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Building & Strengthening Confidence
 
Understanding oneself is necessary for self-actualization and realization and developing self-confidence. We are wired to understand the whys of our surroundings and build upon what we learn in our own lives. The goal of this course is to explore, discover, understand, and appropriately utilize our environment and experiences to enhance and improve our confidence level.

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18 - &up ElSols 10/29 - 11/19 Th 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM $30.00 View 15

College Writing Basics
 

While putting together a personal essay, we’ll explore a variety of brainstorming ideas, freewriting prompts, and writerly advice; change things up with a combination of punctuation, voice, and word choice; discover objective self-evaluation and the power of multiple drafts; experiment with creative introductions and conclusions; and review best practices for proofreading and formatting.



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18 - &up Malman 9/9 - 10/14 We 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $40.00 View 15

Create The Life You Want
 
Still waiting for the life you want? You have the ability to design your own lifestyle. Learn the five tools to get clarity on what you want, create opportunities to attract more of what you choose, and create your lifestyle design plan.

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18 - &up Walker 9/10 - 9/10 Th 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $35.00 View 15

Doing Business with Metro Nashville
 
Christina Alexander is a senior buyer for Metro who spent more than a decade in the private sector helping companies win government contracts. She will explain the government purchasing process and how your company can bid to win including the key aspects of a successful offer and major pitfalls to avoid.

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18 - &up Business Assistance Office 11/17 - 11/17 Tu 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM $0.00 View 100

Enneagram Basics
 

The enneagram is a simple personality tool that provides a framework for understanding oneself and others through both behavioral and thought patterns. This virtual workshop is a brief overview of the enneagram and of all 9 types. 



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Enneagram101
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18 - &up Bernhardt 9/21 - 9/21 Mo 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM $25.00 View 50
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18 - &up Bernhardt 10/19 - 10/19 Mo 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $25.00 View 50

How to Advocate for Yourself
 
Very few things in life are guaranteed, but how do you know when you need to cut your losses and move on or when you should push for what you actually want? Learn how to identify what you truly value and want, develop strategies to advocate for yourself at work and in life, and receive personalized suggestions and action steps for your real-life scenarios.

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18 - &up Morris 11/2 - 11/2 Mo 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $15.00 View 10

How to Maximize Your Time
 

We could all be more productive and efficient during the course of the workday. Students will learn how to manage their time so that getting more done feels virtually effortless. Instruction will cover a tried and true system for managing your time. Use it and you'll end each day feeling relaxed and start the following one with a sense of renewed focus, knowing you crossed everything off your list yesterday, and can do it again today! Fee includes course book.



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18 - &up Love 8/13 - 8/13 Th 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM $35.00 View 47
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18 - &up Love 10/15 - 10/15 Th 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM $35.00 View 25

How to Write a Business Plan
 
Although each business is unique, students can learn the basic components of a business plan. The following components will be covered: executive summary, mission statement, products and services, marketing strategy, target market, competition, financial planning, and sales. After class you will be able to identify the important sections of a business plan and write an effective business plan.

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18 - &up Love 9/17 - 9/24 Th 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM $40.00 View 24

How to Write a Winning Resume and Cover Letter
 

Apply for your next job with a custom resume and cover letter that showcase your accomplishments and highlights your strengths. Students will learn the objective of a resume, the correct format to use, and how to create unique job descriptions. Additionally, students will learn how a cover letter should complement your resume and help land you an interview.



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18 - &up Smith 8/19 - 8/19 We 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $25.00 View 25

Mastering Money
 
A personal finance course for real people that will teach a realistic path to mastering your money. Instruction includes in class lecture and take-home exercises used to help you develop a custom budget and good financial habits.

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18 - &up Dasgupta 9/8 - 9/8 Tu 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM $25.00 View 50

Navigating Zoom with NCE
 

Do you miss in person classes but are nervous about using online platforms? Feel like you're "technology challenged" and want to learn more before signing up for a virtual class? Learn how to create an account, use various Zoom capabilities, and stay secure so that you don't have to miss out on enrichment, connection or knowledge. This class will be geared toward complete beginners (or those who are struggling) and will primarily focus on how to use Zoom with Nashville Community Education classes.



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Zoom101
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18 - &up Harding 8/17 - 8/17 Mo 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM $0.00 View 83
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18 - &up Harding 9/8 - 9/8 Tu 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM $0.00 View 100

Situational Leadership
 

As a leader in this changing time, your ability to develop and motivate others is more needed than ever. Because everyone and every situation is different, it important to be flexible and targeted with each conversation and approach with team members. Learn to recognize four development levels to better understand team members’ needs, behaviors and results. Leave feeling comfortable leading productive conversations to develop competence and commitment in others.

 



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18 - &up Ellis 9/22 - 9/29 Tu 05:00 PM - 07:30 PM $45.00 View 20

Small Business Reserve Program
 

Starting in Fall 2020, Metro contracts for less than $250,000 will be set aside for small businesses. To compete, firms must join the new small business reserve program. The process is simple and designed to promote fair competition. Sign-up to learn how your firm can benefit!



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18 - &up Business Assistance Office 9/15 - 9/15 Tu 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM $0.00 View 100

Start Your Own Business
 
Do you want to start a business? Learn key strategies for turning your idea into a profitable and sustainable business. A veteran business owner will show you how to create an entrepreneurial mindset that sets you apart from your competition, provides outside-the-box strategies for marketing, leadership and team building as well as developing laser focus goals.

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18 - &up Love 8/27 - 8/27 Th 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM $35.00 View 46
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18 - &up Love 10/29 - 10/29 Th 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM $35.00 View 25

The New Normal – How Small Businesses Are Adapting
 
Small businesses have radically changed how they operate to survive during the pandemic. Hear their stories and learn how you can apply these lessons to your own operations, no matter what your industry. Resources and economic trends will also be covered.

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18 - &up Business Assistance Office 10/13 - 10/13 Tu 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM $0.00 View 100

Time Management and Productivity
 
Many busy professionals are working from home these days. As such many of us are balancing work, family, school, and more, all in the same space.  That can make focusing on work more challenging than ever, but you can still meet deadlines and work efficiently. Instruction includes useful tips for managing email and prioritizing tasks including how to assess situations, demands, and alternatives before you take action. You will also learn to juggle multiple priorities and use your time wisely.  

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18 - &up Ellis 9/23 - 9/23 We 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM $35.00 View 20

Unconscious Bias and Your Relationships
 

Want to discover what some of your unconscious biases are and learn how it can be affecting relationships Learn some psychology basics and how our perceptions affect how and what we communicate. We will learn others' unique stories and perceptions and recognize our own unique perceptions through sitting in circle every week as well as doing some self-reflection exercises, written activities and group coaching facilitated by a certified life coach and professor of communication.

 



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18 - &up Johnson 9/16 - 9/16 We 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $35.00 View 23