Business

Resumes and Cover Letters: Update or Fresh Start

Instructor: Melissa Olson-Petrie
This course focuses on drafting and revising two documents that can open up professional opportunities for you. Through in-class exercises, independent work, and hands-on workshopping, you will create or update cover letters and resumes for real-world jobs. This course will also look at trends in employment and how to write employment documents designed to make positive first impressions. Note: This class builds on basic skills with Microsoft Word.
 

Tuesday, June 4 and Tuesday, June 11, 2019
6-8 p.m., Sheboygan Campus, Learning Resources Building, Room 5001
Fee: $59


 

Business Correspondence: The "You" Attitude in Memos, Letters, and Email

Instructor: Melissa Olson-Petrie
In the work world, how your writing comes across on paper or computer screens can have far-reaching consequences. Learn ways to assess the information needs of your recipients to communicate more effectively. Through in-class exercises and hands-on work, you’ll assess and draft common types of memos, letters, and email communications to explore the influences of tone, word choices, and more. Note: This class builds on basic skills with Microsoft Word.
 

Tuesday, June 18 and Tuesday, June 25, 2019
6-8 p.m., Sheboygan Campus, Learning Resources Building, Room 5001
Fee: $59


 

Building a Website for Your Small Business or Service

Instructor: Al Jante
Do you have a small business or professional service and need a web site but don’t know how to start? Have you worked with a web professional and have walked away confused about the terminology being presented to you? If your answer to these questions is a definite YES, this program is for you.
You will learn and understand such terms as hosting and domain names. You will also learn how to create a simple web site using WordPress or WIX to further your understanding of this important technology and how you can use it to advance your business or profession.
 

Tuesday, July 16 through Tuesday, August 6, 2019
5:30-7:30 p.m., Sheboygan Campus, Learning Resources Building, Room 5001
Fee: $139