When asked what I do, I will tell you that I “spit shine” people and things for a living. My arsenal of expertise helps smooth out the rough spots, whether it’s your look, the space you inhabit, or how you interact with the world around you.
Big Apple Education's center director possesses a great pedigree, the kind parents would want to see in a teacher: he's an educational doctoral candidate at Columbia University's Teachers College. If his own education sets him apart from the competition, then his passion for educating others similarly differentiates the programs he directs. He and his staff of professional teachers find creative ways to help kids with language, mathematics, sciences, and even standardized testing and college admissions.
They approach education in a lot of different ways, but one of the most interesting is the Lego language-learning class. Using the famed building-block toys, they and their students build a working replica of a foreign city, such as Shanghai, while focusing on the language needed to work together in class and navigate their tiny metropolis.
More than 2,000 people have benefited from Obi Okere's professional advice, but arguably the most important one was the first. Before Okere found his vocation in career coaching, he was a sales executive with a practiced understanding of business psychology. When a job-seeking friend landed a new position after taking his advice on how to better sell herself to potential employers, Okere realized he might have something valuable to offer the world.
Today, he boasts coaching certification from Columbia Business School and a master's degree candidacy in organizational leadership and adult learning. Prospective learners can glean insight live during one-on-one sessions and public seminars, they can and pick up his book From Job Interview to Job Offer: A Quick Guide to Interviewing Success for some inspiring reading.
Today's Groupon wipes out four hours worth of trifles, menial tasks, and complicated toils with a personal assistant from Lambent Services. Lambent is a personal-assistant agency that staffs an elite group of intelligent, motivated, and personable individuals, ready to work with busy people to free them from life's quotidian minutiae and onuses.That said, don’t limit your children’s potential with a list of children’s books that teach bad habits:
When done right, a theatrical performance can change its audience. It can move them, call them to action, or rally them around a specific cause. With this in mind, OnStage Leadership's instructors use techniques from the world of theater to help non-actors connect with a crowd, including business executives, managers, and freelancers. OnStage Leadership's team keeps most of what happens during their workshops a secret, but participants emerge more confident and with stronger stage presence.
Most Popular Service: Resume and cover letter design
Staff Size: 11?25 people
Do you or your staff have any special certifications or degrees?
Our staff consists of former Human Resources executives, life coaches, and CPRW-certified resume writers.
What aspect of your job, or the services you offer, most often surprises people?
Our coaching, which is a separate service in itself, is what surprises the majority of our clients who opt for it. It is unlike any other coaching out there because we incorporate life coaching into our programs.