The mission of Success Training Empowerment Program or STEP Inc. is to provide topical skills and training pertaining to health and wellness, life, academic, career path development, spiritual, financial, professional and business success skills to any community.
This initiative will serve the community as a partnership between STEP and local agencies, organizations and businesses to encourage participants and attendees to develop stronger skills in the areas of education, business, spirituality, finance, health, employment, work-life balance and academics.
Professional and Business Success CAREER LIFE Success Success Spiritual FINANCIAL Success Success Health and ACADEMIC Wellness Success Success
Introduction to Adult Education for the Adult Learner
Study Skills for the Adult Learner (Or Child Learner)
Time Management for Academic Success
Best Practices in Education for Children and Adults
Financial Aid Overview (Grants, Loans and Scholarships)
Financial Aid Advising: What did I sign?
Financial Aid after Graduation – Repayment, deferment, forbearance and consolidation
Financial Investing on a Small Budget
Budgeting for School and/or Life
Credit Advising – The truth about credit cards, mortgages, car loans and your credit
Banking – Checking, Savings and specialized accounts
Financial Planning for Your Future
Will you hire me? Finding and Keeping the Job
Career Assessments and what it means for your Career
Credentialing: Getting the most out of your Career
Continuing Education: What’s Next?
Professional Networking, Associations and Memberships
Social Networking: The Do’s and Don’ts
Email Etiquette: ALL CAPS means you’re yelling
Community Resources and Volunteerism
Childcare: Picking the right places to care for your children
Conflict Resolution: Ending problems before they start
Insurance: Protecting yourself and your family
Believe in Yourself series (3 sessions)
Tools for the Business Owner
Legal Issues in Business
HR, Insurance and Compliance
How to Develop a Referral Business
Faith: Substance & Hope
Overcoming Challenges through Prayer and Action
Keeping the Faith at Work and Home
Brother’s Keeper Network
The Sisterhood Network
Health related topics requested by businesses, agencies, schools and community groups.
Stress Management on the Job
Full Body Health: Inside and Out
Health Screenings with Community Health Partners
STEP Community Partners • Edward Jones Financial • Central Florida Employment • Christian Family Worship • FAPSC Council (CFEC) Center • Latino Leadership • Christian HELP • Kissimmee Parks and Recreation • Mark Boxman – AXA Advisors • Legacy 105 • Ursula Evans Coaching • Vince Carter – Arthur Jackson Midnight Basketball
STEP into Success
STEP into Success • Vivian Godwin - Workforce Central Florida: “It’s always a pleasure to have the opportunity to partnership with STEP. I appreciate the enthusiasm and participation of the students which always makes these events enjoyable for me as well.” • STEP Student: “The STEP presentations are informative and fun. The speakers really try to give us good information and they don’t keep us too long.” • STEP Student: “I love the presentation. The speaker was excellent and the subs were great too.” • STEP Student: “The speaker’s accomplishments and personal examples were relatable and it made it more real.” • STEP Student: “Great session on credit repair. I learned a lot and I am going to use the information to help rebuild my credit.” • Jamie Paul – Kissimmee Parks and Recreation: “Thank you so much for your willingness to come to Kissimmee and open your amazing program up to our community.” • Shakila Ali – Fifth Third Bank: “We are so honored to be able to partner with the STEP. The students are wonderful to work with.”
Career Development 101: The Road to Success Career Development 101 will provide an entry level understanding to the career skills, tools and resources. Topics covered will include resume writing, interviewing, work habits and job searching. Furthermore, students will be required to perform mock interviews and other role playing activities to simulate the employment process.
At the end of this course, you will have a working knowledge of the following:
• The Job Search Process online searching, creating job board accounts. • Writing, editing and presenting a quality resume highlighting skills, experience and education. • Writing and submitting cover letters, references and sending thank you notes following an interview. • Dressing for an interview and interview do’s and don’ts. • Job Interviewing one on one, panel and marathon interviews
Consulting Services STEP, Inc. also offers organizational and project related consulting services. With a tremendous level of expertise in for-profit education, Richard Covington, CEO has a wealth of knowledge to share with schools and organizations interested in education, career development, accreditation and licensure.
STEP's services caters to the small business that may need the assistance but is working on a limited budget and financial means. We will help you achieve your best without going broke doing it.
If your organization is also looking for marketing, social media and grant writing assistance STEP also has internal and external resources we can provide for your organization.
Benefits of STEP for your institution • Helps to build morale • Increased community exposure • Increased partnerships opportunities with non-profits and/or community agencies • Increased client/staff retention • Good PR!!!
How can I help STEP? To volunteer, attend or facilitate STEP Success Session please contact: