Awards & Recognition

Receiving recognition for our work reaffirms our commitment to helping people discover and achieve what they want to be.


The Des Moines Register
Top Workplaces

2018, 2017, & 2016 Honoree

Top Workplaces Award

President's "E Star" Award for Exports

2018 Recipient from the International Trade Administration U.S. Department of Commerce

E Star Award

EdTech Digest Award 

2018 Cool Tool Winner

EdTech Digest Award Winner

EdTech Digest Award

2016 Finalists: Cool Tool and Leadership Award: Founder/CEO

Cool Tool FinalistLeadership Finalist


President's "E" Award for Excellence Exports

2014 Recipient from the International Trade Administration U.S. Department of Commerce

E Award

Iowa Small Business Exporter of the Year

2014 Recipient from the U.S. Small Business Administration

SBA Award

ACTE Region 111 Award of Merit

2013 Recipient from the Iowa Association for Career and Technical Education

ACTE Award

Best Kept Secret Award

2012 Winner from the Greater Des Moines Partnership

GDMP Award


Top Solutions in the Web-Based Career Exploration Sites Category, Sixth Overall

2010 Winner U.S. Department of Labor’s Tools for America’s Job Seekers Challenge

U.S. DOL Award

Friend of Career Guidance Award

2008 from the Association for Career and Technical Education

Guidance Friend Winner

Model Program 

Selected by the National Dropout Prevention Center Network

Model Program