and training providers to communicate education and pathway opportunities in real-time

BENEFITS Students & Employees

Track Progress Along Career Pathways to Visualize & Prepare for the Future

Merit users can track continuing education credentials in their Merit app and use that achievement data to get more streamlined career and upskilling opportunities.

Access all your life’s achievements in one secure, learning and employment record/wallet

Engage with targeted learning and employment opportunities at any time

Expanded opportunities as you move along your career pathway

View an interactive roadmap of credentials/skills needed for jobs along particular career pathways