21st Century Workplace Skills Blog

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 »

The Opportunities and Challenges for Today’s Non-Profit Professional

Much has changed in the realm of non-profits over the last decade. Significant funding from county, state and federal agencies has decreased, impacting many organizations. Pressure to do more with fewer funds is a common theme. With leaner budgets, even the most successful non-profits are operating more like businesses with an emphasis on strategic planning,… Read more »

New York Baseball Academy Welcomes John Habyan

Hofstra’s New York Baseball Academy (NYBA) is thrilled to welcome Major League Baseball pitching veteran John Habyan as a new pitching coach. A former New York Yankees pitcher, Habyan has 11 seasons of major league experience, including stints with the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Angels. NYBA has been running as a baseball school… Read more »