Browsing Archive: December, 2016

The Interview Process and Employment Strategies

Posted by SHAWN MONTANO on Monday, December 19, 2016, In : Vital 


Why are my students looking so dapper on this day? They've just been through the interview process. My student in the Video Production & Editing Program at Emily Griffith stop producing video for a week.  During this non-production week, they focus on employment strategies. These students are learning vital skills now even though they don't graduate for 7 months. Why?
  • They'll be better prepared for internship opportunities since they have a cover letter and resume ready
  • They'll have the next 7 ...

Continue reading ...
 

Bringing In Former Students as Presenter

Posted by SHAWN MONTANO on Tuesday, December 13, 2016, In : Vital 


Do you call on former students as guest presenters? I do.
Do you ask your best and brightest to come
back and share their insight?  I do.  
Do you ask those student that didn't listen, didn't pay attention, didn't perform up to expectations to present? I do.


Anthony Lujan graduated from the Video Production & Editing Program two years ago. This is a profile video his fellow students produced about him in the program.



Anthony is a bright individual.  He simply didn't give it his all while he ...
Continue reading ...