Class 029:
MCOE Culinary Essentials

Total Program Hours

Professional Career Development Schedule:

Location: MCOE Culinary Essentials

The following workshops will help guide participants with 21st Century Employability SkillsPre-Employment AwarenessEmployer Expectations, Job Retention, and best practices for Interviewing for a position.

Attitude Overview

Learn how to work best on a team. Explore the key characteristics of exemplary team members and find out how you can adopt these behaviors to become a more valuable collaborator.


*Must be logged into LinkedIn Learning Account

1. Watch Individual LinkedIn Learning Videos


1. What are some of your “Maintenance Anchors”? These are things in your daily life that can help you maintain a positive mood.

2. What are some of your “Repair Anchors”? These are things that can help you repair a bad mood.

3. Identify your “Why”. Write down 3 non-negotiable goals (personal or work related), with 3 specific action items that will help you meet your goals.

4. Tell me about a time when your attitude affected a relationship, your approach, or your ability to complete a task for work and/or school and what changed your approach to get the task completed?


Initiative Overview

What is initiative? When individuals show initiative, they do things without being told. They find out what they need to know, identify and take advantage of opportunities that others let pass by. They act, instead of react.


1. Watch: What is Initiative (2m 22s)

2. Watch Individual LinkedIn Learning Videos

*Must be logged into LinkedIn Learning Account

3. Watch: Success at Work – TAKING THE INITIATIVE AT WORK (3m 58s) 


1. Give an example when you took the initiative at school and/or work. What was the situation and the setting? Were you in a group or did you move forward as an individual? What were the outcomes or results?

2. What are consequences if individuals are passive and/or reactive in the workforce?

3. What are potential rewards you may benefit when you take the initiative at work?

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  • Big Interview Fast Track Program – Review Instructions 

Big Interview Fast Track Program 


*You must be logged into your Big Interview account.

Big Interview Password: MCOE@ROP#1c

    • Watch Big Interview “Fast Track Program ” Videos
      16 Videos
      1. Introduction
      2. Best Practices
      3. Types of Interviews
      4. Type of Interviewers
      5. Answering Inappropriate Questions
      6. What to Wear
      7. Mastering Nonverbal Communication
      8. Analyzing Job Descriptions
      9. Tell Me About Yourself
      10. Why Do You Want To Work Here?
      11. Behavioral Questions
      12. Talking About Strengths
      13. Talking About Weaknesses
      14. Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?
      15. Salary Questions
      16. Questions to Ask
    • Take TEST: “Fast Track” Interviewing Training Comprehension Test
      Pass with a 70% or higher
      Submit Certification