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First Impressions: Launch Pad Fall 2018 Module 1
Sep
27
12:30 PM12:30

First Impressions: Launch Pad Fall 2018 Module 1

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this first Module of the Fall 2018 edition of Launch Pad, trainer and coach Christin Smith Myers will lead a session on how to differentiate between the characteristics of "Positive" vs. "Negative" first impressions and analyze forms of non-verbal communication. There will also be time to practice one-on-one communication strategies. 

Sisters U is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose

Many thanks to our Launch Pad Sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

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Financial Planning & Investing in Your Future - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 6
Apr
26
12:30 PM12:30

Financial Planning & Investing in Your Future - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 6

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this session of Launch Pad: Prepare for Success, Vicki Lilley of Thrivent Financial will discuss:

  • Learning about the Fundamentals of Investing
  • Setting the Foundation for a Solid Financial Plan
  • Risk Tolerance and Why Working with a Professional is Important

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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Personal Budgeting - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 5
Apr
12
12:30 PM12:30

Personal Budgeting - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 5

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for Module 5 of Spring 2018's Launch Pad where Sean Schmid of Penn Investment Advisors will lead a session on creating a budget, developing money and spending skills, and setting attainable goals

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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NEW DATE: Making Your Resume Pop - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 3
Mar
29
12:30 PM12:30

NEW DATE: Making Your Resume Pop - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 3

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this session of Launch Pad: Prepare for Success, Ashley Hillegas, BCCC Alumna and Kevin Murray, Perkins Goals Coach, will guide you on how to format your resume so it stands out from the competition.

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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NEW DATE TBA: Interviewing / Networking Skills - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 4
Mar
29
12:30 PM12:30

NEW DATE TBA: Interviewing / Networking Skills - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 4

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Due to the rescheduling of the "Make Your Resume Pop" Launch Pad session to March 29, this session will be rescheduled. Date TBA.

In this session of Launch Pad: Prepare for Success, Upper Bucks Business Leaders will lead a panel discussion on:

  • Learning What to Do Before an Interview
  • Practicing Interview Questions
  • Learning Basic Networking Skills
  • Developing Interview Techniques
  • Learning How to Follow Up after an Interview

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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Looking Your Best on Social Media - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 2
Mar
1
12:30 PM12:30

Looking Your Best on Social Media - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 2

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this session of Launch Pad: Prepare for Success, entrepreneur and speaker Aimee Hoch will help you present your best self on social media, including:

  • Platform Overview
  • How to Be You & Maintain Online Etiquette
  • Photos and Content: Quality First
  • How to Share Your Message and Your Mission

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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Navigating LinkedIn - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 1
Feb
15
12:30 PM12:30

Navigating LinkedIn - Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2018 Module 1

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this first Module of the Spring 2018 edition of Launch Pad, trainer and coach Christin Smith Myers will lead a session on Navigating LinkedIn. Whether you're a student at the start of your career or a professional looking to get the most out of LinkedIn, this session is for you.

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, and achieve financial literacy.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu).

Download the Launch Pad Spring 2018 flyer.

Many thanks to our Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

 
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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 6-Spirit of Volunteerism
Nov
30
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 6-Spirit of Volunteerism

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Rodney Altmose, executive director of Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus, will lead this session on volunteerism. Volunteerism is a two-way street, helping generate positive change for others AND generating positive change in the lives of those who are volunteering. Come and meet others who can share many opportunities for you to make an impact in your community. Hopefully, you with catch the spirit of volunteerism and see the value it has in your life!

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session.

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 5 - Resume Writing
Nov
16
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 5 - Resume Writing

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Kevin Murray, interim assistant director of Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus, will lead this session on crafting the ideal resume. Whether you are fine tuning your current resume or starting from scratch, this session will help you create a winning resume. This session will also touch upon job search tips to land the perfect job and interview techniques so you can confidently ace your next interview. Bring your current resume if you have one.

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session.

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 4 - Professional Image
Nov
2
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 4 - Professional Image

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Kim Arnold, VP Business Banking at PNC Bank, will explain the importance of dressing appropriately for your profession. She'll discuss the differences in expectations for appearance by industry, position and environment and compare/contrast sample images of professional attire.

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session.

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 3-Confident Communicator
Oct
26
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 3-Confident Communicator

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Larry Lowry, a Dale Carnegie Certified Communications Professional, will discuss confident communication approaches in a group environment. He will identify specific tools for effective communication and role play various scenarios. 

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session.

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 2-Financial Independence
Oct
12
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 2-Financial Independence

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sean Schmid, COO of Penn Investment Advisors, will explain the importance of financial independence. He will identify the steps to gaining financial literacy and help you formulate a plan for future financial independence.

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session.

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 1 - First Impressions
Sep
28
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Module 1 - First Impressions

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this first Module of the Fall 2017 edition of Launch Pad, trainer and coach Christin Smith Myers will lead a session on how to differentiate between the characteristics of "Positive" vs. "Negative" first impressions and analyze forms of non-verbal communication. There will also be time to practice one-on-one communication strategies. 

Sisters U™ is partnering with Bucks County Community College and Penn Community Bank to provide you with the tools to launch your professional career. Launch Pad to Success is a six module certificate program each lead by local business experts who teach you techniques to confidently communicate, make a great first impression, project a professional image, refine your resume, achieve financial literacy and inspire a spirit of volunteerism.

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. We only ask that you RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose (rodney.altemose@bucks.edu)

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Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2017 - Financial Planning for Students
May
4
12:30 PM12:30

Launch Pad: Prepare for Success Spring 2017 - Financial Planning for Students

  • Bucks County Community College - Upper Bucks Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this session of Launch Pad: Prepare for Success, Legacy Planning Partners' David P. Minarcik will cover:

  • Navigating Your Career while Managing Student Loans
  • Developing Financial Planning Skills
  • Mapping a Financial Planning Strategy Moving Forward

We believe success is achieved through education. Whether your career goals include being selected for a job or a promotion the Launch Pad certificate program is designed to teach you the skills to achieve your goals and maximize your earning potential.

This program is FREE of charge. Please RSVP for each session to Dr. Rodney Altemose via email or call 215-258-7750.

Many thanks to our spring 2017 Launch Pad sponsor, Penn Community Bank.

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