Cognitive Skills - Be A Fixer, Not A Finger Pointer
In this class we will introduce you to several easy ways to improve your thinking skills and solve problems on the job. Todays employers want people who can make good decisions and good cognitive skills are a key factor when employers decide which person to hire and promote.
In this class you will learn:
Three questions for great problem solving
How to make the best choices
How to find a creative solution to a problem
The importance of critical thinking adn how to use it.
A job fair is an excellent way for you to meet a variety of employers at once, which is a great resource when you are job hunting. It is not enough to just show up though. You don't want to blow this great opportunity because you are unprepared or do not have a good game plan. Come learn the best strategies for how to effectively build connections that will land you your next job.
This session presents a variety of techniques for successful, engaging interviews, as well as strategies for follow-up. Students will have the opportunity to discuss challenging questions and practice their interviewing skills.
At the completion of the course, the student will be able to:
Getting Things Done® (GTD®) is a training that teaches individuals how to increase focus on the most meaningful work, organize information, prioritize commitments, create mental space for innovation, and achieve stress-free productivity. It’s productivity with purpose, or in other words—getting more of the right stuff done.
At the completion of this course, the student should be able to:
In this class you will be learning about your EQ or emotional intelligence quotient. Why is EQ so important? Psychologist tell us that IQ determines only 20% of our success. That means that people who make the best grades are not always the most successful!
In this class you will learn :
The 5 Keys to Emotional Intelligence
How to identify high and low Emotional Intelligence
Three easy techniques to increase Emotional Intelligence - that you can do on your own
From online accounts to fancy resumes, having a professional headshot is important if you want to stand out to employers and college admissions. LinkedIn profiles with photos get 21 times more profile views and 36 times more messages. Improve your online account by getting a professional headshot today by email or calling below:
Each of us has our own style, preferences and ways of operating - so how can we all get along? Smart Colors is a simple method for gaining insight into why people behave as they do. This interactive, fun filled workshop helps you bring relationships to a whole new leve as you express your own uniqueness and increase your understanding of others. Learn how to turn irritation into appreciation and conflict into cooperation by opening up lines of communication, embracing differences and bringing out the best in everyone.
In this class we will define what it means to be successful and the best practices to become successful. We will focus on how success is never from a single act but from a lifetime of good choices and forward thinking:
Success is a difficult ideal to accomplish
Success is obtainable for everyone if you keep trying
Saving money and a change in perspective is important to success
There are hundreds of books about time management and goal setting but they are traditionally organized in a linear fashion, which just isn't helpful for all temperaments (colors). In this workshop we will address each temperament and offer steps that work for each temperament. Helping participants to recognize wht works and what doesn't work for them.
Understanding employers' expectations enable job seekers to create a marketing plan that addresses the needs of today's workplace. This session offers individualized skills assessments and marketing strategies.
At the completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Want to be noticed? Want to get hired? Learn how to use your Career Connection dashboard to compile information documenting the skills and experiences you gain every semester at MNTC. Recording these details as they occur will allow you to quickly and easily access facts about your accomplishments to share with employers.
Learn the importance of having a portfolio
Identify the components of a portfolio
Utilize the Career Connection dashboard to compile a portfolio