Technical training is critical, but improving your general business skills can give you the edge in a cutting-edge professional world. We offer online and onsite training in project management, minute-taking, social media, user experience and more...

Available Professional Development Courses

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Agile Fundamentals

- Eastern
$285.00

Upcoming Dates

This course gives attendees a broad overview of Agile, with a focus on the popular Scrum framework as an example of how Agile can transform projects within an organization. Attendees will understand the benefits of Agile and be able to consider and discuss possible implementation with their own organization.

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CTT+ (Certified Technical Trainer)

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

This course will prepare students for the CompTIA CTT+ certification exam. Students will learn how to plan and prepare to teach a course, and how to select and implement various delivery methods. They'll also learn how to demonstrate professional conduct and content expertise, how to use communication and presentation skills to facilitate learning, and how to establish and maintain a learner-centered environment. Finally, they'll learn techniques. . .

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Design Thinking Fundamentals

- Eastern
$285.00

Upcoming Dates

This course teaches participants how to lead a design thinking session that is human-centered, innovative and successful. The course guides users through the five key stages of design thinking: empathize, define, ideate, prototype, and test. Participants learn how to understand problems from a customer's perspective, how to create a point of view on the identified problems, how to effectively brainstorm new ideas, and how to create prototypes to. . .

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English Grammar Workshop

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

Are your grammar, punctuation and writing skills hurting your professional image? Or is English your second language, and you could benefit from a grammar review? If you communicate in writing (letters, memos, reports, email, etc.), you will benefit from this intensive, two-day course that focuses on the critical flaws hindering today's professionals. Not only do we have an in-depth discussion of each grammar rule, but we show many examples AND. . .

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Google Ads

- Eastern
$325.00

Upcoming Dates

Are you a business owner, web analyst, or online marketing specialist who needs to understand search engine marketing? This is the course for you! In addition to learning the fundamentals of search engine marketing, this course teaches you how to use Google Ads to meet your online marketing needs. You will learn how to navigate Google Ads and how to create and manage ad campaigns using the best strategies related to keyword lists. You will learn. . .

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Google Analytics

- Eastern
$325.00

Upcoming Dates

By monitoring, tracking, and analyzing visitors to your website and their activities on your website, you can draw conclusions about the effectiveness of your site content, promotions, and advertising campaigns and technical details such as site architecture and navigation. Google Analytics is a robust analytics suite that is integrated with Google's data and other application service offerings, such as AdWords and AdSense. This course is designed. . .

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Minute-Taker's Workshop

- Eastern
$145.00

Upcoming Dates

The Minute-Taking Workshop is a course for those who find themselves called upon to take minutes but who have little knowledge on how to produce an accurate record of a meeting. You may be faced with ambiguous agreements, a vague agenda, interruptions, a poor chairperson or any number of difficult issues. This course provides practical guidance on how to overcome these and other problems and to take accurate minutes.

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Practical Usability Testing

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

Successful user-centered design and development requires progressive usability testing to ensure that user needs, limitations, mental models and cognitive styles are considered throughout the design life cycle. In this course, you learn a variety of usability testing techniques, ranging from simple paper prototype tests to cutting edge remote testing, card sorting to eye tracking. This course is designed for usability practitioners, website/intranet. . .

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Project+

- Eastern
$975.00

Upcoming Dates

This course will prepare students for the current CompTIA Project+ certification exam. It covers the full range of project management concepts students need to know to plan and implement projects. Students will take an in-depth look at all phases of the project life-cycle: initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and closing a project. Learning how to manage business concerns such as scope, cost and time is balanced by thorough coverage of best. . .

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Social Media Strategist

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

What hashtags are trending right now? Is your website integrated with popular social media platforms? Would Facebook advertising be a good fit for your organization? Should you have a blog? How can you monitor and respond to negative comments on social media? A talented social media strategist can answer these questions!

In this course we will examine the history of social media and how it has changed marketing and advertising initiatives. . .

The Science and Art of Effective Web and Application Design Logo

The Science and Art of Effective Web and Application Design

- Eastern
$975.00

Upcoming Dates

This course focuses on the current research, principles and methodologies for creating usable and effective interface designs. We examine key aspects of navigation, presentation, content and interaction, focusing on both sides of the UI/UX fence: science and art. This course is designed for usability practitioners, website/intranet developers, application developers, interface designers and project managers.

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User Experience Foundations

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

To increase the usability and effectiveness of your own design projects, it is critical to understand users. This course takes a deep dive into the most current research on what makes people think and act, what motivates them, how they process and remember information, and, most importantly, what they want in products and applications. You will learn the key aspects of human vision, memory, thought, and decision-making that should directly impact. . .

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User-Centered Analysis and Conceptual Design

- Eastern
$650.00

Upcoming Dates

User-centered analysis is the basis for interface design that makes sense to the user. With a clear definition of user requirements, developers and designers can create more effective and usable software interface designs. In this course, you will learn the methods and concepts to analyze user-centered requirements—the foundation for designing user-centered interfaces, content, applications, and websites. This course is designed for usability. . .