General Interest

  • Actions Speak Louder: Beyond the Words

    The difficulties many people have getting their point across lies in their presentation, body language, and choice and tone of words. This workshop provides ways to recognize how we may appear to others and practice skills that lead to more positive ways of influencing others.

    Tuesday, 9/11, 5:30-7:30pm, Richland, $39, CED 657
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  • Branding Your Company as an Employer of Choice

    Learn how to develop an employer branding strategy that matches your unique organizational culture, as well as how to implement it throughout the employment lifecycle. We’ll also discuss how you can gain executive buy-in for an employer branding strategy, develop partnerships with in-house or outsourced marketing teams, and establish strategic metrics to measure your return on investment and grow your employer brand.

    Monday, 9/24, 9am-12pm, Blair, $59, CED 658.01
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    Tuesday, 10/16, 1-4pm, Ebensburg, $59, CED 658.02
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  • Coping with Stress

    Stress management has often become cliché and we tend to think of it as just another training; however, the fatigue resulting from dealing with everyday issues and internal reactions can overwhelm many people and can affect our health. This seminar demonstrates practical means to conserve essential energy, quiet
    the mind, and provide a lasting benefit to enjoy life in and outside of work.

    Tuesday, 10/9, 5:30-7:30pm, Richland, $39, CED 668
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  • Dealing with Difficult People at Work

    This presentation assigns a name type to each kind of difficult person we all encounter at work. This presentation introduces ways to take control of your response and to limit or eliminate the self-doubt these difficult people want you to experience.

    Thursday, 9/18, 5:30-7:30pm, Ebensburg, $39, CED 667
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  • Effective Leadership: Setting the Tone, Calming the Storms

    Many new supervisors and managers are surprised when they attempt to solve issues repeatedly voiced by staff only to find push-back by the very staff voicing the complaints. This training presents ways to realistically deal with supervision and create a cooperative and positive workplace.

    Tuesday, 9/25, 5:30-7:30pm, Richland, $39, CED 660
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  • Google for Nonprofits Boot Camp

    Did you know that google gives eligible nonprofits up to $10,000 in free advertising each month? That’s up to $120,000 in free advertising each year! This boot camp will provide you with a better understanding of the program, as well as a complete set of ads to get your campaign started. You’ll work hands-on to develop everything you need and walk away with an entire toolkit that you can instantly use to start promoting your nonprofit and its causes.

    Wednesday, 10/31, 9am-12pm, Blair, $59, CED 661.01
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    Thursday, 11/8, 1-4pm, Ebensburg, $59, CED 661.02
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  • Introduction to Voiceovers

    This fun and empowering 90 minute, one-on-one Introductory workshop covers the different types of voiceovers and what tools are needed to find success. You’ll be coached as you read a script, and be recorded so you can receive a professional voice evaluation later. You’ll have the knowledge necessary to help you decide if this is something you’d like to pursue. Click here to get a better sense of how the class works. You must be 18 or older to register. Taught by a professional voice actor from the Voice Acting Training Company, Voices For All.

    $39
    Call 814.262.3815 to register & schedule a session.

  • Mastering Time

    “So much to do and so little time.” This presentation identifies the problems with not being organized and completing tasks with deadlines. It provides practical solutions to set personal, achievable goals and to organize time efficiently.

    Tuesday, 10/16, 5:30-7:30pm, Ebensburg, $39, CED 663
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  • The Self-Mission: Calming the Tyrant Within

    It is often the case that we become our own worst enemy. Our internal reactions to life events can overwhelm us causing low self-esteem and deplete our energy. This seminar demonstrates practical means to conserve essential energy and quiet the mind in order to reason our way through difficult times.

    Tuesday, 10/23, 5:30-7:30pm, Richland, $39, CED 664
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  • Teamwork & the Rules of Engagement

    Teamwork is the key to solving problems and adapting to new methods and rules to improve your organization’s performance. This training presents ways to work together and offers real world examples of how teams can be enlisted to improve quality, efficiency, and efficacy in order to confidently engage the competitive environment.

    Tuesdays, 10/30-11/6, 5:30-7:30pm, Richland, $75, CED 669
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