Logo Design Basics
The Small Business Development Center will offer a class about business logo designs from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 15 at the SBDC offices on the UCCS campus, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway. The class fee is $30. Call (719) 255-3844 to register.
Making ethical business decisions
The Small Business Development Center will offer a class about business ethics from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado, 25 N. Wahsatch Ave., Ste 100. The registration fee is $20. Call (719) 255-3844 to register.
Basics of Bookkeeping
The Small Business Development Center will offer a class about bookkeeping basics from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the SBDC offices on the UCCS campus, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway. The registration fee is $40. Call (719) 255-3844 to register.
Springs regional history competition
The final rounds of the Colorado Springs Regional National History Day competition are scheduled for 8 a.m. Feb. 26 at Palmer Hall and Tutt Science Center. Attendance is free.
Peak Venture Group Breakfast
The Peak Venture Group will hold a networking breakfast at 7 a.m. March 11 at the Garden of the Gods Club. Call (719) 439-2934 for more information.
Citizens Project Religious Freedom Institute
Citizens Project will hold the Citizens’ Religious Freedom Institute, a one-day seminar addressing how the First Amendment to the U.S.Constitution protects religious freedom in public schools.The event is for teachers, students, parents, administrators, staff, school board members. The event scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the UCCS campus. The cost is $25 for general participants and $145 for those seeking in-service credit. Call 520-9899 or visit www.citizensproject.org for more information.
The Pikes Peak Workforce Center will hold the following workshops in January. There is no charge to attend, but attendees must register with Connecting Colorado, the state job search database, at www.connectingcolorado.com.
Workforce Center Orientation
9 or 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Online Job Search and Applications
10 a.m. to noon Jan. 13 and 27
CSI: Career Scene Investigation
1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays
A hands-on, exploration tools to survey interests, occupations, required training, wages, and labor market information for clues to your career plan.
Basic computer skills needed. To register, call (719) 667 -3790.
Self Employment: The Driver’s Seat
9 to 10 a.m., Jan 6 and 20
For those who want to be the boss and have an entrepreneurial personality. Explore a range of business start-up resources on enterprise zones, marketing and regulations. Register online at www.ppwfc.org
Federal Jobs: How to Apply
January 19, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
January 26, 10:30 to noon
This workshop provides hands-on help with complex Federal Job Application process. Register online at www.ppwfc.org for veterans sessions.
10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday
Learn tips and techniques for dealing with stress. No registration required. Walk-ins welcome.
Job Search: Interview Skills and Network Techniques
9 a.m. to 12 noon Tuesdays
Interviewing begins with networking — both in person and online via social media. Learn techniques to mine for job leads, answer interview questions and negotiate salary. Register online at www.ppwfc.org or call (719) 667-3790.
Resume ‘Righting!’ — Resume and Portfolio Design
These sessions provide intermediate to advanced resume and portfolio guidance.
2 to 4 p.m. Mondays
10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays
Network Groups: Ongoing job search and support on trends and leads
Job Search Group: Mondays, 10 a.m. to noon. No registration required.
50+ Job Seekers Group: Thursdays, 11 a.m. to noon. No registration required.
Veterans: Regular sessions on Jan. 5 and 12, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Register online at www.ppwfc.org for the veteran’s session.