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Business English

Free

with Emily Nash

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 8 weeks

Learn and practice writing skills for an office setting. Identify the audience, the purpose, and the key points to convey in your business documents, whether they are memos, emails, or letters. Learn to be clear and concise, and also to be aware of the tone of your documents to send the intended message and get the results you desire. Practice editing for clarity, grammar, and mechanics. This class is part of the Office Skills Model Office course. No class 02/19/19; makeup class (if needed) 04/09/19.

Customer Service: Making the Best First Impression

$35

with Ann Sargent

Calendar Mar 7, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Offering consistent, friendly customer service is a key to repeat business and customer loyalty. A big step toward improving customer service is getting your employees to look at their jobs through the eyes of their customers. Ellsworth Adult Education and the Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce are offering an opportunity for businesses and individuals to enhance their customer service. Trainers will be area employers with focus on quality customer service. Each session will have handouts that can be added to the student’s personal growth file or shared with others in their workplace. A certificate of completion will be awarded to those who successfully complete all four sessions. Makeup class (if needed) 04/04/19.

Dress for Success on a Shoestring (Session 1)

$25

with Rebecca Alley and Annie Sargent

Calendar Mar 29, 2019 at 12 pm, runs for 4 weeks

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to dress for success. Join us for a four-session workshop to share tips on looking your best at interviews or on the job. This workshop will include field trips to local establishments. Fee waivers available for Learning Center participants. No class 04/12/19 or 04/19/19; makeup class (if needed) 05/10/19.

Dress for Success on a Shoestring (Session 2)

$25

with Rebecca Alley and Annie Sargent

Calendar Apr 1, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to dress for success. Join us for a four-session workshop to share tips on looking your best at interviews or on the job. This workshop will include field trips to local establishments. Fee waivers available for Learning Center participants. No class 04/15/19; makeup class (if needed) 05/06/19.

Google Docs and GMail

Free

with Shannon Schmelzer and Chris Suggs

Calendar Mar 15, 2019 at 12 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Learn to use this cloud-based program to create and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, set up a Gmail account, and more. Computers will be available for this training, you will not need to bring a laptop or purchase software to attend. Makeup class (if needed) 03/29/19.

This class is offered without charge thanks to the Maine Digital Inclusion Initiative and AmeriCorps.

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Introduction to Computers

Free

with Shannon Schmelzer and Chris Suggs

Calendar Feb 8, 2019 at 12 pm, runs for 2 weeks

If you are new to computers or want to update your skills, this course is for you. Computers will be available for this training, you will not need to bring a laptop or purchase software to attend. Makeup class (if needed) 03/01/19.

This class is offered without charge thanks to the Maine Digital Inclusion Initiative and AmeriCorps.

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Microsoft Office 2013 Excel

Free

with Shannon Schmelzer and Chris Suggs

Calendar Mar 8, 2019 at 4 pm, runs for 3 weeks

We'll work through the Microsoft Office spreadsheet application, learning to organize and calculate data. Computers will be available for this training, you will not need to bring a laptop or purchase software to attend. Makeup class (if needed) 03/29/19.

This class is offered without charge thanks to the Maine Digital Inclusion Initiative and AmeriCorps.

Full Course

Microsoft Office 2013 Word

Free

with Shannon Schmelzer and Chris Suggs

Calendar Feb 1, 2019 at 4 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn how to format text, use paragraph dialog boxes, add indents, work with tables and columns and do more with your documents. Computers will be available for this training, you will not need to bring a laptop or purchase software to attend. Makeup class (if needed) 03/01/19.

This class is offered without charge thanks to the Maine Digital Inclusion Initiative and AmeriCorps.

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