Career Prep Skills (Fall)
Semester Course – (Offered Fall or Spring Semester) / 90-minute class.
Cost: $325 for 4-month course (includes $25 supply fee).
This Career Prep Skills course is the ideal opportunity to equip bright, motivated high school students with the essential tools to efficiently prepare for the job search process. These same skills can also be applied to the college application process. In this semester-long course (offered in fall or spring) the class participants will learn the four main “R’s” to gain a competitive edge as they launch into their career path as follows:
The Secret – What Great Leaders Know and Do – by Ken Blanchard & Mark Miller
Goal Setting – How to Create Action Plans & Achieve Your Goals (2nd ed) – by Susan B. Wilson & Michael S. Dobson
What More Can I Say? – Why Communication Fails and What to Do About It – by Dianna Booher
Teamwork 101 – What Every Leader Needs to Know – by John C. Maxwell
Career Prep Skills Workbook – by Karen B. Holston – [Provided by instructor]
With over 20 years of experience in the fields of Human Resources Management and Education combined, Karen B. Holston facilitates this compelling, highly interactive course on how to sharpen job-seeking and career-related skills with effective techniques to prepare students to successfully pursue their professional endeavors.