This page will be your resource for our virtual workshops and the workbooks, worksheets and other items related to virtual programming
The Dream Center houses internal and outside programming that is specifically designed for catalytic change. Dream Center Programming is ALWAYS FREE and can be enrolled in via our website.
To sign up for a class, please click on the flyer or the title of the program and fill out the form.
All classes will be taught on Zoom (unless noted). Please download the Zoom client to computer prior to the class by visiting zoom.us.
MONDAYS | MAY 18, 25 & JUNE 1 | 6:30 PM EDT | 5:30PM CDT | 3:30PM PST
Learn the step by step of creating a pitch deck for your business or project
using Google slides. Course will have three sessions covering (1) concepts
and ideas; (2) elements: texts and images; and (3) building and execution.
FRIDAYS | MAY 22, JUNE 5 & 19 | 11 AM EDT | 10 AM CDT | 8 AM PST
Your virtual mindfulness moment. Meditation is an experience that is
said to bring calm and clarity to the mind.
WEDNESDAY | JUNE 3 | 5:30 PM EDT | 4:30 PM CDT | 2:30 PM PST
Working from home, and not sure how to setup your computer?
In this class we will cover the basic settings of your computer such as
adjusting display settings for connecting an external monitor, and
adjusting your screen resolution/size. We will also cover potential
adapters that may be required, and their specific functions.
THURSDAYS | JUNE 4, 12 & 18 | 6 PM EDT | 5 PM CDT | 3 PM PST
A 3-week course to provide you with the step-by-step tools that will
assist you in making your dreams a reality. No matter if you are producing
an unforgettable event or spectacular product, in this course you will
insights on how to:
-Develop a foundation “Bible”
-Create a budget
-Develop a marketing strategy
-Get sponsors and donors
MONDAYS | JUNE 8, 15, 22 & 29 | 6:30 PM EDT | 5:30 PM CDT | 3:30 PM PST
Participants will learn the fundamentals of writing a screenplay including
format, structure and telling visual stories on the page. Under the guidance
of the instructor, workshop attendees will write a log line for a short script,
a short script outline and a 7 to 12 page short script.
TUESDAYS | JUNE 9, 16 & 23 | 6 PM EDT | 5 PM CDT | 3 PM PST
Public speaking can be crucial to personal and professional success.
Learn the fundamentals for improving your verbal and nonverbal
communication skills. Whether making a presentation, networking
or meeting new people, workshop attendees will complete the session
with knowledge on how to actively listen, limit filler words, and engage
and audience. Come level-up your communication skills!
WEDNESDAY | JUNE 10 | 6:30 PM EDT | 5:30 PM CDT | 3:30 PM PST
Many business owners spend significant money on marketing. But few
have a research-based marketing strategy that ensures every one of those
dollars is well spent. The goal of this course is to help entrepreneurs at
any stage build a foundational marketing strategy that will inform every
marketing tactic they use.
During this course, you will:
• Define the “why” behind why you are in business
• Map out your customer using a customer persona
• Develop your unique value proposition (UVP)
• Write and deliver an elevator pitch
• Understand the value and role of digital marketing in a business
This course is the first module in the NYC Department of Small Business
Services’ (SBS) six-module Digital Marketing series. It is followed by the
second module, “Creating Content Your Customers Value.” Download
the workbook prior to the class.