Posts Categorized: 21st Century Workplace Skills

Criminal Law with Virginia Clavin Higgins

When it comes to criminal law, Virginia Clavin Higgins is a true expert. With a resume that includes Principal Law Clerk to Supervising Judge of the Nassau County Court, Former Assistant District Attorney, and Village Justice for the Village of Valley Stream, students can feel confident in the depth of knowledge Virginia Clavin Higgins has… Read more »


Personal Training Certificate Courses: Online vs. Face to Face Class

Personal training has evolved into an exciting career that combines multiple aspects of assessment, health, nutrition and fitness. If you’re passionate about fitness and curious about working full or part-time as a personal fitness trainer you need to know the different certificate programs and how to make sense of the alphabet soup of personal training… Read more »


Introduction to Visual Basic .NET with Michael Devlin

An applications manager by trade, Michael Devlin has been teaching the Introduction to Visual Basic .NET course since 2004. The .NET framework is a very popular and powerful application development environment. Who is this course for? Anyone who is interested in learning how to develop applications using the Visual Basic language, the .NET framework, and/or… Read more »


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 »