Strive to be the best professional “you” you can be! Prepare yourself to launch smoothly into your working years by attending Professional Skills, a course offered by LC4YF (Lakes Center for Youth & Families). The course is a part of LC4YF’s Launch program. Launch offers a variety of workforce readiness programs to teens in the Forest Lake School District and Chisago County. Professional Skills will give an upper hand to young workers in seeking careers and excelling in the workforce. Learn and expand your knowledge about interpersonal skills, communication, teamwork, critical thinking, time management, resumes, interviews, and so much more. Your future “you” will thank you later!

Professional Skills is a FREE 6 session course offered to students in 9th-12th grade. The first session will be held on Monday, November 5th and conclude on Monday, December 10th. Location is at LC4YF, and goes from 6:00-8:00 pm weekly. Pizza will be offered at 5:30 each week. Register with Jenna Jones at LC4YF at 651-464-3685 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our website for more information at  You can also sign up to be on our email list to learn about upcoming opportunities within Launch such as job tours, career conversations, job shadowing, and much more!