21st Century Workplace Skills Blog

Retrain Your Brain for Success with Diane Lang

Scientific research concludes that one can change, break and form new habits. This ability is critical to personal development and professional development. Diane Lang, a psychotherapist and life coach specializing in Positive Psychology, teaches Retrain Your Brain, a course that gives students exercises and tools they can use to help retrain their brain to have… Read more »


Where to Start to Launch a Career in IT

If you peruse online job boards, it’s difficult not to notice the demand for workers with information technology (IT) skills. With nearly every business, non-profit organization and governmental office relying heavily on software and hardware to support their work, it’s no wonder why there are so many computer and tech-related openings. Yes, there are many… Read more »


Introduction to Microsoft Excel with Jack Quinn

Jack Quinn brings his 42+ years of experience in Information Technology and 28+ years of Excel experience as he teaches Introduction to Microsoft Excel. Quinn has been teaching Excel classes at Hofstra since 2009. He has developed the curriculum for and teaches both the Excel Introduction and Intermediate courses. The Introduction to Excel course introduces… Read more »


Learn How to Fundraise from a Pro with 25 Years of Fundraising Experience

Are you involved with a not-for-profit that relies on fundraising? You have come to the right place! Kathy Munsch, Hofstra instructor and fundraising professional, is here to offer a wealth of knowledge and experience in fundraising through special events. Kathy Munsch teaches our Creating Special Events for Not-For-Profits course. In this course, Kathy uses her… Read more »