October 2020 Business Connection

Business Connection
October 2020 

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

Tech Cred Application Open Now!

Clark State is ready to assist with applications for the sixth round of TechCred funding. Clark State has identified 137 eligible programs, including 84 that are available completely online!


Employer applications are easier than ever! Employers only need to identify the credential or certification and how many employees they plan to train. With Clark State's help, you can complete your application quickly and efficiently!

 TechCred will fund $2,000 per certification/certificate, up to $30,000 per round!

Deadline to Apply: October 30, 2020 | 3 p.m.
More information, including a full list of credentials, can be found by visiting https://techcred.ohio.gov/.

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Does your workforce need a different credential or training?
Work with us to submit an application customized to fit your needs for TechCred funding review. Employers can request a credential be added to the eligible list.

Professional Sales Ready Certification | Online
October 19 - December 3, 2020 |Mondays & Thursdays |7:30 - 9:00 p.m. EST

This 7 week, 33 hour, non-credit online Sales Ready Certification program is highly interactive. It uses revealing assessments and true-to-life role plays to prepare students for successful sales careers that align with their strengths.

Earners of the Clark State Professional Sales Ready Certification badge have demonstrated an ability to effectively take a customer through the life cycle of a sale. Students mastered research, qualifying the prospects, applying negotiation tactics, and calculating a compelling ROI. Students demonstrated knowledge of customer relationship management CRM technology, sales goal planning, critical thinking, articulation, and communication skills.

Course Cost: $1,300

Register Now

More Online Training Opportunities!
Click on each link for more information

Online Career Training Opportunities -
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner
Microsoft Office Master 2019 Training
Social & Mobile Marketing Professional
Video Game Design

Short - Term Training
October 19 - Contact Tracing Training
October 19  - Professional Sales Ready Certification *
October 20 - Basic Welding

*Grant funding may be available

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

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