Simply Success Internship Syllabus

Workforce Participants

Applicable to All WIOA Participants
6 Week – 12 Week Outline 
All Participants Must Complete Online Interview 

Administration Office 

Director: Ms. CD Jones, MBA
cdjones@simplysuccess.com 

General Contact Information 

admin@simplysuccess.com
800.975.5457 – Office 

Internship Director/Coordinator 

Director: Sonja Franklin-Johnson
Sonja@simplysuccess.com 

Support Contact Information 

info@simplysuccess.com 
800.975.5457 Office 

(24 Hour Online Chat System is Available to All Participants) 

Internships with Simply Success are designed to increase workforce, social and emotional competencies. As an intern, you will also gain certifications in Leadership, Time Management, Conflict Resolution, Customer Service, Interviewing and Team Building to name a few. Additionally, your communication and presentation skills will grow as you complete the assignments and projects associated with this opportunity. 

You will also receive online training to equip you with in-demand technical skills; which include, Basics of Web Design, Online Video Production, Data Entry and Social Media Marketing. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to boost your work and or collegiate resume while learning how to effectively work remotely. 

Finally, your satisfactory completion of all requirements as an Intern will open the door for someone less fortunate to receive soft skills training scholarships through our Global Success Initiative. This means as you grow personally and professionally, others will have the chance to do the same because of your efforts. 

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1. Leadership. You will grasp the fundamental aspects of leadership by creating a set of performance standards for yourself; which will allow you to lead by example. 

2. Presenting Yourself. The art of building confidence begins with the ability to sell yourself. You will gain an understanding of how to communicate with confidence and effective use of body language in pre and post video assessments. 

3. Attention to Detail. You will learn and apply the concepts of Organization, Meeting Deadlines, Following Instructions and more. 

4. Social Responsibility. You will gain a basic understanding of the dynamics of how one person’s actions can impact an entire community. 

5. Independent Thinking/Working. Your proficiency in operating independently will increase with this internship as you will be given the latitude to make suggestions and potentially implement the plans you create. 

6. Improved Emotional Intelligence. Self Esteem, Trust, Empathy and Self Awareness are all lessons you’ll learn and apply with this internship. 

7. Critical Thinking/Problem Solving. You will learn how to overcome challenges independently and with groups to develop solutions for complex problems. 

8. Teamwork. Working effectively under supervision and mentorship, positively communicating with team members and accepting constructive feedback are all vital to your internship and your long-term success. 

9. Social Media Marketing. You will gain a basic understanding of how to create and upload web-based marketing campaigns. This includes how to create promotional videos, search engine optimization and more. 

10.Goal Setting /Achievement. You will gain an understanding of how to reach for your goals and construct strategies to make them attainable. 

  • Mobile phone or Laptop. Access to WIFI. The rules for this Internship are simple and, if followed, will almost assure your success, not only with this Internship but in other aspects of your professional and personal life. 
  • Value the Opportunity. Internships are special opportunities to prove to yourself and others that you can excel in the workforce. Therefore, make the most of your time with Simply Success and leverage this opportunity to position yourself for long term success. 
  • Follow Instructions. We want you to be creative. We also want you to do what is expected. Follow the outline provided for best results. 
  • Give Maximum Effort. Hitting the minimum goals may be very easy for you – but pushing yourself to go further than you or the company expects is always the best option. Choose it! 
  • Earn Certifications. Adding soft skills certifications to your resume is a plus. The classes are eight minutes or less, can be taken at your own pace and it is the primary subject of your internship. Therefore, lead by example and get certified! 
  • Have Fun! Work is best when it’s enjoyable. This internship is designed to challenge you and it’s also designed to keep you cheerful. Therefore, ask questions, give it your best effort and also enjoy yourself and you’ll carry that energy and positivity to your next assignment. 

You can count on us to: 

Train You. Of course, we’re an online training company. You will receive access to training podcasts, videos, power points and more. You will receive Initial and Ongoing Training, Supervision and Mentorship. 

Recognize You. Certifications are just one of the ways we recognize your achievements. You will also receive positive feedback and encouragement from your mentors and much more. 

Support You. Our administrative team is available to answer questions. Our corporate team and partners are available to offer mentorship and our IT team makes sure you have access to all the digital resources you need to thrive as an Intern with us. 

Recommend You. Once you successfully complete your Internship, you can always list us as a reference and request a Letter of Recommendation. We will gladly assist. 

Length of Internship/ Work Assignment

The internship timeframes range from 6 weeks to 12 weeks at your case manager’s discretion. All work assignments are continuous and a minimum of six consecutive weeks is required for course completion. 

Equal Opportunity

Success Training Institute (aka Simply Success, aka STI), is committed to offering all Interns a professional, collaborative Internship that promotes diversity and offers equal opportunities to Interns regardless of race, religion, gender, and/or physical ability. 

Self-Paced Paced Program

Week One: (Understanding Your New Role)

✓ Complete Online Video Interview

✓ Complete Skills Assessment and Personality Test

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skill Lessons

✓ Create Your User Profile in the Internship Portal

✓ Familiarize Yourself with the System

✓ Utilize the Online Chat Feature for Assistance

Week Two: (Introduction to New Skills) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments and Submit Through System 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments and Submit Through System 

✓ Request First Adult Mentorship Session Through System 

Week Three: (Acquiring New Skills, Learning New Things) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments Through the System 

✓ View Adult Mentorship Video 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Complete and Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Career Personality Test 

Week Four: (Improving Communication Skills) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments and Upload Through System 

✓ View Adult Mentorship Video 

✓ Review Results of Career Personality Assessment 

✓ Complete Eight (8), Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments and Upload Through System 

✓ Practice Interviewing Skills Using New Training Techniques 

Week Five: (Interfacing with Technology; Mentorship) 

✓ View Mentorship Training Video in Back Office 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Complete and Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete Related Assignments and Upload Through System 

✓ Complete Mentorship Assignments 

✓ Identify Your Top Three Professional Traits 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete and Submit Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Submit and Complete Assignments Through System 

✓ View Weekly Adult Mentorship Videos 

✓ Complete Exit Interview (If Week 6 Is Final Week) 

✓ Complete Career Skills Assessment 

✓ Submit Practice Video Interview for Review 

Week Seven: (Implementation of Training Concepts) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Adult Mentorship Assignments 

✓ Listen to Audio Podcasts Lessons and Complete Assignments 

Week Eight: (Executing Various Forms of Presentation) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Eight, (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ View Mentorship Training Video and Complete Assignments 

✓ Identify Three Professional Goals 

Week Nine: (Attention to Detail) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ View Virtual Internship Session, Submit Assignments 

✓ Take First Steps Towards Achieving First Professional Goal 

Week Ten: (Meeting Deadlines Effectively) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Training Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments 

✓ View Virtual Adult Mentorship Lesson; Complete Assignments 

Week Eleven: (Leadership) 

✓ Complete Technical Skills Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

✓ Review Exit Interview Questions and Prepare 

✓ Submit Goals Review Form to Adult Mentor 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Training Classes 

✓ Submit Related Assignments Through System 

Week Twelve: (Performance Review and Evaluation) 

✓ Complete and Submit Final Online Exit Interview 

✓ Complete Eight (8) Soft Skills Training Classes 

✓ Complete and Submit the Online Performance Evaluation Form 

✓ Complete Final Technical Skills Classes 

✓ Complete Form to Continue Internship (If Applicable) 

✓ Complete Thank You Messages to Mentorship Team 

✓ Request Recommendation Letters Through System 

Available Internship Technical/Occupational Skills 

Video Production

Search Engine Optimization 

Video Editing

Customer Service 

Basic Coding

Social Media Marketing 

Web Design 

Building Online Ad Campaigns 

Sales (Presentation, Prospecting, Appointment Setting, etc.)