October 19, 2017

Joyfully Jobless Weekend: with Barbara Winter

Barbara Winter wrote the book on self-employment. Literally. Making a Living Without a Job has inspired people all over the work to take the leap and become their own bosses. She has created the “Joyfully Jobless Weekend” to bring aspiring entrepreneurs together to get tools, information and inspiration for succeeding in business. The weekend is […]

Become a Mediator: 40-hour Mediation Training

Mediation training can be a terrific new career path as opportunities are increasing for trained mediators in many business and legal settings. But mediation skills are not only for professional mediators. Many people find that their careers and professional interactions benefit from what they learn in our professional mediation class (next date: October 18-24, 2017).  […]

Raising Capital for Real Estate Investment: Teo Nicolais

When my Harvard Extension students ask me why I love real estate, my first response is that it’s truly unique among investments: Search the globe and you will find no business which is more accessible to individual investors. Starting with a single rental condominium, an investor can quickly build a steady stream of cash flows […]

Prosperity Workshops with Paul Mladjenovic: Classes to Enhance Your Wealth

Paul Mladjenovic comes back to Colorado this April 2017 to teach six investing and entrepreneur classes. If you’ve never seen Paul speak, you are in for a treat. Paul teaches solid investment strategies and home business skills and development in a down-to-earth and friendly way. He’s a likeable, charismatic speaker who can really deliver practical […]

Small Business Success Workshops with Steve Veltkamp

Steve Veltkamp comes to town March 14-18, 2017 with a series of his most popular small business classes. Students tell us that they love Steve’s classes because he’s got rock-solid, creative ideas for starting and running small businesses. He’s also down-to-earth, funny, and puts on a heck of a seminar. Whether you are looking for […]

Become a Mediator: Comprehensive Mediation Training

Mediation training can be a terrific new career path as opportunities are increasing for trained mediators in many business and legal settings. But mediation skills are not only for professional mediators. Many people find that their careers and professional interactions benefit from what they learn in our professional mediation class (next date: October 18-24, 2017).  […]

Nonprofit administration workshops: Lynn O’Connell

Lynn O’Connell returns in March to host several of her nonprofit administration and leadership workshops. Lynn’s classes are specifically designed for people who are interested in developing knowledge and skills to start or grow a nonprofit. Browse all Lynn’s classes here. The 3 R’s of Volunteers: Recruitment, Retention and Recognition (3/2/17, 12-2:30 pm): Nonprofits are […]

Business Guru: Jennifer Croft

Before launching a business, you should find out if it has potential for success.  Jennifer Croft will show you a simple, ten-step evaluation process that will enable you to predict whether your business will succeed, how long it will take to break even, how much you’ll be able to pay yourself, and how you can improve your overall […]

Master the Fine Art of Small Talk: with Debra Fine

Lots of people dread networking events and other professional interaction because they simply aren’t sure what to talk about — or how to get a conversation going in the first place. But networking is just another name for the small talk we all use everyday to start conversations and keep them going. And the good […]

Three Keys to Effective Workplace Communication by Wendy Hauser, DVM

Three key factors form the basis of effective communication in the workplace: Personality Preferences Our personalities are shaped by many causes, innate and environmental.  Understanding our personality preferences and how to recognize the personality preferences of others enhances the effectiveness and quality of our interactions.  When we recognize differences and change our approach based on […]