team-building retreats, The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf
Coast Division of Continuing Education and the Gulf Park Conference
Center are helping to meet the training needs of many organizations.
seeing more and more organizations take advantage of our excellent
training capabilities and our conference center facilities here
in Long Beach," said Dayonne McGuire, director of the Southern
Miss Gulf Coast Division of Continuing Education and the Gulf Park
Conference Center. "Training is the key to maintaining your
competitive edge in today's marketplace."
is conducted by experienced trainers and is typically held at the
conference center in Long Beach or on location. The trainers have
a proven record of working with leaders in all areas of the community
including business, industry, universities, schools, and governmental
agencies. The training is experience-based, using on-the-job situations,
and is customized to meet the specific needs of an organization.
One local power
company has seen the benefits of such training.
we received from the Southern Miss Gulf Coast Division of Continuing
Education was excellent and motivating," said Marilyn Sefton,
manager of human resources for Coast Electric Power Association.
"It enlightened our employees to the different styles of communicating
among co-workers and supervisors, and it gave them the skills needed
to make good management decisions."
Many of the
training sessions include topics such as "Creating Leadership
for Extraordinary Results"; "Effective Team Building";
"Developing Problem-Solving Skills"; "Improving Trust
and Communication"; "Creating a Positive Work Climate";
"Conflict Resolution"; "Building and Maintaining
Self-Confidence"; "Coaching for Continuous Improvement";
and "Planning for an Ideal Desired Future."
For more information
on these training programs, contact McGuire at (228) 867-8778.