Clark State Business Connection - September 2020

Business Connection

September 2020 

The official newsletter of Clark State's Workforce and Business Solutions. 

Clark State Business Partner Survey
Win A Free Training!*

As the Clark State Workforce and Business Solutions team plans our efforts for the upcoming year, we would appreciate your businesses input to ensure we are serving our business partners in the best possible way. We are looking to gather information about hiring and training needs in the post-COVID environment to ensure our programs continue to align with your needs and so that we can advocate for you and your needs both regionally, statewide and nationally.

*Clark State will choose, at random, one winner from those who complete this survey. Training will be from our online professional development catalog, not to exceed $150.

Deadline to complete and be entered to win - September 28, 2020

To complete the survey, click here

Success in the Era of a Virtual Workplace
September 15 - 17, 2020 | Virtual | 10 - 11 a.m. EST

With the significant increase in remote work and virtual meeting tools, having the skills to connect, collaborate and succeed through virtual meetings will be important for everyone in the workforce. Whether you are still working remotely or back in the office, meetings will continue to utilize virtual tools. The way that we connect now with both our internal colleagues and outside partners, clients and stakeholders has changed.

September 15, 2020: Successful Connections in a Virtual World 
Participants will learn how to successfully connect with individuals when working virtually. This session will cover:

  • Presence and posture- creating a positive visual and voice connection with your audience
  • Distractions - minimizing distractions that may inhibit you from having a great connection with your audience
  • Background - creating an inviting backdrop for your meeting
  • The do's and don'ts for virtual meetings

September 16, 2020: Communicating with People in a Virtual World

  • How good are your communications skills?
  • Crafting clear email messages
  • Phone etiquette when working remote
  • Non-verbal vs. verbal communication
  • Communications Skills Test
  • What can you do better?

September 17 ,2020: Connecting and Collaborating in a Virtual World

  • Running successful virtual meetings
  • Virtual presentation skills
  • Conducting successful meetings via a virtual format
  • Collaboration tools to stay connected

Series Cost - $200 | Single Session - $75

Register Now

More Online Training Opportunities!

Check out our full online career training catalog, by clicking here


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