Professional Development Programs

吃瓜不打烊 will host a series of professional development courses specifically designed to meet the evolving needs of professionals. Participants can expect to gain practical insights, enhance their expertise, and stay informed of industry trends. Whether a seasoned professional looking to upskill or just entering the workforce, this program is tailored to cater to various career stages.

Each session costs $175 and consists of a one-day, four-hour module with a certificate of completion provided to attendees. Those interested in registering can pick and choose which topics they are most interested in.

Courses Offered

  • Communication 360
  • Coaching - Inspiring Personal Growth
  • Managing Conflict with Confidence
  • Adapting to and Leading Change
  • Customer Service - Building Better Relationships

*There are only 25 seats per session. Sign Up Now!

Meet the Instructor

Filomena Nelson M.ED

Filomena Nelson, owner of APEx Training Associates, brings 25 years of experience as a coach, facilitator, and educator. Her expertise and focus are on communication skills, leadership development and organizational development. She has partnered extensively with both individuals and teams, enhancing their skills to meet the needs of today's fast-paced, always changing work environments. Filomena holds a M. ED and has also completed post graduate work in Instructional System Design.

  • Customer Service - Building Better Relationships with Customers
  • Date: Thursday, May 30
  • Sign In: 7:30 AM
  • Program: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location: Hillsboro | RM: 307
  • Cost: $175
  • Program Description: We all are being asked to do more work with less. The one area we must continue to do our best is with both the external and internal customers we serve. We are in business because of and not despite the customer. With all the demands of our jobs, how can we meet with the ever-increasing demands of our customers.
  • Registration: Complete the Professional Development Registration form. Registration closes two weeks before the event date.

Questions? Contact Amanda Lewis at or 800.628.7722 x3520