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Are you undecided about a career or want information about a career? Contact CAAS to make an appointment with a staff person who will assist you with using the Career Cruising software to explore possible careers. Call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3917.

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Workshop: How to Create Study Guides
(Academic)
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Room A-102

Learn how to organize all of the information from your instructor and your books. Get tricks and techniques on how to create effective study guides for your online and face-to-face classes. Learn about online apps for creating flashcards and study guides.

Professional Etiquette
(Professional)
Wednesday and Thursday, March 1 & 2, 2017, 1-3 p.m., Room B-210

Are you familiar with proper etiquette for attending social business events, business meetings and interviews? Career services and CAAS staff will provide you with the knowledge of how to make a good impression, strike up a conversation, how to conduct introductions between individuals. We will provide you with the opportunity to practice what is taught.

Health Services Healthy Living Habits
(Student Connections)
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Room B-223

Take charge of you own health and wellness! Our campus nurse, Jackie, will explain how you can handle and treat the following to live a productive life:
   • Increasing your Energy and Stamina
   • Healthy Eating Choices
   • Flu Prevention
   • Stress Reduction
   • Drug & Alcohol Prevention
   • Health Insurance Options
   • Discounted Medical Care Resources
   • Discounted Prescription Resources

Social Media: Dos & Don'ts and General Online Privacy
(Student Connections)
Thursday, March 30, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Room A-102

Privacy online is an illusion. Private messages can be copied. Friends can take screen shots of your status updates and share them with others. It happens to everyone at some point. There is no need to stop interacting online; just learn how to be vigilant in how you interact with others. Protect your privacy when using social media — or anytime you are online at home, work, or elsewhere. We will discuss some handy tips that will help increase your online security and privacy.

Workshop: Avoiding Negativity/Getting into Positive Action
(Academic)
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Room A-102
In this workshop, we will talk about tools to develop a realistic plan for school and how to improve your mindset toward school. Learn some ways that you can manage your inner critic, avoid sabotaging your progress and avoid procrastination. 

Have Fun, Get Healthy!
(Student Connections)
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Room R-221

Interested in improving your physical health while having fun. Gain an understanding how physical activity can improve your physical and mental health. Learn about the various classes available to you here at Triton College through the Sport, Health, & Exercise Science Department to help you start that process.

Keeping up Motivation-You can do it!
(Academic)
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Library Circulation Desk

Early in the semester students start out motivated, but sometimes they run out of steam, get behind and get overwhelmed. Learn about strategies for getting re-motivated, communicating with faculty and staying focused on your work instead of focusing on feelings that are not going to help your productivity.

Characteristics that Employers Value in Their Employees
(Student Connections)
Thursday, April 27, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Library Circulation Desk

Employers hire people to help their company make money or help their company save money. Whether it’s a manager who makes business decisions or a receptionist who makes the first impression on customers or a maintenance worker who makes the building a safe place to work, all are hired and paid to contribute to the success of the company.

Workshop: Getting along with your Coworkers
(Professional)
Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1-2 p.m., Library Circulation Desk

So you have a job, but certain skills are important to keeping that job. Learn about how to be professional with your coworkers, how to set boundaries, and how to interact positively with them and your boss. Learn about what bosses expect and how to communicate with them.