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Upcoming Events

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August 6, 2015 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Millennials, more than any other generation, are conscious of mentoring’s role in navigating their careers and accelerating skill development. Three-quarters of Millennials say they want to engage in a mentoring program. However, expressing an interest in mentoring doesn’t mean that traditional mentoring programs will work. As of the first quarter in 2015, Millennials became the largest generation in the workforce and they are challenging the conceptual framework of mentoring itself, advocating the free exchange of ideas in a virtual environment as foundational to an effective workplace.
August 11, 2015 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

The 5X5 Communication Method

Through this webinar, participants will learn five tools that will allow them to become a more confident speaker in five minutes a day or less.

Key areas of emphasis will include speech preparation, gestures, eye contact, rate, and confidence-building techniques.