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Social Media-Busy Entrepreneur

DCB 2231

SOCIAL MEDIA FOR BUSY ENTREPRENEURS This straightforward workshop will answer your social media questions and help you create a solid social media foundation for your business. Whether you want to grow your brand awareness, increase website traffic, or drive more sales, you’ll learn how to craft a simple social media strategy to achieve your goals. You’ll learn social media concepts and practical information for applying it to your own business, even if you’re too busy to do one more thing. Course covers: - Which is the best social media platform for your business - How to create your own social media strategy and content - Finding your ideal clients on social media - What to say – and what NOT to say – when you connect - How and when to have the sales conversation

Publish a Book with Amazon

DCB 2249

Publishing a book on Amazon is not as daunting as it seems. Free tools are available to help you create an eBook, paperback, and audiobook. Join Middletown author Marianne Sciucco (Blue Hydrangeas, Swim Season) for a two-hour workshop to learn how to prepare your manuscript for publication, upload your files to the Amazon publishing sites, position your book for the market, and promote your book once it’s available to the public. To enhance your experience it is suggested that you bring a fully charged laptop or tablet to this class.

BLOGGING FOR AUTHORS & OTHERS

DCB 2250

Blogging is a sure way to establish a presence on the internet and build your discoverability. In this two hour course, Middletown author Marianne Sciucco will teach you how to: set up your blog, decide what to blog about, drive traffic to your site, find followers, and more. This course will be helpful to authors and others with a business or product to sell.

Culture of Inclusion

DCB 2266

CULTURE OF INCLUSION In this workshop you will learn how to operate effectively in the diverse world we live in today. This experiential workshop will help you avoid those “embarrassing moments” and help uncover you own unconscious biases. Building a solid framework for personal or professional relationships with people different from yourself will help you grow in your job and get more clients for your business. You will learn how to create and function with diverse teams to increase satisfaction and productivity. - Introductions & Icebreakers - Establishing Your Objectives - Becoming aware of the culture - Diversity & Inclusion activity with debrief - More about defining & recognizing Diversity - Awareness activity for Business with debrief - How to encourage diversity & inclusion in the workplace - Discussion of impact in your business market - Building a Diverse workforce Rosalia Bythewood-Saverino is a manager at the Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union. In 2008, she led a team to develop the credit union’s first Diversity Council. The Council was charged with educating, celebrating, and monitoring diversity and inclusion within the organization. In 2012, Rosalia completed her Diversity and Inclusion Management Certification through Cornell University. Additionally, she has experience teaching and engaging teens in diversity and inclusion and how to be successful in our diverse world.

WordPress II

DCM 1747

INTERMEDIATE WORDPRESS - WEBSITES Want to take your business to the next level? Learn state-of-the-art skills in the world of web-based media? WordPress is a powerful program designed to create websites and blogs, and the most popular blogging/website platform in the world. - What is a website & how it differs & enhances a blog - How to create & format page posts - Modify your images & media with WordPress Media Library tools - Customize your themes using CSS - Create custom menus • Add HTML to your pages and WIDGETS - Use APIs like Google Map & MailChimp forms - Add Plugins to your site to add functionality - Optimize your website or blog for SEO (search engine optimization) integrating media & social media with your website or blog, and a lot mor e! Prerequisite: This course is designed for people who want to learn how to make a business or personal website. Introduction to WordPress or some experience with WordPress is necessary. Students must have a proficiency in basic computer skills, such as using email, the internet, Google and light word processing.Instructor: D. Pearlman

Defensive Driving

DDC 1101

Prevent and avoid accidents through techniques developed and updated by the National Safety Council and approved by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. This six-hour class may allow for a 10% savings on auto liability, no-fault, and collision insurance premiums for three years. You also may receive a reduction of up to four points on your driving record toward points accumulated prior to class completion.

Driver Education

DEP 1101

SUNY Ulster's Driver Education program is offered at the following high schools: Kingston, Rondout Valley, New Paltz, Wallkill, Marlboro, Onteora, and Highland. The driver training program, which is approved by the New York State Education Department, is a 48-hour course. Included are six hours of behind-the-wheel instruction, 18 hours of in-car observation, 24 hours of classroom training, and orientation. Upon successful completion of the program you will receive a certificate entitling you to a Senior License at the age of 17 as well as a premium reduction with participating insurance companies. This program is administered in cooperation with an area auto school. To register, students must be at least 16 years of age at the time of orientation and possess a learner's permit. Driver Education Application/Consent Form is available at sunyulster.edu/ce which must be completed by a parent or guardian. Note: Driving time is finalized at the orientation. Missed classes must be made up at another high school. Note: After two weeks from the start of the program no refunds will be issued.

AdultDriverTraining-10 session

DEP 1103

Gain independence! Learn to drive in 10 one-hour private lessons. Students have the option of being picked up at their home or another convenient location. Completion of the program enables students to take the New York State road test. A valid learners permit is required.

Adult Driver 5 Sessions

DEP 1104

Brush up on driving skills or sign up for additional driver training with five one-hour sessions. Students have the option of being picked up at their home or another convenient location. Completion of the program enables students to take the New York State road test. A valid learners permit is required.

Beg & Inexperienced Drivers

DEP 1105

PRIVATE DRIVING LESSONS SPECIFICALLY FOR TEEN BEGINNING AND INEXPERIENCED DRIVERS – 5 Lessons These one-on-one lessons from experienced driving instructors are designed to meet the needs of teens and adults who are new to driving. Free door-to-door pick-up/drop-off from home, school or workplace is available. Specially equipped model cars (dual-brake, dual-mirror and real time GPS) provide comfort and safety. Flexible lesson times are planned to fit your busy schedule.

Road Test Service

DEP 1106

ROAD TEST SERVICE (ONLY OFFERED AS AN ADDITIONAL OPTION TO 5-HOUR & 10-HOUR LESSON PACKAGES) This offering includes a pick from your home, school or workplace on the day of DMV Road Test. A one-hour lesson prior to DMV Road test is included. The road test vehicle is provided.

Drive Lesson-Beg&Inexperienced

DEP 1107

PRIVATE DRIVING LESSONS SPECIFICALLY FOR TEEN BEGINNING AND INEXPERIENCED DRIVERS – 10 Lessons These one-on-one lessons from experienced driving instructors are designed to meet the needs of teens and adults who are new to driving. Free door-to-door pick-up/drop-off from home, school or workplace is available. Specially equipped model cars (dual-brake, dual-mirror and real time GPS) provide comfort and safety. Flexible lesson times are planned to fit your busy schedule.

All About Donkeys

NCC 1171

Contrary to public perception, the donkey is a very sweet, calm, smart, playful and affectionate animal. Come interact one-on-one with a herd of miniature and standard donkeys (and one zonkey!) and experience first-hand why the donkey is perhaps the most under-appreciated and misunderstood of man's most valuable domesticated animals. Instructor: S. Stiert

Reiki Advanced

NCC 1730

This is level I and II of the six levels to Reiki Master/Teacher, the highest level of Reiki healing but is not exclusively for those wishing to go on to the master level. This class will enhance the Reiki energy with the Kundalini energy from within and you will learn breathing techniques to facilitate this. You will also receive two more ancient symbols for healing yourself and others. Approved for 8 NCBTMB CE hours. Instructor: L. Salluzzi

Spanish II

NCC 2000

Designed for those who want to improve and polish their Spanish skills for conversational, real life situations. The instructor adapts the course content to the level of the students in the class. Instructor: M. Guldan Prerequisite: Spanish I or Permission from the instructor. Email (macaulep@sunyulster.edu) or call (845-802-7173) Patrice Macauley and she will put you in contact with the instructor.


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