3 Networking Tips to Get You Started

Networking fosters engagement and interaction. It leads to more opportunities as people get to know one another and find commonalities. Networking can be useful in all professions. We know that it can be a daunting task, so we put together 3 networking tips to get you started. Begin by building your personal network. Evaluate your […]

Student Spotlight: Della Bloom

Della Bloom emphasizes the importance of learning how to operate software. When she began her career in the workforce, computers were not as vital as they are today. In today’s technological world she felt like she was at a disadvantage, and so she came to Neway Directions where she is being trained in Microsoft Office. […]

Student Spotlight: Jane Cerutti

“Training at Neway Directions introduces me to other points of view, which is to learn tolerance and empathy,” says Jane Cerutti. Jane is this month’s Student Spotlight, and she exclaimed to us how Neway Directions has helped her progress her education. Jane has learned Microsoft Office Suite Applications, Quickbooks, and general clerical services–but to her, […]

Practicing Positivity

A positive attitude can make the difference between a good day and a bad one. While life is not always easy, and things may not always go your way, it is important to not let that discourage you. Utilize these tips to help you practice positivity and transform your mindset. Don’t dwell on what you […]

10 Tips On Keeping It Professional

Entering a new work environment can be intimidating. Fight that intimidation with exuding professionalism. We have provided 10 tips on how to keep it professional. Be on time. Punctuality sets a great first impression! Avoid politics and gossip. Work is not the time and place for these topics. Don’t be afraid to ask questions. Your […]

Staying Productive During the Holidays

It is easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of gift buying and present wrapping during the holiday season. In the midst of the excitement, we encourage you to keep your goals in sight. Follow these 3 ways to stay productive and on track with your work while enjoying the best time […]

Student Spotlight: Jennifer Bahr

“The confidence I acquired at Neway Directions has increased both my motivation and success tenfold”, exclaims Jennifer Bahr, our November Student Spotlight. Jennifer uses the employment services offered and has received the skills she needed to achieve her career. She proudly told us how she went from having no job-related skills in her career of […]

Creating S.M.A.R.T. Goals

If you never made “S.M.A.R.T.” goals before, you’re missing out on a great tactic. Your goals will be taken to the next level with this easy to remember technique. When setting goals make them: S – SPECIFIC | Have a narrowed focus on exactly what you want to achieve. Set up a clear bulls-eye target […]

Student Spotlight: Julie James

“I feel like I’m doing something to help myself” was the answer Julie James, our September Student Spotlight, provided when asked how Neway Directions has impacted her life. Julie James is using the technical skills training, resume training, and job placement services provided by Neway Directions — and she is seeing results! She explains that […]