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Rescore Your Personal or Business Credit AND Business Opportunities in Credit Rescoring.  $94 for both classes

Start date: 07/22/2017

Tuition:: $84.00

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Sign up for "Business Planning" and "Business Finance" at the same time and save $10!

Start date: 06/17/2017

Tuition:: $88.00

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In this workshop, you will find out the most common, traditional ways to fund a business and a few nontraditional ways as well. There are also the day to day bookkeeping skills that are needed - No one can run a business effectively without proper accounting and financial statements. By the end of this workshop, you will know the basics of accounting and be able to develop and analyze your own financial statements. And unless you have your own vault of money for marketing, you will need to know the best way to spend limited resources to create the most sales. Topics include: *the balance sheet * the profit and loss statement * pricing for profit *cash flow, credit and collection.

1 session

Start date: 06/17/17

End date: 06/17/17

Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (6/17/2017-6/17/2017)

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Fee: $10.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1



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In order to achieve the most success with your small business, you need to lay out a success game plan for your business that you can then implement. This plan will define specifically what your goals for that business are and how you will achieve them. By being pro-active and planning your business, you help to define where your company will go and its success (and aren’t just allowing things to “happen” to you and your company). Constructive business planning helps to define your purpose and how this translates into actions and results.. Topics to be discussed will include: *business plan * financial plan * sales and marketing plan * exit plan.

1 session

Start date: 06/17/17

End date: 06/17/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (6/17/2017-6/17/2017)

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Fee: $10.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1



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Numerous organizations have not defined its business processes. Eighty-five percent (85%) of an organization's quality and efficiency problems are either built into its systems or are defined. Learn how to identify and eliminate unnecessary costs and activities that don't add value. Class subject areas include the identification of: core processes; non-value added work; system flaws resulting in poor quality. Learn who to: define and develop process workflow; start Business Process Management (BPM) initiatives; dramatically improve efficiency and customer satisfaction. The skills delivered in this seminar can be applied in manufacturing, service, health care and public sector organizations.

1 session

Start date: 06/10/17

End date: 06/10/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (6/10/2017-6/10/2017)

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Skills Lab Room 108



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Studies continue to indicate that approximately 47% of management still act like individual contributors. The old adage of ‘Leaders are Born? is just not true.  Leaders are developed over time through: knowledge of self; diverse subject matters, mentoring and guidance; critical decision making in times of change or uncertainty. True leaders pay it forward, are able see beyond the forest and inspire individuals to perform beyond expectations.  This is not a class of skills assessment; it is a practical approach to developing the deader within you.  In this class you will learn: • Leadership practices and styles • What will make you a leader • Identify and act on barriers to success • Break through the culture of your organization to succeed • Delegating – how far; how much; and leadership support • Practical communications • Mentoring – for yourself and new employees

1 session

Start date: 07/08/17

End date: 07/08/17

Weekly - Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/8/2017-7/8/2017)

Tuition: $79.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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An old saying about project work among experienced project managers is “the first 90% of a project is the easiest, the second 90% is the hardest”. Getting organized and managing your time are skills that may benefit anyone at work or at home. These skills are normally acquired as we find out what does and does not work at the expense of numerous challenges or failures. Learn time tested approaches to prioritizing your work and managing your time, free up more time in your day and accomplish more...doing it on your time.

1 session

Start date: 07/15/17

End date: 07/15/17

Weekly - Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/15/2017-7/15/2017)

Tuition: $79.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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Planning and scheduling a project is a difficult but required task. Not only must the project manager know everything on the project but must also consolidate ALL the tasks into a cohesive schedule to guide the project and the team. Building a plan and a schedule is a group technique that requires leadership skills and attention to the big picture as wells as the details. This is a hands-on class has participants developing a plan and setting up a schedule using simplified techniques that do not require a software tool. Be ready to work when you sign up for this class!

1 session

Start date: 06/03/17

End date: 06/03/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (6/3/2017-6/3/2017)

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1



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The federal credit laws have been rewritten and state laws nullified, creating a new process for improving your FICO scores. Learn how to: change the information your credit score is based on by erasing every legally defective entry and improving all or most other negatives • make your collection agents “back off” instantly; stop collection calls to your neighbors and at work • protect yourself from identity theft • rebuild your personal credit • erase judgments, liens, inquiries, out-dated and negative information due to bankruptcy, accident injury, business reverses, military experience, criminal action, or identity theft. Restore your identity and credit worthiness using the step-by-step instructions presented in this one-day workshop!

1 session

Start date: 07/22/17

End date: 07/22/17

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM (7/22/2017-7/22/2017)

Tuition: $55.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1



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Educators, community and faith-based organizations, non-profits, healthcare professionals and starving artists can use grants! Many corporations and foundations offer mini-grants of $1000-$10,000to meet immediate needs and the applications can be completed in just a few hours! Get links to appropriate available opportunities along with sample grant proposals and find out how to make your application a winner by indentifying needs, estimating budgets and more. You can leave the class and write a grant the same afternoon. Plus, writing mini-grants prepares you to learn to write larger, more long-term grants.

1 session

Start date: 07/29/17

End date: 07/29/17

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM (7/29/2017-7/29/2017)

Tuition: $45.00

Materials Fee: $20.00

Room :  Community Education Room 7



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