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Current Programs

SIX SIGMA YELLOWBELT TRAINING FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS
September 24-27, 2019 / Asheville, NC
Healthcare Professionals can earn a Six Sigma "Yellowbelt" and acquire the fundamental knowledge of Six Sigma.

THE TENETS OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
October 1 & 8, 2019 / Asheville, NC
This program will be held on two-half days for a total of six hours. During this program, participants will learn how to manage a project by using the 5 phases of project management and several other critical topics related to being a successful project manager in any industry

FRONT END WEB DEVELOPMENT: HTML & CSS
Thursday, October 3, 2019/ Asheville, NC
Having some kind of digital presence is an essential in most businesses. While there are free website tools (e.g., WordPress, Wix, etc.), these tools often provide limited options as well as restrictions on what a user can do. This workshop offers an alternative by providing a crash course on building basic websites using hypertext markup language (HTML) and cascading style sheets (CSS).

BECOME A SUPERSTAR FRONT OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Friday, October 4, 2019 / Asheville, NC
As the first point of contact for your organization, front office administrators are the face of the company. Their professional demeanor, knowledge and level of service will create the first impression for your customers when they walk through the door, or when they call on the phone. Emails, voice mails, and interoffice mail are all channels that ebb and flow with information that require processing and organization.

RETIREMENT PLANNING NOW
October 8 & 10, 2019 / Asheville, NC
Retirement Planning Now is a course held on three evenings over the course of two weeks. It is designed to deliver comprehensive, objective information to help you achieve your most important financial goals.

CURRENT & TESTED SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGIES FOR DIGITAL MARKETING 
Friday, October 18, 2019 / Asheville, NC
Social media is more than simply posting updates to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. In event marketing, social media can increase ticket sales, attendee participation, media attention, and word of mouth sharing when goals are clearly defined and a tactical strategy is in place.

ENGAGE, STRATEGIZE, CULTIVATE - THE ART OF SECURING EVENT SPONSORSHIPS 
Thursday, October 24, 2019 / Asheville, NC
This workshop will provide tools and resources to help you shape your message to engage corporate partners in your mission, discover ways to engage THEIR employees, and create marketing strategies to reach them. 

HIGH IMPACT LEADERSHIP
October 28 - November 1, 2019 / Asheville, NC
In order to be effective as a leader in a constantly changing and politically dynamic world, it’s critical for you to develop personal insights, a better understanding of different working styles, effective communications skills and learn how to maintain a high level of professionalism in a variety of situations.

MAXIMIZING YOUR RETURN FROM TRADESHOWS, EXPOS AND FAIRS 
Thursday, November 7, 2019 / Asheville, NC
Being a part of a trade show can be a wise investment for any company. Preparation is important because it can ‘make or break’ how well you succeed during the show.

CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS, LIABILITY AND RISK FACTORS 
Friday, November 22, 2019 / Asheville, NC
It's important to understand contracts and be in compliance with federal, state, and local laws. Event planners should also know how to guard against legal matters related to fundraising, liability, finances and other potential risks.

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