Tom "Tommy" Held
We provide only highly highly knowledgeable and experienced professionals. People who have walked the walk and enjoy helping others.
Our staff enjoys helping others to pursue their goals.
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
We really want to get to know the student. We want to understand their short and long term goals and devise a curriculum that fits that specifc student.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
We have many years experience in the field and in the classroom; teaching students at all adult levels, from college to executive.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
Our rates vary somewhat, depending on the subject area and the commute. We also have our own facility (not home) in which we do instruction, in-person, remote, podcast, and livestream.
How did you get started teaching?
Managing recording facilities at UW-Milwaukee. And, in the corproate environment.
What types of students have you worked with?
Adult students of varied age, background, and technical knowledge.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
BizTank in Delavan, WI. An ongoing program for career guidance for high school students.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Look at their real world experience. This will become more valuable to you as you get closer to your goals.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What is their level of commitment. What are they looking for from an instructor? Just a self-study curriculum, or all one-on-one work?