Upgrade, Performance Strategies’ non-profit subsidiary, provides services to support organizations that target underserved populations and individuals who are actively preparing or searching for jobs.  Our Upgrade curriculum is designed to educate and empower the job seeker.


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Veteran’s Assistance
Unemployment Agencies
Junior Achievement
Trade Schools


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Transition Homes
Women’s Shelters
Mentoring Programs
Vocational and High Schools


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Job Seekers will learn:


  • Career Planning:  How to create a strategic plan to accomplish your professional objectives.
  • Education & Training:  Which programs, certificates and degrees lead to tangible jobs.
  • Labor Principles:  How to identify patterns to predict what industries and jobs are primed for growth.
  • Job Search Strategies:  Where to look for jobs, how to outsmart applicant software.
  • Resume Writing:  How to present your unique talents to ensure your resume makes the cut.
  • Interview Preparation:  What research needs to happen before you show up.
  • Interviewing Skills:  How to close the deal the day of your interview


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Step Up Through Upgrade


High School and college age graduates of the Upgrade curriculum are eligible to participate in our mentor and internship program.

Step-up is supported by various clients of Performance Strategies.



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