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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Personal Development 

“Etiquette that Empowers” – Dining Etiquette Workshop for Teens

Date: Tuesday, March 31st

Time: 7:00-8:30 pm

Grades 7-12 

Tuition: $55.00

New England School of Protocol offers dining tutorials for adults and self-organized groups. Topics include dining do’s and don’ts, understanding place settings, seating etiquette, napkin etiquette, passing food at the table, American and Continental styles of dining, proper etiquette for handling utensils, and much more. We invite you to schedule a private or group class with your friends, co-workers or family in your home or at a restaurant.

 

Personal Development 

Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow

Online - Instructor led course 

6 Weeks / 24 Course Hrs

Starting March 18th (check link for alternative start dates)

Tuition $149

This course will help you enjoy the rewards that come from doing what really makes you happy! It will help you begin designing a life that really works for you.

With a complete understanding of your own interests, values, needs and abilities, you'll learn how you can use work to express yourself and share your interests and talents. Your every day will be filled with joy and inspiration, and a greater depth of meaning will be added to everything you do. This course is skillfully crafted to weave experiential learning with the conceptual presentation, giving you time to experience, understand, and implement each new strategy as it is introduced.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Develop strategies to handle change, cope with stress and turn anxieties into opportunities

  • Discover and identify your needs and values through assessment evaluations

  • Learn how to define your outcomes and purposes, determine your resources, word goal statements and create action plans

  • Explore ways to overcome your fears; create and maintain balance in your life; practice self-care, integrity and humor in the workplace

  • Learn techniques to release any blockages to a happy life

  • Identify new ways to become a more valued employee

  • Gain an opportunity to experience career coaching, resume writing, interview role-playing

Meet the Instructor: Cynthia Granger

Cynthia Granger, M.A., coaches and teaches personal development courses individually and also at the college level. She has over 25 years of experience designing and teaching courses related to self-improvement. Her articles have been published in magazines and on a popular websites.

Personal Development 

Achieving Success with Difficult People

Online - Instructor led course 

6 Weeks / 24 Course Hrs

Starting March 18th

Tuition $149

This course will teach you how to see things from others' viewpoints based on their needs, values, beliefs, experiences, skills, knowledge, and self-interests. You will learn to approach difficult situations by answering the questions: who? what? where? when? how? and why? And by answering these questions, you will understand who your difficult people are, what they're like, how you react to them, and their response to your actions.

You will also practice analyzing your interactions with those you share space with. By observing others closely, you will learn to read their identifying characteristics. Once you can identify which type of person you're dealing with, you will be able to choose appropriate reactions to their behaviors.

By the time you finish this course, you will understand that assertiveness involves taking responsibility when meeting your needs in a way that preserves the dignity and rights of others.

Meet the Instructor: Judy Snyder

Judy Snyder has more than 30 years of experience as an instructor, administrator, and curriculum developer. She specializes in teaching courses in effective communication, relationship skills, project management, and personnel and office management.

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