Professional Development Workshop Series

Enhance your resume, improve your skills, gain a professional certification, re-certify or switch careers…you’ll find professional opportunities at the School of Business.

We offer professional development workshops and networking opportunities to help you succeed in your role and advance in your career. All workshops are classroom based and meet on the Manhattanville College campus. 

Career Workshops

  • Using Social Media to Land Your Next Job (Nov. 18)


  • 7 Steps to Starting a Business (Nov. 17)

Human Resources

  • Introduction to Risk Management (Sept. 14)
  • Aligning Your Total Rewards Strategy for a Changing Workforce (Sept. 29)
  • Human Capital Analytics for HR Professionals (Oct. 26 -new date)
  • Creating an Inclusive Workplace (Nov. 2)
  • HR's Role in Negotiating Employment Agreements: Severance, Non-Compete, and Arbitration Provisions (Nov. 30)
  • Gender Intelligence®: Great Minds Think Unalike (Dec. 7)


Microsoft Office Applications

  • Excel Basics Workshop I (Sept. 22)
  • PowerPoint Basics Workshop I (Sept. 22)
  • Excel Beyond Basics Workshop II (Oct. 6)
  • PowerPoint Beyond Basics Workshop II (Oct. 6)
  • Excel Tools and Functions Workshop III (Oct. 20)
  • PowerPoint Dynamic Presentations Workshop III (Oct. 20)
  • Introduction to Project Management (Oct. 28)

Nonprofit Management

Women’s Leadership Institute

  • Lead with Distinction (Women's Leadership Certificate Program) (Sept. 13 - Dec. 14)  For more info email
  • Salary Negotiation for Women (Networking Event and Workshop) (Oct. 30)

Institute for Managing Risk

  • Blend Risk-based Thinking into Strategic Management (September 27-28)
  • Create a Risk-Savvy Organizational Culture (October 18-19)
  • Effectively Measure, Compare, and Assess Risks (November 8-9)
  • Specialized Topics in Managing Risk: A Deeper Dive (December 6-7)
            3rd Party Risk            
            Operational Risk    
            Financial Risk
            Cyber & IT Risks