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Business & Finance

Our Business and Finance classes are your key to career advancement. Palo Alto Adult School offers a range of innovative education offerings to help you improve your skills.

  • BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS

    The class will cover targeted fundamentals of business communication needed for success in the American workplace.

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: October 22 to December 10
    (No class: November 12 and 19.)
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Hour: 6:30–9 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 213

    Quarter: Fall 2018
    Prerequisite: Intermediate to advanced non-native English learners (but everyone is welcome to join us!)
    Price: $120
    Instructor: Katherine Barg Ed.D, professorbarg@gmail.com

    No Longer Available

  • ORGANIZE YOUR OFFICE: From Chaos to Control

    Buried under piles on your desktop? Anxious every time your incoming email pings? Come learn creative ways to overcome information overload and increase your office productivity.

    Duration: One Session
    Date range: October 3
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Hour: 6:30–9 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 304

    Quarter: Fall 2018
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $40
    Instructor: Christine Layer, chaos-control@earthlink.net, www.chaos-control.com

  • WOMEN: INCREASE YOUR INFLUENCE AND SUCCESS AT WORK—WORKSHOP

    Increase your influence in both the business and your career by mastering seven influence platforms that are within your control

    Duration: One Session
    Date range: November 3
    Day(s) of the week: Saturday
    Hour: 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (with a lunch break)
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1705

    Quarter: Fall 2018
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $56
    Instructor: Taia Ergueta, tvergueta@mac.com