It's finally here! It's time for the Fall 2017 Professional Development Series and we have some great learning opportunities lined up for you for FREE.
The Professional Development Series is a FREE program designed to assist professionals in taking charge of their own professional development. Childcare vouchers will be available for participants.
This series focuses on individuals in organizations who are ready for advancement. The classes are focused on developing your professional skills, building relationships, and understanding and navigating potentially challenging environments.
The Professional Development series will meet on Wednesdays, beginning September 27th and ending on November 15th. We will be meeting at MAHEC Education Building on 121 Hendersonville Rd. Asheville, NC 28803 and starting with casual snacks and networking at 5:30 followed by the class from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.
Registration will be open throughout the series and attendance at every class is not mandatory. However, there is an attendance requirement if you wish to receive a certificate of completion at graduation.
WEEK 1: Networking Basics
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - MAHEC, Balsam Room
WEEK 2: StandOut - Discover Your Strengths and Lead from Your Edge
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - MAHEC, Cherokee Room
WEEK 3: Introduction to Racial Battle Fatigue
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - MAHEC, Balsam Room
WEEK 4: Effective Communication Skills Can Lead You to Success
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - MAHEC, Cherokee Room
WEEK 5: Building a Structural Understanding of Power, Privilege + Oppression
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - MAHEC, Balsam Room
WEEK 6: Negotiation Fundamentals
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - MAHEC, Cherokee Room
WEEK 7: Be AUTHENTIC in Your Next Job Interview
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - MAHEC, Balsam Room
WEEK 8: Speed Interviews and Graduation
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - MAHEC, Cherokee Room