Managers today are overwhelmed with an increasing number of projects, each more complex. Just getting through the day with less staff and more work requires new streamlined techniques. Learn to embrace your inner-Project Manager and master responsibility to plan, organize and control what you need to get done for your department and your business to succeed. If you are looking for concrete steps to improve your project management skills, and get more done every day, this certificate is for you.
With the right practices, any training program can accelerate performance while delivering economic benefits... and as a focused and practical manager of a training function, you can lead the charge within your own organization. In this certificate, focus in-depth on effective methods to manage the entire scope of your organizationís training effort. You will examine practical ways, sound techniques, and proven ideas to manage your organizationís training and yield tangible, bottom-line results.
In this three-part live online workshop -- taking place over a two week period -- participants learn and practice the practical skills and techniques they need to produce high-quality, highly engaging audio and video podcasts. Start dates for next offerings:
The technology of virtual worlds is opening up new possibilities for students and lifelong learners. Many experts say we are moving from the era of the two-dimensional page to the era of three-dimensional virtual worlds. The "Stepping into Virtual Worlds" series is your chance to learn about, and experience for yourself, the power of virtual worlds.
"Stepping into Science" will take place on February 13, 2009. It will be held entirely in the virtual world of Second Life. Learn more about the conference here.
The Virtual Librarian Conference, "Itís a Virtual, Virtual, Virtual, Virtual World", was conceived out of various discussions about the state of libraries and virtual worlds and the desire to bring together in an affordable and easy way the most exciting analysis of virtual worlds, the impact they are having on libraries as well as those responsible for many of the great programs and immersive projects coming to life with the rise of virtual worlds. The Virtual Librarian Conference is taking place on October 1 - 2, 2008 and brought to you by a partnership between The Alliance Library System, LearningTimes and TAP Information Services.
Join us for the 7th Annual International Online Conference!
This yearís all new two-day format includes engaging keynote and workshop speakers. Interact with presenters and colleagues from around the globe right from your desktop, March 30-31, 2009.
Each day of IOC 2009 features sessions that will provide the kind of insights and take-aways you can put to work immediately. The conference includes live online sessions at times suitable for working professionals, in North American and Australian time zones, and places in between. Watch what you can live, and tune in later for recordings of any sessions you canít attend.
Individual: $99 USD per person Groups of 5 to 14: $89 USD per person Groups of 15 or more: $79 USD per person
This interactive certificate uses real world, practical examples to explore each phase of the instructional design process from analysis, design, development, and implementation to evaluation and shows you how to apply them in the context of your project. Youíll work together on a common case project as well as your own e-learning or instructor-led project throughout the program and learn just what you need to produce a highly effective end product. Next Workshop Begins: February 16, 2010
This certificate gives you a heads-up on the key issues and new requirements that you will face, a look at some new options for design and delivery, and an opportunity to put these ideas into practice in your own work situation.
Global organizations such as Walt Disney, Boeing, Motorola, and McDonaldís are known for using corporate universities to expand individual and organizational capabilities and to create value. And now Corporate Uís are fast becoming the standard at smaller companies as well. A well-planned Corporate University utilizes numerous methods to develop people. And that development is one of the few remaining sources to sustaining your competitive advantage in todayís marketplace. Next Workshop Begins: September 23, 2009