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Are you interested in differentiating yourself in today’s market or are you a manager or supervisor looking to grow your team? All facets of today’s business require some type of continuous professional education. Browse our programs taught by business experts, distinguished faculty and business leaders that will give you the tools to succeed. We offer essential (soft) skills and technical skills for every audience.

Business, Leadership and Essentials Skills Programs

This 3 day course will provide new and experienced supervisors and managers the skills to succeed. Topics will include coaching, motivation, goal setting, communication, interviewing skills, performance reviews, team development, managing conflict, and time management to name a few.

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This class teaches advanced Excel skills such as Pivot tables, Dashboards, Macros, Advanced Formulas and more.

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This class teaches beginner Excel skills such as worksheet concepts, basic calculations/functions, chart development, formatting data, entering data, etc.

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The class will teach the basics and some advanced skills to get started with PowerPoint.

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The CAPM® certification is an important industry-recognized certification for entry-level project managers and is granted through The Project Management Institute, PMI, the world’s leading project management organization. If you don’t have the credentials to sit for PMP certification but seek a credential in project management, this is a great class for you.

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GIS Essentials Certificate consists of 2 courses taught in the on-line/classroom (when possible) hybrid format. The first course is GIS Fundamentals.  Each course will run for 10 weeks (20 weeks for the certificate) during the spring and fall semesters.

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The GIS Essentials Certificate consists of 2 courses taught in the online format. Each course will run for 10 weeks (20 weeks total for the certificate) during the spring and fall semesters.

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This workshop is designed to expose participants to the fundamental methodology, principles and tools associated with Lean Thinking which is used to drive process excellence in organizations and foster a culture of continuous improvement.

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The PMP® certification is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers and is granted through The Project Management Institute, PMI, the world's leading project management organization.

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This workshop provides participants with fundamental principles and tools that are at the core of project management. Participants gain an understanding of how to plan, implement, monitor and control projects throughout a project’s life-cycle.

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The SHRM Essentials of Human Resources course covers the topics you need to meet key HR challenges that are relevant to you and your company.  If you are a supervisor or manager and you want an overview this is a great class. If you are a small business owner or the manager of a small department this is a great class for you.

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