Course Description

This course is 16 learning hours inclusive of 6 hours of live sessions. It is recommended that students spend an average of 1.5 hours per week on this course.

In today's work environment, as good as you may be, if nobody is aware of you, the chances of getting hired or advancing in your career are limited. So how you present yourself and maintain that presence is key to your success. In this six-week, course we will discover and develop ways and means in developing a noteworthy professional presence.

Course Outline

Week 1: Module 1, introductions, and temperament assessment

Week 2: Modules 2-4, defining presence, setting goals, and conducting a personal SWOT analysis

Week 3: Modules 5-8, developing self-confidence & resiliency, handling uncertainty, setting realistic expectations, and developing a career action plan

Week 4: Modules 9-13, assessing mindset & emotional intelligence, relating to introverts & extraverts, building a solid reputation & personal brand

Week 5: Modules 14-16, using “facetime”, maintaining a noteworthy presence, and making a good first impression

Week 6: Module 17, summary of what was learned and identifying next steps

What You Will Learn

Participants will gain practical skills in being able to:

  • Present themselves in their best light
  • Improve their resilience in the face of rejection & deal with uncertainty
  • Identify, assess, and develop their career strategies while evaluating & developing their own brand/reputation
  • Improve their self-awareness especially in their emotional intelligence and mindsets


Registering for this course will automatically enrol you in the Certificate in Agile Communications. You will not be charged for additional courses in the certificate unless you also enrol in those courses.

Recommended For

  • Anyone wishing to develop or repair a professional reputation
  • Anyone wishing to advance in their careers
  • Anyone wishing to get proper recognition for their work
  • Anyone wishing to improve their chances of being hired by the organization or company they desire 

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Grabbing the Spotlight: Developing Your Professional Presence
2:00PM to 3:00PM
May 12, 2021 to Jun 23, 2021
Schedule and Location
Total Learning Hours
  • Online Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
COWR0014 non-credit $795.00
Section Notes
Take advantage of a savings of $200 on the Spring 2021 offering of this course (regularly priced at $995).
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