WORKPLACE EDUCATION

Our online classes are taught LIVE by an instructor. Students will need access to a computer and to the Internet. A desktop or laptop computer is preferred, but tablets and smartphones are also an option. CCM will provide access to any specialized software needed for the course.

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The most effective professionals never stop learning, regardless of position or educational degrees. Investing in new skills, refreshing old skills or developing mastery over some of professionals’ most thorny issues – for example, public speaking – is something everyone needs. These courses are excellent skills boosters for everyone.


BUSINESS AND EMAIL WRITING FOR IMPACT

Today’s writer needs to be able to tailor their writing style to a variety of business audiences – whether managers, peers, subordinates, customers, or other external contacts. This course will focus on techniques to make your writing clear, concise, courteous, correct – and impactful. We will cover methods to structure your emails and other documents to create the best impression for your reader and to generate results. Learners will be invited to bring samples of their own writing to class and receive feedback.

Instructor:  Rita Williams-Bogar, MBA, CPCU, ARM, AU, AINS, ChFC

3 sessions: 6 hours, CEU 0.6

Time: 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Tues and Thurs, May 5, 7, 12

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3 sessions: 6 hours, CEU 0.6

Time: 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Fri, Mon, Wed, May 8, 11, 13

Instructor will contact students with instructions for connecting online.

Cost: $199


PUBLIC SPEAKING: DELIVER YOUR MESSAGE WITH CONFIDENCE

Delivering your message confidently is based on being able to quickly organize one’s thoughts and ideas and then being able to convey them meaningfully to the audience to modify their attitudes or behavior. It applies to formal speeches as well as everyday business situations. This course is aimed at teaching participants techniques which will give them the persuasive edge and confidence when they are making a presentation, fielding difficult questions, or presenting complex information. We will cover considerations for delivering the message in a variety of formats including in-person or virtually. Learners will complete the course by giving a short presentation in the final meeting.

Instructor:  Rita Williams-Bogar, MBA, CPCU, ARM, AU, AINS, ChFC

28135. 3 sessions: 9 hours, CEU 0.9

Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m., June 17, 19, 22

Instructor will contact students with instructions for connecting online.

Cost: $249


GOOGLE CLOUD: GOOGLE’S SUITE FOR FLEXIBILITY AND EFFICIENCY 

Prerequisities: 1) Solid comfort level using a computer  2) Have a Gmail/Google account prior to class. You can do this by going to Gmail.com and creating an account. Remember to bring your sign-in and password.

Learn about Google’s powerful, free cloud-based suite of apps that allow you to work, collaborate, communicate and manage your life from wherever you are. You will learn about Google Drive/file storage, Google Docs/documents, Gmail/email, Google Slides/presentations, Google sheets/spreadsheets, Google Forms and Google Calendar. WDT-143

Instructor: Alyce Garver

2 sessions: 6 hours, CEU 0.6

Time: TBD

Cost: $199

MICROSOFT OFFICE SUITE

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SPANISH COMMUNICATION IN THE WORKPLACE

An Interactive and Engaging Spanish Language Course for Business Professionals

If you are a non-Spanish speaking professional who would like to enhance communications with your Spanish speaking workforce, this program is for you. This non-academic, non-grammar based program is designed for individuals who want an easy and quick way to learn functional everyday Spanish. The learning format is based on minimum Spanish for maximum communication. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.

Instructor: Marina Cupo, BS

Please email us at wfd@ccm.edu if you are interested in this course for yourself or for your employees.