Your Randolph Business Connection


Your Randolph Business Connection

CCM Center for Workforce Development Grant-Supported Courses

The County College of Morris Center for Workforce Development is offering new grant-supported training courses throughout the year at no cost for employees of non-governmental businesses in New Jersey. The classes will consist of live and virtual instruction sessions and will provide participants with insight into key topics of business management, critical thinking skills, and leadership skills. The center also provides the opportunity for employers to schedule classes exclusively for their companies at their worksites. To register and learn more about courses, visit

Self-Advocacy & Negotiation

Wednesday, November 29 & Thursday, November 30: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Self-Advocacy is the ability to advocate on your own behalf and represent your interests. This program provides skills to effectively negotiate and enhance self-advocacy in order to achieve goals. These techniques can be applied to a wide variety of situations in the workplace. Participants will: Learn the principles of self-advocacy

  • Explore the fundamentals of negotiating
  • Understand ways to develop assertive communication
  • Discuss ways to overcome challenges
  • Incorporate self-advocacy in negotiations

Top Excel Tools for Efficiency 

Tuesday, December 12 & Wednesday, December 13: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

PREREQUISITE: Intermediate Excel or Equivalent

This training is dedicated to learning quick tricks on the top must-have skills for improving your efficiency with Excel: Date Validation, Logical Functions, Conditional Formatting, Lookup and Reference Functions, and Pivot Tables. These tools will help increase your productivity and motivate you to tackle your spreadsheets with ease. Join this quick power training to help boost your effectiveness and efficiency in Excel.

Outlook in a Nutshell

 Tuesday, December 12 & Thursday, December 14: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

PREREQUISITE: Basic understanding of Microsoft Windows.

Outlook is Microsoft’s tool for managing your email, contacts and calendars. In this course, you will learn to use Outlook to send, receive and manage email messages, manage your contact information, schedule appointments and meetings, create tasks and notes for yourself and customize the Outlook interface to suit your working style. Don’t deal with a disorganized inbox; learn to use Outlook’s powerful features to stay on top of messages and schedules.


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