Archive for September, 2012

Performance Skills Coalition Meeting: Coaching Skills

Performance Skills Coalition Meeting: Coaching Skills

As with many employers nowadays, coaching skills have risen to the top of a list of crucial skills necessary for managing employees. On Thursday, September 13, Seattle Jobs Initiative hosted the most recent meeting of the Performance Skills Coalition, where over 25 professionals participated in a dynamic workshop on the fundamentals of coaching for soft skills. The workshop was facilitated by internationally acclaimed Executive Coach and Trainer Nina McGuffin Simonds!

After a round of introductions, participants paired off to brainstorm about ...

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Executive Director Anne Keeney Discusses SJI In Radio Podcast

SJI Executive Director Anne Keeney was a featured guest for an interesting and lively discussion on the Walk the Talk with Kim Show on ...
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New Participant Video Online Now!

SJI is proud to share our latest participant video, “Dede’s Story”! When Dede started the SJI Medical Business Information Technology (MBIT) program back in January 2012, she was searching for a way to move her life and the life of her family forward. Her story is a great example of how the SJI program can help people transition from job skills training to internship to full-time jobs. Not only does her training and experience offer ...

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