Professional Development classes

Professional Development Classes

Job search strategy Register!

New careers or advancement require a strategy. Make the transition through career exploration and develop the map to your success. Find out the most common mistakes made in a job search, avoid the obstacles and enjoy the journey.

Wed, Sept 27 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Student Union East, Rm 246
CRN: 98085 | Course: XHE0093 | Fee: $45

The Power of personal branding  Register!

No matter how skilled you are, how experienced, or how much you love what you do, if you do not have a commanding presence you will continually struggle, be underpaid and under recognized. Learn how to intentionally communicate your unique value through intentional strategies that are both natural and effective.

Wed, Oct 11 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Student Union East,  Rm 243
CRN: 98083 | Course: XHE0098 | Fee: $45

Dealing with Difficult People  Register!

Difficult people are everywhere and life would be so much easier if you knew how to deal with them. Learn to recognize the eight personalities that are notorious in creating stress and tension in the workplace. This session will teach you how to resolve conflict the right way while enhancing your communication skills.

Wed, Oct 11 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Student Union East, Rm 243
CRN: 98084 | Course: XHE0099 | Fee: $45

The Art of Negotiation   Register!

Participants will acknowledge and value how resource scarcity impacts individual, work center and institutional effectiveness. Each member of an organization must maximize his or her ability to negotiate simple and complex problems in order to meet personal and professional goals.

Wed, Oct 18 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
J.R. Asbell Business Building, Rm 100
CRN:  98087 | Course: XBI0394 | Fee: $54

Leadership: Team Development Register!

Take a close look into the roles of team leaders and members using a guided discussion and experiential teaching platform. We will explore individual strengths, weaknesses, needs, motives and how each of these team members contribute to team goals. Furthermore, this class offers a fun activity that allow students to reflect on past experiences to improve performance in the future.

Wed, Oct 25 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Student Union East, Rm 243
CRN: 98093 | Course: XBI0391 | Fee: $69

Interpersonal Skills   Register!

The ability to interact with others is the difference between a mediocre and excellent employee. This class will instruct how to actively listen, clearly articulate, and develop the ability to acquire and nurture relationships needed in business today.

Wed, Nov 1 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Student Union East, Rm 243
CRN:  98082 | Course: XBI0386 | Fee: $45

Customer Service   Register!

Always remember the "golden rule" and acquire the skills to guarantee customers will return. Learn how to provide the ultimate customer service experience to recruit and retain the core of your business.

Wed, Nov 8 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Student Union East, Rm 243
CRN:  98088 | Course: XBI0385 | Fee: $45