Having spent my entire career in the field of Human Resources, I have witnessed many evolutions in this profession. During the early part of my career, our department was called “Personnel”— which no one seemed to be able to spell! I would receive interoffice envelopes addressed to “Personal,” “Personnell,” “Personel” and, rarely, Personnel! No matter …more about Putting the “Human” Back Into Human Resources
Latest News and Trends
The time has almost arrived to usher in a new quarter at Bellevue College Continuing Education. With a handful of classes left in the current fall quarter, there are still quite a few options available for those just-in-time learners looking to quickly pick up some new skills. Looking ahead, we are excited to announce the start of …more about Online Registration for Winter Quarter 2017 Starts This Friday, 11/18
Time is a precious commodity when you are trying to balance work, life and family, making it all the more important to select the right school to continue your lifelong learning goals. With so many continuing education options out there, how does one decide which program is best for them? This is a question that …more about Is Bellevue College CE the Right Choice for Your Educational Goals?
In 2013, soon after Booking.com opened their new Bellevue call center, they approached Green River College to utilize a Washington State jobs training program for training their new hires. The company was prioritizing their increasing rate of growth, but it was also important for them to improve productivity, as well as customer and partner satisfaction. …more about Featured Client: Booking.com Partners with BTI to Train 300 New Hires
World Languages instructor, Marco Wilhelm, is originally from Saarland, a small state in Germany. He studied in both Germany and Spain, receiving a Master’s Degree in German, English and Spanish, and later a certification for teaching German as a foreign language. He started to teach German in Spain in 1998, and also worked for several …more about Instructor Spotlight: Meet German Language Instructor Marco Wilhelm
In recent years the practice of meditation has become much more mainstream. Major companies now offering courses in meditation and mindfulness to their employees. Doctors are recommending meditation to their patients to reduce stress and improve health. So how does one begin the practice of meditation, and what are some of the benefits? How to …more about Meditation: Why is it becoming so popular?
Different jobs require different skills throughout a person’s career. With continuing education classes, you can learn exactly what you need to start a new job, enhance your skill set, or pursue a completely new career path. Lara Baca has been taking continuing education classes for most of her adult life, which has allowed her to …more about New Skills Lead to a New Career with Continuing Education Classes
Managing to get hired for a job in an industry of your choosing has become a luxury in today’s competitive job market. This begs the question – what does one do when they are new to a career field and need to build up their skill set? One of the quickest and most effective ways …more about Student Success: HR Management Certificate Alumni Prepares for Bright Future
Making the important decision to take classes on top of your already busy schedule means that you want to do it right from the start. Naturally, going back to school this time around will be a bit different than your high school or college days. With this new territory comes critical questions about the process. …more about Have Questions? Check out the Continuing Education FAQ
You thought you were done with school forever, that it was the last time you would ever have to turn in homework, yet here you are again joining the ranks of lifelong learners. Going back to school can seem like a scary prospect after taking an extended break to focus on your career. Luckily, there …more about How to Be Successful at Continuing Education After a Break From School