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 not only prove your knowledge, competency, and value to colleagues, but 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 your success whether personally or in your chosen career. In this workshop students will discover how they can enhance their communication skills and better understand human nature. Focus will be on communication (verbal, non-verbal, and written), listening skills, 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 in developing your leadership skills. These skills 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 beginning before the first contact and cultivating a continuing relationship. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Cost: $199.00
Keeping track of finances is crucial in any business. One way to achieve credibility is with QuickBooks Certification. This workshop will help improve your bookkeeping skills, including how to create purchase orders, track sales and expenses, produce and manage invoices, and monitor financial records. 6 Hours (8am-2pm) Prerequisite: QuickBooks experience.Cost: $299.00 (includes practice, certification voucher and retake)