Insignia College offers the following Personal Development courses:
This module orients students to the expectations of college-level study and introduces strategies for success such as time management, goal setting, study skills, utilization of campus resources, critical thinking and note and test-taking skills. Students will be expected to demonstrate initiative and take responsibility for their decisions.
Students will learn to create professional resumes and cover letters. They will have the use of a job search lab which has unlimited internet access, a job search resource library and a fax machine and phone for contacting prospective employers. A facilitator will also be available to provide advice on job finding resources, interview skills /techniques, and mock interviews. Students will learn how to summarize verbally their core curriculum learning and to market their skills effectively.
Students will learn to empower themselves using the practice of mindfulness and meditation to be more aware of their priorities and objectives in the workplace, leading to less stress, increased productivity, improved work ethic, and a more enriching work environment. Note: This is an instructor-led course given at the workplace or at Insignia College.