Business and Management - New ACE Courses

Explore the NEW Business and Management courses offered during Summer 2018!


Perfecting Your Interview Skills

Build on the skills and information from BE01393 (Résumé and Interview Clinic). Set your goals and examine interviewer’s goals. Create positive responses and stories to showcase your skills and passions. Conduct mock interviews, games, and activities to sharpen your interviewing skills.

$99 - Total Cost

Dates: Wednesdays, July 25 and August 1
Time: 1-3:30 p.m.
Location: ACE Herndon learning Center

Navigating Life Changes-Explore Life Dreams

This class explores the innate power and abilities already within you. We will look at opportunities that come our way and the common reasons we get stuck in beliefs about what we are capable of that are simply no longer valid. Using the tried and proven DreamBuilder process, we will explore the possibilities for your life. You will the learn tools for creating a life you design whenever change comes your way.

$79 - Total Cost

Dates: Tuesday and Thursday, July 17 and 19
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location: Lake Braddock Secondary School

Create Your Life Vision Board Workshop

Some people have a fleeting idea of what they want to do, be or have in their lives. But it often remains just that—fleeting. We’re so used to thinking that life just happens to us. But what if you actually have the capability to create a life you want? Come spend a day getting clear about what you really want, recognizing the old beliefs and patterns that keep you stuck, and create your very own Vision Board to take home and use to effortlessly move toward what you want to do, be and have in life.

$159 - Total Cost

Date: Saturday, June 9
Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Lake Braddock Secondary School

Personal Finance

Tax Planning Changes are Here: Be Proactive

You can achieve tax flexibility and tax diversification so you can proactively manage your taxes now and in retirement. We will discuss ROTH vs. Traditional retirement accounts, conversions, capital gains treatment, required minimum distributions, and tax strategies. Taught by a Certified Financial Planner.

$119 - Total Cost

Date: Tuesday, June 12
Time: 7-9:30 p.m.
Location: Woodson High School

Investing Basics: The 7 Rules of Being a Savvy Investor

Are you interested in investing, but don’t know how to get started? Whether you’re interested in investing for retirement, or just want to grow your wealth, this course is for you. This course is designed to educate you on the different types of investments and the 7 rules of being a savvy investor. Topics will cover understanding stocks, bonds, mutual funds and ETFs. Taught by an Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor.

$89 - Total Cost

Date: Thursday, June 21
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Location: Centreville High School

Retirement Planning for Federal Employees

This course will help federal employees plan and understand decisions that need to be made before leaving federal service. We will review your benefits, including pensions, the Annuity Supplement, Voluntary Contributions, TSP, FLTC, FEGLI, and Medicare and Social Security benefits. We will discuss ROTH vs Traditional TSP investing, distribution options, the pros and cons of keeping a mortgage, and smart income tax planning and management. Taught by a Certified Financial Planner who regularly teaches retirement planning in various federal agencies.

$149 - Total Cost

Date, Time and Instructor: Saturday, June 23
Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Lake Braddock Secondary School