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Workforce Wednesday 

Workforce Wednesday occurs every third Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. 

November 2022 Workforce Wednesday

MPB Education

Workforce Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Our guest speaker, Teddy Reed, is a retired U.S. Coast Guard & Coast Guard Reserves Commander. He is currently the Director of Outreach at Mississippi VA (MSVA).

Reed will give insight into MSVA outreach programs, benefits for veterans and dependents, and available job opportunities.

Previous Workforce Wednesday Recordings 

Soft Skills Web Series

Soft skills or workforce readiness skills are the personal attributes, personality traits, inherent social cues, and communication abilities needed for success on the job. Soft skills characterize how a person interacts in his or her relationship with others.

Soft Skills Web Series

This video series addresses professional attire, communication and interpersonal skills, time management, working in team environments, problem solving/critical thinking and accepting constructive criticism.

Introduction: What are Soft Skills? | Get to Work Mississipp

Professionalism: Dress code in the workplace

Work Well in Team Environments

Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills

Problem Solving and Critical Thinking

Time Management

Ability to Accept Constructive Criticism

Where to Start


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North Mississippi

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Itawamba Community College
Northeast Community College

Central Mississippi

Holmes Community College

Hinds Community College

East Mississippi Community College

East Central Community College

Meridian Community College

South Mississippi

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Pearl River Community College
Copiah Lincoln Community College