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Career Development

College/Career Access

Free

with Shawn Cola

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Have you been thinking about going to college or starting a career? Wondering how to start? We can help with exploration while increasing skills to make sure you succeed in your endeavors. Classes to strengthen math, reading, and writing skills, as well as life skills including time management, netiquette, collaboration skills, communication, creativity, critical thinking, problem solving, and making healthy choices with regard to goal setting, relationships and substance use - all critical for succeeding in college or a career; Assessment and development of technological skills and competencies needed for college-level academic work or the workplace; Customized advising on all aspects of preparing for college including researching colleges and programs of study aligned with your personal and career interests and goals, financial aid, scholarships, college visits, and application process. Register to get the link for the livestream session.

Computer Skills for the Workplace
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Computer Skills for the Workplace

$115

with Ed2Go.com/yace .

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. Employers seek and reward employees who have the ability to send emails, create spreadsheets, manage databases, understand memory and network limitations, and recognize the function and features of modern computer components. Any job candidate who already possesses these skills will stand above those who do not.

This course is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. This course will focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. By the time you finish, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization.

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Creativity in Teams and Organizations
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Creativity in Teams and Organizations

Free

with MindEdge .com

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Spurring creativity in teams can be very challenging, but could also be the difference between a successful team and an unsuccessful one. This course looks at spurring creativity and innovation in teams and organizations. Drawing on the latest academic thinking, it outlines the key factors for creative teams. Further, the course focuses on tools and techniques designed to yield more productive thinking in collective settings. Participants learn about a number of targeted tools, including brainstorming, discussion 66, provocation, and others, to generate fresh thinking in smaller group settings and in their organizations.  Online class starts whenever you are ready!

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Effective Business Writing
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Effective Business Writing

$115

with Ed2Go.com/yace .

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Do you have a nagging suspicion that a small improvement in your writing skills might also improve your career prospects? Don't let small gaps in your business writing skills prevent you from reaching your full potential!

It doesn't matter whether you're a clerical worker, an engineer, or an executive. If you communicate with others in writing, you need this course to help you identify and eliminate problem areas. By the end of this course, you'll know the secret to developing powerful written documents that immediately draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue until your very last, well-chosen word.

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Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite
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Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite

$299

with Ed2Go.com/yace .

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

If you are considering a career in healthcare, this group of online courses will introduce you to three different opportunities within the industry: Medical Coding, Administrative Medical Assistant, and Medical Transcription. Find out which one is right for you! 

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Fast Company: Future-Proofing Your Career
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Fast Company: Future-Proofing Your Career

$399

with MindEdge .com

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Todays job market is more competitive than ever, and workers must not only think about how to land jobs but also how to keep their jobs and continue progressing in their careers. All professionals--whether just entering their fields or currently holding leadership roles--can benefit from skill development and reinforcement. This bundle, based on Fast Companys award-winning journalistic content, will help professionals across all industries future-proof their careers by focusing on key skills in the areas of communication, creativity and innovation, design thinking, networking, and personal branding. Courses in this bundle offer real-world examples, how-to lists and advice, industry spotlights, videos from industry-leading practitioners, interactive games, and review questions to ensure mastery of the material.

REGISTER HERE: Fast Company: Future-Proofing Your Career

 

Helping Elderly Parents
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Helping Elderly Parents

$100

with Ed2Go.com/yace .

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Discover how to appreciate and cherish your aging parents. This course will help you learn what to expect, what to watch for, how to deal with physical and emotional challenges, and where to find resources to help as your parent or loved ones transition into their golden years. 6 Weeks Access / 24 Course Hrs

Are your parents in their golden years? Learning how to help parents or other loved ones through their transition can prepare you for your own. This compassionate and comprehensive class will give you the tools, techniques, and insights for this passage.

Growing older is a part of life. Some aspects are joyful, some bittersweet, some frustrating, some frightening. You will learn what to expect, what to watch for, how to deal with physical and emotional challenges, and where to find resources to help. You'll understand the impact of retirement, learn how to choose a nursing home, and be prepared to deal with death. You'll learn about financial and legal considerations, health issues, and family interpersonal relationships. You'll be introduced to special communication skills, observation methods, and coping mechanisms to ease the burden for everyone involved. You'll learn to handle most of the challenges you will face while coming to appreciate and cherish the privilege of the journey.

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Inc. Magazine: Building a Fast-Growing Business
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Inc. Magazine: Building a Fast-Growing Business

$399

with MindEdge .com

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Startups and small businesses are the growth engines of the American economy, but that growth doesnt just happen by itself. Growing a business takes time, hard work, and skill—and it certainly helps when you can get a lot of practical advice along the way. This bundle is based on Inc. Magazines award-winning journalistic content and features practical, experience-based assignments that will provide entrepreneurs and small-business owners with the skills necessary to navigate the various stages of growing a business. Courses in this bundle offer real-world examples, how-to lists and advice, industry spotlights, videos from industry-leading practitioners, interactive games, and review questions to ensure mastery of the material.

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