21st Century Workplace Skills Blog

Filling in the Gaps: Staying Up-to-Date in Today’s Workplace

In today’s ever-changing professional environment, it is often very difficult to keep up-to-date with your personal and professional development. Whether you are between jobs, just starting something new, or looking to move up the ladder in your career, there are endless reasons to keep yourself polished and your resume up-to-date with new and improved-upon skills…. Read more »


So You Want to be a Voiceover Actor? with Gerry Laytin

With a resume that includes Broadcast Communications Major at Hofstra University, WRHU Executive Board, and industry experience in both client and talent capacities, Gerry Laytin offers great value to students in his Hofstra University course So You Want to be a Voiceover Actor? In this course, Laytin teaches script interpretation, voice modulation, vocal health, how… Read more »


Public Speaking with Confidence with Gerry Laytin

Gerry Laytin’s communications career spans over 30 years with time spent as a corporate spokesperson for small to mid-sized businesses as well as Fortune 100 corporations, and as a graduate assistance instructor for the Dale Carnegie Course, one of the nation’s first and top classes teaching public speaking. Laytin brings this wealth of knowledge and… Read more »


ASL Linguistics I with Mary Altuna

Mary Altuna is a RID Certified Interpreter, Teacher of the Deaf, Teacher of the Speech & Hearing Handicapped, Reading Teacher and SLPI Rater. She has over 32 years of experience in Deaf Education and as an Interpreter. She also has over 20 years of experience teaching Linguistics of ASL, training prospective interpreters and teaching ASL…. Read more »


Certified Financial Planner Courses with Kevin J. Cantwell CFP

Kevin Cantwell has been a Certified Planner Practitioner for over 15 years and has worked in the financial services industry for 20 years. He holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting. Cantwell uses his training as a planner to assist individuals and business owners in preparing for their financial future. He also teaches at Hofstra University… Read more »