Dr. Ron Rhoades , Curriculum Coordinator for Alfred State’s financial planning program , recently authored a new book, My Success Journal: Propel Yourself to Greater Success in College, Business and Life. This workbook provides 12 weeks of exercises which serve to enhance students’ abilities to succeed.
During August, Dr. Rhoades spoke to faculty from around the country at the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards’ Registered Programs Conference in Washington, DC, His presentation, entitled “Ooze Confidence: Teaching Counseling and Communication Skills for New Financial Planners,” received high honors for its innovation, as well as its “edutainment” value.
During the 2012-13 academic year Rhoades will be touring community college and high school campuses to present “The Three ‘S’s’ in Success.” In this engaging, informative, and highly interactive presentation, he explores the three essential life skills every student needs to master in order to achieve success in college, in business, or in life. To schedule a presentation for your college or school, please contact Alfred State’s Admissions Department .