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Portland Financial Recovery Resources

Posted by CLIMB Center on June 01, 2020

If you've recently been furloughed or are out of work and wondering how recent events will affect your livelihood,  you might be looking to carve the path to a brighter future. We've been thinking about that too. Our diverse non-credit programming offer a variety of topics to allow you to explore potential career paths, side hustles or moonlighting projects - without having to revive a full-scale academic pursuit. In this blog, we're sharing a sample of some classes that may jumpstart ideas for those seeking to improve their current financial situation.

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Topics: CLIMB Center, Portland Community College

How to Choose a Side Hustle to Get Your Financial Life Back on Track

Posted by CLIMB Center on May 20, 2020

Cutting costs and boosting your income may be one way to get your financial life back on track if you've lost income during this challenging economic time. For many, additional income may come in the form of a side hustle, an activity you enjoy that can help you get back on your feet--outside of traditional 9-5 employment.

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Topics: Portland Community College, coronavirus

Art as a Side Hustle

Posted by CLIMB Center on May 18, 2020

You're a talented artist. You were given the gift of making stunning creative works and have racked up the hours perfecting your craft. However, you still haven't found a way to monetize your creative pieces.

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Topics: Portland Community College

Meet Your Instructor: Bret Cody

Posted by CLIMB Center on October 11, 2016

Bret Cody works in customized training at PCC CLIMB. He is an expert in various technical services.

 

 

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Topics: Professional Development, Meet the CLIMB Team, Meet the PDT Team

Meet Your Instructor: George Knox

Posted by CLIMB Center on October 07, 2016

George Knox is an instructor for PCC CLIMB's Professional Development and Training Center who specializes in writing. He teaches such courses as Business Writing, Business Grammar, Writing On-line Content, and Note Taking & Minutes.

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Topics: Professional Development, Meet the PDT Team

Meet Your Instructor: Christopher Dennis

Posted by CLIMB Center on October 07, 2016

 Christopher Dennis is a professional development instructor at PCC CLIMB. His classes include Project Management, Process Mapping, Change Management and custom topics.

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Topics: Professional Development, Meet the PDT Team

Business Q&A: Brazi Bites

Posted by CLIMB Center on August 01, 2016
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Topics: Small Business, Business Profiles, Food

Business Q&A: Kerfluffle

Posted by CLIMB Center on August 01, 2016

 Katie is owner and creator of Kerfluffle, a peanut butter swirled with marshmellow fluff. She used SBDC's Getting Your Recipe to Market program to bring her yummy fluff to households around the area.

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Topics: Small Business, Business Profiles, Food

Medical Coding Kept This Student's Career Relevant

Posted by CLIMB Center on July 27, 2016

Terri Miller enrolled in PCC Institute for Health Professionals April 2015 for medical coding. She writes about her experience with PCC and where it has gotten her today.

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Topics: Healthcare, Entry Level Healthcare Careers, Student Profiles, Medical Coding

Why This Student Wishes He Had Found PCC Sooner

Posted by CLIMB Center on June 23, 2016

Frank Brislawn enrolled in PCC during the Fall of 2015 for Phlebotomy. He writes about the role PCC played in his recent career success.

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Topics: Healthcare, Entry Level Healthcare Careers, Student Profiles, Phlebotomy

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