Do you wake up every morning loving what you do? This course will motivate you to make the necessary changes to love every day. We will focus on your career vision, setting goals for your career, and creating an action plan for getting you the job you want. By the end of the course you will be well on your way to the job (and life) of your dreams. You'll get unstuck and feel more empowered to embrace your career with 100% of your enthusiasm. Not to mention that you will come away with a toolkit of exercises and skills for continuing to manage your career plans and goals into the future.
Minimum Expectations for a Six Sigma Black Belt CERTIFICATION
Will be able to explain Six Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools, (quality, process/continuous improvement, etc.) and will be able to apply them in various business processes throughout the organization. Will be able to demonstrate and be a driver for various leadership roles and responsibilities, organizational dynamics, customer expectations and satisfaction. Will have a fundamental understanding of the components and techniques used in project management, including planning, deploying, monitoring, etc.
People, technology, and ethical behavior: Beginning phase of small business administration. This course stresses the importance of understanding diversity in business, which is not only the diversity of employers and employees, but also includes diversity of business itself.
Learn key concepts associated with the small business world and how each applies to business in general.
PM101 - Principles of Marketing examines the concepts of marketing mix (price, product, promotion, and channels of distribution) in a dynamic social, economic, and political environment, with focus on the satisfaction of customer needs while achieving organizational objectives.
Student Learning Outcomes: The student will be able to:
· Understand the theoretical and practical aspects of the marketing function within the modern business enterprise.
· Know how to develop and implement a basic marketing plan.
· Apply the newly learned skills in the real-world organization.
· Appreciate the importance of marketing within the context of a global economy.
The minimum Expectations for a Six Sigma CERTIFICATION (Green Belt).
Six Sigma Green Belt
A Six Sigma practitioner trained in the methodology and tools to need to work effectively on a process improvement team. Green Belts may act as team members under the direction of a Black Belt or may lead their own less complex, high impact projects.
Six topics will be covered for Six Sigma Certification (Green Belt)
1. Introduction to Six Sigma
If you want to quickly understand Web 2.0, the new internet and how to use free applications to improve instruction, assessment, collaboration, communication and overall organization than this is the course for you! You will also learn how to use the internet to grow professionally and get organized so you can get back to what you love, teaching! I offer this material in a course I teach for teachers during the summer. If you want the same information for much less, in a convenient format and not for credits than this course will be extremely helpful to you. This information is for anyone who wants to learn more about the read/write web and the many things you can do online that are free and useful.
Have you ever wondered what working at home would be like? With the freedom to work at your own pace and make as much money as you want to, without someone constantly looking over your shoulder? Many of us have for one reason or another in the course of our working careers, wondered this very thought. And some of us, jumped in both feet to see just how deep the water was. And a few of us have done it more than once. This class takes a look at what it takes to set up and be successful working from a home office and some of the pitfalls that you need to watch out for.
This course is a general introduction to the study of psychology.The major learning objective of this course is for students to gain an understanding of the basic principals of, and research approaches related to, a broad range of areas within psychology.The areas/topics that this course will focus on include; historical perspectives in psychology, methods of studying human and animal behavior, biological psychology, sensation and perception, learning, memory and consciousness, development over the lifespan, motivation, social psychology, emotions and health, and abnormal/clinical psychology.
New to quilting? Want to create a family heirloom that is quick and easy?
Then Row-By-Row quilting is just what you need!
Although anyone is welcome, this course is designed and written with the beginner in mind. Prerequisites are only a desire to learn and some basic sewing experience. If you can cut and sew a straight line, you can succeed in this course!
When all is said and done, you will have a beautiful, hand-made lap (or wall) quilt! So, if you are up to learning a new hobby, or simply want to join us for companionship, please feel free to come along. Quilters by nature love to gather to chat and teach each other ... so the ride should be a fun one!
See you soon!
NOTE: Our target start date is August 1, 2009. However, we will begin when we have the minimum of 6 students enrolled.
Has the symptoms surrounding the diagnosis Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) ever left you or someone you know confused, speechless, distressed, hopeless, emotionless, and or hopeful? Have you known the symptoms surrounding the diagnosis to also create family conflict, school environmental challenges, parent/child distress, negative association with peers, drug influences & experimentation, criminal encounters, etc.? If you have answered yes to any of the above, ADHD101 is the course for you. The primary goal of this course is to empower those who have children diagnosed with ADHD and or empower individuals to empower others who might be challenged with the symptoms surrounding the main diagnosis of most school aged children. The most pertinent reason for enrolling in this course is that successful completion will offer students effective solutions & methods in addressing the symptoms of ADHD oppose to many traditional negative associations one may have experienced.
Students will learn about the symptoms of the diagnosis by way of DSMIV, real life situations, effective intervention methods, the best treatment methods, sound strategic tips for parents of children with ADHD, how to become the best advocate, activating school resources to best meet the needs of children with ADHD, contributory and emulating variables surrounding ADHD, appropriate external support, recommendations of extracurricular activities, and reference links. Join us.............I am excited about lifting the dark cloud that continues to travel directly over ADHD.
The Pilates Method was developed after Joe Pilates emigrated to the United States in 1926. By the 1960's he worked with some of the most famous dancers in New York City and further developed what we know today as the Pilates Method. Learn The First Ten mat exercises and see how invigorated you feel!
Technology has advanced learning in today's classrooms. Learn some new and exciting ways to incorporate different types of technology into your classroom. This course will teach you different types of activites that will help your students love learning and become hands on technology experts.
Microsoft Excel allows you to create professional speadsheets and charts for business or personal use. This course will teach you how to create a basic speadsheet, enter text and formulas, and create charts with in a document.
With the advancement of technology it is important to teach students how to use computers and the Internet. A WebQuest allows educators to use the World Wide Web as a stuctured way to facilitate student learning. Creating a WebQuest will guide students through activities and webpages that have been preselected for them. This course will teach you how to create WebQuests and incorporate information, activies, and images that relate to the curriculum that the students are learning.
Microsoft PowerPoint is used in businesses and in the classrooms as a visual aid in helping with the delivery of presentations and lectures. This class will teach you the how to create a Microsoft PowerPoint to enhance your corporate presentations or teach students in the classroom how to make eye-catching slideshows.
This workshop is designed to familiarize you with the tools and basic applications of Adobe Photoshop CS3. Whether you are an aspiring graphic designer, or expanding your skills in the office, this workshop will provide a good solid basic understanding of the principles used in Adobe Photoshop CS3. Understanding how to use this powerful photo manipulation program is the key to creating fabulous projects for the home or office.
It is difficult to conceive of any area where the ability to think clearly is not considered necessary. Yet, few of us have ever received precise instructions in how to improve the way we think. This course will teach you to think in ways that are clear, precise and decisive.
This course will give the user the basic understanding of the various means in which Windows Vista can be used. Windows Vista is Microsoft's newest operating system. This course is a fantastic way to ensure that you know how to maneuver the system efficiently and effectively.
Creating stories and novels is an amazing talent. The written word is powerful and it has the ability to shape views, change opinions, entertain, inspire, and even irritate. Creative writing draws from the depths of the writer, taking the best and molding language into an irresistible creation. Focus of this course includes: 1. Understanding of concepts associated with writing 2. Grammar, punctuation, and formatting 3. Research, ideas, note taking 4. Outlines 5. Rough drafts 6. Final project The goals of this course it to teach students to write creatively, to hone skills, and to gain the knowledge necessary to take writing to the next level: writing for profit.
Welcome to Learning Design Online. You will find a variety of Professional Development, Academic Success, and Personal Enrichment courses. Please feel free to browse our offerings and take a class for YOU!! Design your future, learn with us!