Friday, December 30, 2011

Business development classes offered by college district

     The Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, in
partnership with the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce, has
launched a "Business Solutions Academy," featuring a series of
professional development educational classes designed to assist business
owners in the East County.

     Two classes are scheduled for January, both
of them from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Chamber offices, 201 S. Magnolia
Ave. in El Cajon.

     "New Year, New Attitudes," a class on how to improve attitudes in the
workforce and how attitudes can affect customer service, company image,
productivity and employee retention, will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 18.
"Customer Care Essentials," a class on exceeding customer expectations,
dealing with challenging customers and managing customer feedback, will
be held on Wednesday, Jan. 25.

     The cost to attend each class is $45 per person for Chamber members, $60 per person for non-Chamber members. For registration information, contact Linda Waring at the GCCCD Workplace Learning Resource Center at Cuyamaca College at (619) 660-4508, or the
Chamber offices, or (619) 440-6161.