Learn English or French Continuing your education in Ontario If you are over the age of 21, there are special language training courses that can help you finish your Ontario Secondary School Diploma. You can apply for full-time, part-time, summer or evening programs.
The Globe's biweekly business-school news roundup. Employers and education providers don't always see eye to eye on the job readiness of graduates. Story continues below advertisement In a survey by New York-based McKinsey, 75 per cent of education providers said graduates were adequately prepared for entry-level positions in their career field, a view shared by only 42 per cent of employers and 45 per cent of youth.
When asked about soft skills, just 49 per cent of employers felt graduates were skilled in written communication compared to 63 per cent of education providers. A Canadian report with similar themes is expected to be released shortly.
The perception gap is not lost on some Canadian colleges. Loweth, of the new course to be offered this fall. Mike Fenton, chair of an industry advisory committee for the college's school of marketing, welcomes the expanded offering.
Fenton, a former George Brown instructor and current executive director of Macedoniaa trade promotion organization. Story continues below advertisement Story continues below advertisement "Speaking from a business standpoint, relationship skills are so important no matter what sector you are in — legal, accounting, sales and marketing," he adds.
Vancouver's British Columbia Institute of Technology and SAP Canada recently worked with a local high school to develop a course with real-life projects to teach students about team work, critical thinking and job readiness.
For graduation, BCIT business students must complete a hands-on consulting project for an industry client, an experience that tests presentation and other skills. At George Brown, Ms. Loweth says the positive feedback from students last fall confirmed the merits of adding the new course.
Story continues below advertisement Even students with work experience, she says, report that "the course offered value to them in creating greater self-awareness of themselves and others, and of the need for well-developed soft skills in daily life.
It comes down to what are you doing to make sure that when my ship arrives in Vancouver you can unload grain. Finn, of the impetus for the donation.
Michael Haughton, a Laurier professor of operations and decision sciences, says, "We have been too modest in advertising our wares. The dean says he hopes CN's donation will raise the profile of supply chain management at the school.
Contact Jennifer at jlewington bell.Presentation Skills Courses and Training Workshops; Productivity Training Courses Directory; Our Clients. Over the last two decades, we’ve had the privilege of working with some first-rate organizations. Some were start-up businesses when we first began supporting them; others already belonged to the Fortune when they called on us .
FRIDAY, JULY 21 ST A WAY FOR YOU TO TAKE YOUR SPEAKING, COMMUNICATION & PRESENTATION SKILLS TO THAT NEXT LEVEL!!. SOLD OUT! For the FIRST TIME EVER International Speaker, Teacher & Trainer Ed Blunt will be delivering a POWERFUL intensive on the Mastery of Communication & Presentation for those of you who are serious about taking your communication & presentation skills .
Add new avenues of revenue to your business, develop your skills in Holistic Image Program, presentation, and consultation materials and templates. Personal & professional development systems and tools. George Brown. AOUR. Business Presentation Skills Hints and Tips - Create interest and excitement in your subject and trust and enthuse.
Here are some simple tips to help you hone your presentation skills effectively. This course is designed to examine the changing global landscape and its impact on society and culture. The course will draw on analytical tools from the social sciences to make sense of the rapidly changing nature of global society.
The Graduate Division and Graduate Student Association are pleased to to be hosting the second annual UCLA Grad Slam.. Grad Slam is a campus-wide competition that showcases and awards the best 3-minute research presentations by graduate students.