Welcome to Operation

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Materials for every lesson are listed below. Please talk to your teacher if you have any questions! Happy Studying!

Introduction

In this first class, we go over why taking this class is important, our expectations from you, and get to know each other!

Materials: Expectations & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Goal Setting

Goal setting is all about planning your future by thinking about your past and where you are now. In this class we go over S.M.A.R.T. goals and other tricks for setting and making your goals.

Materials: PowerPointHandout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Applying for Jobs/Continuing Education

This class is all about thinking about your future in terms of applying to jobs or going back to school. Your teacher will provide you the information on the many opportunities available to you in whatever you are interested in pursuing. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Resume & Cover Letter I

The resume and cover letter workshop will be split into two sessions. The first one will get you ready to improve our write a new resume get into the habit of knowing your job experience and skills. This will help you be able to talk about them in a cover letter, which we will talk about in the next lesson, and in an interview. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Resume & Cover Letter II

In part two of the workshop, we will review your new resume or the changes you made to your resume in groups, and go over the importance of cover letters and how to write them.

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Confidence Building

In this workshop you will learn the personal traits to be a leader and self reflective. Confidence, and self reflection are as crucial as technical skills for a job.  

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Interviews

Interviews and communication are a major part of professional life. In this workshop you will learn the necessary skills  for interviews and about the details of the S.T.A.R. method. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Budgeting

Budgeting is the basis of both personal and commercial finances. In this lesson we will go over budgeting according to your income and expenses. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Leadership

One does not need to have an executive position to display skills of leadership. In this workshop you will learn the basics of leadership and skills needed for a good leader.

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Insurance

In this workshop we are going to talk about the safety nets of life, insurance. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)

Personal Finance

About debt, credit, loan, mortgage and other basics of personal finance. 

Materials: PowerPoint, Handout & Survey (Survey in Google Form)