Credibility: How to Earn It, How to Keep It


Everyone from the CEO to the newest hire needs credibility to convey confidence and authority. In this lively, interactive seminar, participants learn practical skills they can apply immediately to gain credibility.

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No prerequisites


Leading and Facilitating Productive Meetings


Learn to plan and stage meetings and generate results, whether as a leader, facilitator or meeting participant in this fast-paced, interactive course.

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No prerequisites


Using Positive Political Skills in the Workplace


Many professionals dislike the idea of office politics. It implies manipulation, dirty tactics and closed doors. Yet politics need not be dirty. In fact, an understanding of office politics is a critical element in gaining resources, information and promotions. To be effective in any organization, political skill is needed.

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No prerequisites


Take This Job and Love It


This course is eligible for HRCI--PHR, SPHR and GPHr general recertification Credit.


Imagine a job where you get to do what you love and do well. How would you feel about Monday mornings? Perhaps a bit different from how you feel now? If so, this workshop is for you! You can start creating the very conditions that would excite and challenge you with your job. It's possible. It's probable if you can put your strengths to work. This fun, interactive course will get you on the road to greater success.

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Business Grammar


Are you being passed over for promotion because you are unable to express yourself clearly or convey your specialized depth of knowledge? This course identifies and addresses specific areas of weakness in English grammar in order to help you develop the grammar skills needed to communicate professionally. Through in-class exercises, homework, field work and a final exam, you will have the opportunity to improve specific writing skills and access online business vocabularies for correspondence, reports and presentations.

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No prerequisites


Improving Your Business Presentation Skills


Do you struggle with public speaking? This course is designed to help you improve your presentations using simple, proven and effective techniques employed by professional presenters. Learn basic presentation techniques, including how to develop materials, communicate with confidence and use the power of your personal style. Through a series of improvisation exercises and relaxation techniques, the instructor guides you through the process of triumphing over fear and becoming a truly inspired speaker.

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No prerequisites


Sharpening Your Listening Skills


In a world fraught with miscommunication, improved listening skills help you avoid misunderstandings, solve existing problems, save or make money, save time, avoid hurt feelings, and build trust and understanding with others. Whether between individuals or departments, on teams or in hierarchies, better listening leads to better decisions and improved teamwork. This one-day course offers strategies for improving your listening skills via a series of listening activities, lively lecture and group discussion and short videos.

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Administrative and Executive Assistants Information Session


This career event features a panel of well-known executive assistants from several of Silicon Valley's leading corporations who will personally answer questions about the field of Administrative and Executive Assistants and its growing opportunities. An overview of UCSC Extension's Administrative and Executive Assistant program will also be covered. The courses in this program include guest lectures from CEO and senior executive assistants to enhance learning with immediate, practical day-to-day applications.

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No prerequisites


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Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
6941.(027) 1/18/2018 06:30 PM SANTA CLARA 0 Bonnie Tokiwa-Savage View Enroll

Administrative and Executive Assistant Certificate Completion Review


Once all of the certificate requirements have been met and your final grades are posted, please access your Student Portal to enroll in the “Certificate Completion Review” to begin the review process. Please allow up to 4 weeks to receive your certificate.

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No prerequisites


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Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
O-CE0000.(008) // 04:00 PM 75 View Enroll

Management and Organization, Principles



PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS RETIRED. YOU MAY SUBSTITUTE THE "APPLIED ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR AND COACHING" BUSM.X411 TOWARD YOUR BUSINESS AND LEADERSHIP CERTIFICATE.



How can working professionals and managers improve their management effectiveness and, ultimately, their organization's performance? This course introduces valuable management tools, processes and techniques practiced by successful businesses.

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