Soft Skills Sessions
Take your career to the next level with these soft skill sessions. Soft skills are strengthened and developed over time, and are necessary if you desire to climb the career ladder.
All participants will earn .5 CEUs per session for participating. They will also receive an email survey two months after workshop participation to assess application of new ideas.
*Please note registration for the next class begins following the completion of the previous one. Complete the registration form below for free today.
Communicating and Listening Effectively -- August 30, 2019
Effective communication is an essential component of professional success. Learn practical communication strategies that will help make you a better leader, improve productivity, and combat communication breakdowns.
Registration begins July 29
Empowering and Motivating Employees -- September 27, 2019
Empower employees and enable better performance. Learn strategies to help employees be the best they can be.
Registration begins September 2
Managing Conflict -- October 25, 2019
Gain insights into your conflict management style and the styles of your team. Discover your own emotional triggers, explore ways to deal with conflict, and leave with best practices you can apply in professional and personal settings.
Registration begins September 30
Building Success by Developing Leadership -- November 22, 2019
Learn the difference between management and leadership. Explore the characteristics, qualities and attributes of proven leaders, and see how you can develop these traits within yourself and others.
Registration begins October 28
Creating Infographics for Promoting Your Business -- December 13, 2019
Learn the basics of what makes a good infographic and explore free tools for making them.
Registration begins November 25
Time: 7:30 a.m. networking; 8-10 a.m. session
Bring a mobile device, tablet, or laptop.
Limited to 50 participants
Coffee and Nibbles provided
Class format features a short lecture on each topic, case studies discussion in small groups and resources for use in businesses and organizations
All classes take place at the
Blount County Public Library
508 N. Cusick St., Maryville, TN