15 August Skills You Gain in the Five Star Advisor Plan August 15, 2018By Erin Cogswell General Advisors, blog 0 Tweet Advisors — have you checked out the Five Star Advisor Plan yet? Four levels are now available, and the fifth one will be released soon. This self-paced plan is for all advisors, regardless of how long you’ve served. It isn’t just “what an advisor does” — although that’s in there, too! This plan will teach you a wide range of skills that you can put to use beyond PTK. Let’s take a by-the-level look. Level One: Finding Your Chapter’s Members You aren’t only learning how to find new members; you’re also learning how to Develop and execute a communications plan to reach these students Promote and market an international organization Identify student needs and match them to opportunities and benefits Ensure diversity in a large group Plan and host a large-scale event Promote student success among marginalized groups, such as incarcerated students Level Two: Engaging Your Members and Identifying Officers What will you learn as you engage members and select officers? How to Identify and nourish leadership potential in others Develop operations for a group of people and a strategy for effectively communicating them Set a goal and develop a plan for achieving it Motivate others Put together and lead a successful team Conduct effective meetings Mange conflict through appreciative inquiry Level Three: Participating in Regional and International Programming Becoming engaged on the regional and international levels brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. In this level, you’ll learn to Support service learning Connect and collaborate with peers at other colleges Develop a travel budget and organize a trip for a group Organize a campaign for an elected office Increase awareness of the importance of diversity and inclusion Promote the development of soft skills by students Level Four: Developing Student Leaders You’ll be able to offer unique support all the students at your college. Learn how to Promote student success Coach students through the transfer process Equip workforce-bound students for career success Help students craft effective scholarship applications Support international students Develop a project to solve or fulfill a need on your campus Understand bystander strategies to prevent discrimination Level Five: Supporting Undergraduate Research and Building Administrative Support Ready for the final level? It’s coming soon, but here’s a preview — you’ll learn how to Build collaborative partnerships with campus and community leaders Utilize social media more effectively Be a better marketer Support undergraduate research Shape civic-minded scholar-leaders Engage student success stakeholders Guide students through competitive awards processes If you’d like to master these skills and more, start the Five Star Advisor Plan today! Related Posts Why Five Star? We’ve Got 5 Reasons 3 Ways You’ll Benefit from the Five Star Chapter Plan Don’t Miss Your Chance to Achieve Five Star Success Five Star Reporting Form Now Available Why Soft Skills are Essential to a Successful Career 6 Ways PTK Helps Advisors Grow Comments are closed.