Business, Work & College Success
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Essential Presentations in Fifteen™
Learn how to create a 15-minute presentation that has impact, influence, and power. Discover unique ways to communicate, present, and speak to any audience.
CE-COMM 2024, 1 Sat., Feb. 16, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, KNC-2, $40. J Duquesne. #13276
Psychology of Advertising
Learn how psychology is used in advertising, including consumer wants and needs; effectiveness for advertisers; values for consumers; and ethics and responsibilities. Understand the use of psychology in the advertising creation process. Review cultural differences in addressing various consumers’ needs, assess advertising in terms of potential influence and analyze advertising as ethical or unethical.
CE-BUS 2096VA, 4 Wed., Apr. 3-24, 6:30-8:30 pm, GTW-219, $95 (+ optional textbook). S Hecker. #13272
Mindset Makeover for Results
Learn simple yet powerful techniques to shift your mindset from a fixed perspective to a growth approach. Achieve your goals, particularly during times of change.
CE-PRSDV 2157, 2 Thurs., Jan. 17 & 24, 6:00-7:30 pm, 6:00-7:30 pm, KNC-2, $40. J Witmyer. #13018
Time Management for Success
Are you feeling overwhelmed with your daily routine or planning a special upcoming event? Regardless of the number of demands on your daily life, there are proven and practical time management techniques to alleviate the stress and become more efficient. Through simple exercises, learn to establish priorities, identify “time robbers”, and develop an action plan.
CE-PRSDV 2150, 1 Sat., Feb. 2, 1:00-4:00 pm, KNC-2, $40. H Cuevas. #13076
Mock Interview Workshop
Make a winning impression by using verbal and non-verbal techniques to highlight your strengths. This interactive class will discuss proper interviewing etiquette, how to respond to difficult questions, the importance of researching the prospective employer, and follow-up procedures after the interview. Resumes will be reviewed and evaluated. Practice interviewing and get individualized feedback. Bring a printed copy of your current resume and cover letter.
CE-JBPRP 2023, 1 Sat., Mar. 9, 1:00-5:00 pm, KNC-2, $50. H Cuevas. #13079
How to Schmooze
Do you hate walking into a room where you do not know anyone? If you want to make connections for professional or personal reasons, effective schmoozing is essential and may yield many benefits: a promotion at work, a date, or investor interest. Learn how to schmooze without being fake. Learn key techniques, participate in various exercises, and get individualized feedback and tips.
CE-PRSDV 2072, 1 Sat., Mar. 16, 1:00-5:00 pm, AAB-308, $50. H Cuevas. #13081
Assertive Communication Skills in the Workplace
Are you shy about speaking up? Learn how to successfully communicate by developing winning speech patterns, focusing on the audience, and rehearsing! Discover techniques to get your point across in a credible and self-assured manner. Through simple exercises, learn to voice your opinions, avoid interruptions, and make valuable contributions.
CE-PRSDV 2065, 2 Sat., Mar. 16 & 23, 8:00 am-12:30 pm, AAB-308, $95. H Cuevas. #13077
Public Speaking with Ease
Develop proficiency in public speaking through techniques, practice, and feedback. Each participant will deliver five speeches, each falling into a traditionally recognized category: anecdote, informative, persuasive, virtue, and tribute. You will also learn oral interpretation by speaking from prepared texts.
CE-COMM 2004, 6 Tues., Apr. 2-May 7, 7:00-9:00 pm, KNC-2, $125. S Horowitz. #12977
The Power of Public Relations
This course focuses on learning the communication skills necessary to create and maintain a positive image for a company or individual. Tools such as press releases, newsletters, public appearances, and the internet will be discussed. Develop] skills for working under pressure and answering difficult questions.
CE-BUS 2081, 3 Mon., Apr. 8-22, 6:00-8:00 pm, KNC-3, $60. S Slosberg. #13085
Business Writing that Counts!
Make every word count and get the business results you seek! Develop your writing skills for the business world and learn to create documents (proposals, reports, letters, emails, and agendas) that will give you that extra edge in the workplace. Review basic writing concepts (spelling, grammar, and punctuation), and get an overview of the most common business documents.
CE-WRITG 2054, 2 Sat., Feb. 9 & 16, 12:30-5:00 pm, KNC-2, $95. H Cuevas. #13078
Displaced Homemakers/Project Transition
Office Technology Training Program for Career Re-Entry
This intensive program provides qualified displaced homemakers the opportunity to learn current, marketable skills to return to the workforce. There is no cost to eligible participants (single parents, widowed, disabled spouse, divorced, separated, unemployed spouse). All applicants must be unemployed or underemployed, and must provide proof of Displaced Homemaker status according
to NYS Department of Labor guidelines.
Learn current computer skills:
|Learn job search skills:
Online job search
Group & Individual Career Counseling
Contact us to find out if you are eligible; call 914-606-5628 or email Alice.Walsh@sunywcc.edu