Professional Development

Professional Development

Baker College of Owosso, Business and Corporate Services offers professional development opportunities to adult, life-long learners. Workshops range from two to eight hours and are scheduled with the busy professional in mind. Customized training for groups is also available.

Workshops include but are not limited to topics such as:

  • Business Communications (written and oral)
    • Effective Workplace Communications
    • Painless Presentations
  • Business and Financial Management
    • QuickBooks
    • Accounting for the Non-financial Professional
    • Legal Issues for Human Resource Managers
  • Computer Applications
    • Microsoft Windows and Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access)
    • Adobe InDesign, PhotoShop
    • Web design (Dreamweaver and non-technical options)
  • Contemporary Issues
    • Managing Stress in Times of Change
    • Diversity in the Workplace
    • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
    • Superior Customer Service
    • Workplace Etiquette
    • Web 2.0 / Social Networking
    • Time Management / Prevail over Procrastination
  • Leadership and Team Building
    • True Colors ® (personality assessment, communication, teambuilding)
    • Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
    • Parliamentary Procedures for Successful Teams
    • Alternative Dispute Resolution

These non-credit courses can be delivered on-site or at a local Baker College campus. Training in these and other topics can be customized to meet specific needs of customers, including content, scheduling, and delivery format.

For more information or other training options, contact Troy Napier at (989) 729-3616 or

The Baker College System