The Business Career Enhancement Workshops are designed for those who want to take their business skills to the next level. These workshops provide students with ways in which they can further develop their professionalism and enrich their career.
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
By becoming SHRM certified, you prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy. Wherever your career takes you, your SHRM certification will define you as an HR expert and leader. The SHRM program is only available at OBC’s Sandusky branch campus. See the SHRM brochure for start times and cost.
Effective Communication Skills
Communicating effectively is essential to a person’s success whether personally or in their chosen career. In this workshop students will discover how they can enhance their communication skills and better understand human nature. Focus will be on verbal, written, non-verbal communication, listening, conflict management, and self disclosure. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Cost: $199.00
Effective Leadership Skills
Motivating a group of people towards a common goal takes effective leadership. This workshop will provide guidance and understanding in ones development of their leadership skills that will boost morale, job satisfaction, and employee retention, which in turn leads to greater productivity and more positive results. You will discover how to empower others and understand the meaning of a “servicing manager”. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Cost: $199.00
Customer Service Workshop
Stellar customer service is crucial for the success of any business. Understanding what a customer is and how to keep them a repeat customer is vital. This workshop will focus on best practices in customer service, which begins before the first contact with the customer and keeps them coming back. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Cost: $199.00
Keeping track of finances is crucial in any business. Be able to demonstrate bookkeeping skills, including how to create purchase orders, track sales and expenses, produce and manage invoices, and monitor financial records. Achieve credibility with QuickBooks Certification. Show the world that you know QuickBooks and have the certification to prove it. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Prerequisite: QuickBooks experience.Cost: $299.00 (includes practice, certification voucher and retake)