Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Using Goals to Maintain Willpower


It’s been said that success is 99 percent perspiration; if you want to achieve your goals, you must work hard. But no one pushes themselves that hard or perspires that much without strong motivation.

Thus whether you plan to start a book, write a business, or improve your health, you must first find the motivation to succeed. The following tips from Brian Tracy will help you stay motivated for the long haul, persevering and perspiring until you achieve your goals.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

5 Ways to Create a Strategic Life Plan


Start looking at your strategic life plan with the lens of value. What is the value you’re bringing to every day, every week, every month?

What’s my vision? Did I achieve what I intended to do? Did I learn? Did I truly understand? Did I have an experience that is second to none?

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Sunday, July 22, 2018

The Power of Persuasion


Your ability to persuade and influence people to help you get the things you want in life is one of the most important skills you can develop. Learn more from Brian Tracy in this video.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

How to Speak Confidently and Communicate Effectively (3 Tips)


In this video I'm going to teach you 3 tips on how to communicate your ideas clearly and confidently at work, in interviews or in meetings. And this will especially help you if you find that you struggle to express your thoughts clearly. If you've been asking "how to communicate effectively", "how to confidently speak in public", "how to speak confidently" and "how to be confident when speaking" then this is the video for you.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Brian Tracy's Interview Tips to Get Your Dream Job


Acing an interview is both art and science. In order to give effective answers, you need to anticipate the information that interviewers want and figure out how to state it in a detailed, coherent way.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Programs & Trainings: Job Seekers



Teamsters 10-Hour OSHA Construction Safety
July 24th – July 25th, 2018| 320 Campus Lane, Fairfield
Many jurisdictions require construction workers to take this course. It covers OSHA standards, electrical safety, fall protection and other topics chosen to match the training needs and job tasks of the workers attending the course. Upon successful completion of this course, each worker receives an "OSHA 10-Hour Card" that certifies that the worker has completed this course. To sign up, go to: www.teamsterworkertrainingprogram.org. On LEFT column, click on “Training Centers”, Northern CA Teamsters Apprentice Training & Educ. Trust Fund (NCTAT) in Rancho Murrieta, CA and scroll down list of courses to the class/location then “Register”.

HOT!!! The North Bay Trades Introduction Program
Deadline to sign up: July 23rd | Class starts: August 13th
Vallejo Regional Education
A FREE 120-hour MC3 Program, an introduction to the building and construction trades. Participants receive First Aid/CPR & OSHA Certification, PPE personal protection equipment, and learn blue print reading/technology and construction math. Course is designed for entrance into a green construction career ladder through a state certified apprenticeship program. Program requirements: 18 years or older, documentation to work, valid Driver’s License, High School Diploma or equivalent, ability to do physical work and pass drug test, North Bay residents preferred. Priority is given to disadvantaged youth, women and veterans. Contact (707) 576-7299 or sonomabctc@gmail.com to sign-up for the required orientation on July 24th 2018, 6:00PM. 

Full Calendar of Classes, Workshops, and Networking Events offered through the WDB: Fairfield Location and Vallejo Location

Saturday, July 7, 2018

What to Do with Your Hands During a Job Interview


In their book "Crazy Good Interviewing," John B. Molidor, Ph.D., and Barbara Parus share the best ways to use your hands in a job interview. They also outline a few things you shouldn't do.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Happy 4th of July!


"America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand." 
-Harry S. Truman​

Sunday, July 1, 2018

How to Talk to Anyone with Ease and Confidence


How can you have dazzling conversation with everyone you meet? I have a few tricks and tips to using easy conversation starters that lead amazing and memorable conversation. Check out this video on the art (and science) of sparkling conversation.