Monday, July 5, 2010

Week 3: Eric S.

Tasks completed in Week 2:
  • Blogged about progress
  • Informal performance reviews
  • Went to Manpower, Inc.
  • Met our career coaches
  • Made our Mosaic frames
  • Went through demonstration on cutting and placing glass
  • Finished templates-taped into window for fit
Employability Skills practiced in Week 2:
  • Creating more professional resume
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Initiative and self-direction
  • Corporate meetings
  • Dependability in getting back to work from Manpower
Tasks we will complete in Week 3:
  • Blogging about what happened last week
  • A meeting with the poetry group to plan our unveiling event
  • Transfer template design on window
  • Estimate amount and kind of glass for windows and make shopping lists
  • Pair up to cut glass for windows
  • Guest speaker for an hour
Employability Skills We Will Practice in Week 3:
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Learning how to write a formal estimate report
  • Productivity and accountability skills
Personal Thoughts About the Program:
  • A great program overall with great people involved
  • It challenges me to be an artist
  • It opens my eyes to a lot of things that takes place in communities in Milwaukee
  • It helps mold me into a better employee with every little thing that we do; including Manpower

1 comment:

  1. great notes so far guys! i'm really excited to see the progress you all have made so far on the window designs and the planning of the unveiling event. can't wait for next week when you start laying glass down FINALLY!!! hang in there, you all are doing great. get ready for formal performance reviews next week...