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A program in Business, Economics and Administration, intends to further the student’s understanding of the business world. This program often incorporates theory with real world application. With this course, one can be the head in various business departments.

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Strategic Innovation Management

ADEN Business School
Online Part time February 2017 Guatemala Guatemala City Mexico Mexico City Bolivia Santa Cruz Ecuador Quito Argentina Buenos Aires Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Costa Rica San José Colombia Cali Mendoza Paraguay Asuncion El Salvador San Salvador Spain Barcelona Panama Panama City Nicaragua Managua San Miguel De Tucuman Madrid Bogotá Chile Santiago Honduras San Pedro Sula Medellin Peru Lima Tegucigalpa + 35 more

Knowledge economy, as was defined by Peter Drucker and others, poses unprecedented challenges for companies and organizations. One of the pillars on which business models are based on this new era is innovation, a complex and multidimensional phenomenon. From this perspective, strategic management of innovation resulting in the ability of the company to build a ... [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. Knowledge economy, as was defined by Peter Drucker and others, poses unprecedented challenges for companies and organizations. One of the pillars on which business models are based on this new era is innovation, a complex and multidimensional phenomenon. From this perspective, strategic management of innovation resulting in the ability of the company to build a culture of innovation that can generate value reinventing regularly its own business model, adapting to the constantly changing environment and introducing innovations incremental order , developmental and / or disruptive. It is the responsibility of driving teams create the internal conditions for these policies - the result of a Vision and Mission consensus - are properly understood and internalized through appropriate communication processes. Innovations can occur in multiple stages inside and outside the company (Doblin model). This is a proposal theoretical-practical oriented development of generic and systemic skills in order to integrate innovation in organizational culture as a strategic axis for value creation in business models and policies for development and growth companies and organizations. The mastery of this competition is closely linked with other generic skills that are considered in program development such as Creativity, Focus on quality, project management, orientation achievement, Entrepreneurship, Problem solving, decision making, orientation learning, Teamwork and Leadership. GOALS Upon completion completed, the participant will have achieved the following transfer targets: Leading processes of defining innovation policies for value creation in line with the development strategies of the company, from detecting and identifying causes, opportunities, needs and dynamic demands resulting from the interaction between organizational contexts and the reality of markets and intervention environments, both for small and medium businesses and international corporations and other organizations. Design, systematize and develop processes, systems, products and / or services matching innovative policies and strategies formulated and designed to meet internal and external demands and to take advantage of the opportunities identified, assessing how they will affect the possible innovations both people, the organization and the context of intervention by identifying risks and benefits. Justify, plan and implement the components of innovation according to related policies and sustainability of the organization, introducing innovations that impact the various systems, processes, products, services and results and targets both personal, organizational and as in the contexts of intervention, monitoring and evaluating progress steadily and results. recipients senior and managerial staff of small and medium Latin American and international companies. academic content MODULE 1: From the creative spark innovation strategy MODULE 2: Towards a culture of innovation MODULE 3 Management of the innovation process MODULE 4: The practice of innovation [-]

APQ in Global Business Leadership and International Relations

Human Capital (Singapore)
Campus Full time 8 months March 2017 Singapore USA Washington China Shenzhen + 3 more

This programme stems from an earlier initiative by HCS on the Global Immersion Programme, which was launched by Minister Heng Swee Keat in November 2013. This APQ aims to support Singapore’s SkillsFuture agenda and economic progress as Singapore moves to the next phase of development towards an advanced economy and inclusive society. [+]

Georgetown University (GU) – HCS Academy (HCS) ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION (APQ) IN GLOBAL BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Georgetown University (GU) has developed a specially designed Advanced Management Programme, leading to an Advanced Professional Qualification (APQ) in Global Business Leadership and International Relations. This programme stems from an earlier initiative by HCS on the Global Immersion Programme, which was launched by Minister Heng Swee Keat in November 2013. This APQ aims to support Singapore’s SkillsFuture agenda and economic progress as Singapore moves to the next phase of development towards an advanced economy and inclusive society. The APQ programme is also first of its kind developed specially for SMEs in Singapore and internationally. HCS Academy is indeed privileged to have GU as a valued partner. In line with the SkillsFuture’s thrust, the APQ represents a frontier programme that incorporates the following in pursuit of capability development and productivity growth in enterprises: Reflective thinking process; Proactive mindset orientation; Acquisition of skills sets and knowledge in globalization of business; Redesign and transformation of businesses and culture; Product innovation; and Expansion of markets via internationalization. The APQ is conducted in English with simultaneous interpretation in Chinese by Professional Interpreters. Learning materials are in English and Chinese. Participants will be assessed based on their respective team's capstone projects. WHY APQ IN GLOBAL BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS? What kind of career does this APQ programme prepare you for? This APQ enables participants to acquire latest knowledge and insights in business disciplines and management skills needed to evaluate, capitalise and thrive on regional and global business opportunities. It is suitable for participants who are already in or aspiring to join in the global business environment and challenge. Who would benefit from this programme? The APQ programme will help PMEs, corporate and business leaders, as well as business owners identify opportunities and challenges of conducting business in other countries in order to better compete in today’s global economy. Georgetown University’s expertise and network, combined with its strength in international business strategy, management, policymaking, international relations, and leadership, make the program truly exceptional. Georgetown University has developed a curriculum that focuses on the concepts, techniques, tools, and subjects most relevant to senior executives who have special interests in global business. What kinds of career does the APQ programme prepare you for? This APQ enables participants to acquire latest knowledge and insights in business disciplines and management skills needed to evaluate, capitalise and thrive on regional and global business opportunities. It is suitable for participants who are already in or aspiring to join in the global business environment and challenge. ACCREDITATION Can you tell me more about the Georgetown University and its McDonough School of Business? Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation's oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Georgetown was founded on the Jesuit principles of equality, respect, and cura personalis, or education of the whole person, and those same values define the school today. Georgetown’s interdisciplinary approach to global business and international politics originated with the trade and diplomacy studies programs pioneered by the School of Foreign Service in the early part of the twentieth century. At a time when business schools concentrated almost exclusively on domestic commerce, Georgetown realized that the world of business was becoming increasingly global. From its beginning, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has continually strengthened its innovative approach to executive education. More than a decade ago, the school introduced international residencies and integrative courses as key components of its Executive MBA programs. Today, the McDonough School of Business is known worldwide for its strengths in strategy, international business, global logistics, and finance The McDonough School of Business has been ranked No. 3 in the United States and No. 17 worldwide for its Executive Education Customised Programs by the Financial Times in 2014. The Georgetown McDonough Executive Education was also named No. 1 in the US for its international programs. International business school surveys have ranked the university ahead of several respected competitors including Harvard, INSEAD, Wharton, University of Oxford: Säid, Kellogg, and MIT. National and international accreditation: Middle States Commission of Higher Education & AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) National or International ranking in its home country: Georgetown University #20 (US News & World Report) McDonough School of Business Global Executive MBA #12 (Economist – Global Rankings) Executive MBA #14 (Economist – US Rankings) Full Time MBA #23 (US News & World Report) Part-Time MBA #11 (US News & World Report) ADMISSION CRITERIA & TERM DATES What are the general entry requirements? These are the general entry requirements for admission into the APQ programme: - A good bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification (Candidates with HR WSQ Professional Diploma/Specialist Diploma are eligible. Other qualifications will be considered on a case by case basis, subject to HCS Academy Academic Board and Georgetown University’s approval). - Relevant work experience - Competency in English or Chinese TEACHING FACULTY/ LEARNING METHOD/PEDAGOGY What form does the teaching take? Emphasis on Practical Skills and Knowledge Acquisition (‘Pracademic’) The programme will focus on skills mastery and developing a mindset to continually strive towards achieving greater excellence through application of knowledge, application and experience. The application of skills will be covered under group projects, and case studies based on real-life business challenges. The programme framework and syllabi will enable participants to: a) Explore business challenges and transformation b) Examine “best practices” and apply them in the global context. 
 c) Build competencies to identify sensitive and competitive situations. 
 d) Evaluate and implement global expansion strategies. Who will be teaching the Programme? The programme consisting of 200 hours of course instruction and project work will be led by prominent faculty members from Georgetown University McDonough School of Business and School of Foreign Service. The Academic Director of the APQ programme is Professor Marc L. Busch. What is the schedule like? The course will be conducted over 4 terms in 3 locations as illustrated below: Location Term Example 1st Intake 2015 Singapore Term 1, 13 – 18 April Singapore Term 2, 1 – 6 June China Term 3, 24 – 26 August Washington DC Term 4, 16 – 24 November 2nd Intake 2016 Singapore Term 1, 7 - 12 Mar 2016 Singapore Term 2, 20 - 25 June 2016 China Term 3, 22 - 24 Aug 2016 Washington DC, USA Term 4, 14 - 20 Nov 2016 What happens if a participant cannot complete the programme? Generally, all participants must follow the intake cohort. HCS Academy Academic Board and Georgetown University McDonough School of Business will consider special cases of deferment on a case-by-case basis. Will there be a graduation ceremony? Yes. There will be a graduation ceremony in Georgetown University, Washington D.C., USA [-]

Short course - Management

European School of Economics
Campus Full time January 2017 Italy Rome Milan Florence Spain Madrid United Kingdom London USA New York + 7 more

The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. Today’s managers are required to possess a diverse set of key skills and core competences that are essential to successfully plan, execute and evaluate a wide range of business activities. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management equips participants with the right combination of practical knowledge supported by theoretical foundations to hone their leaders skills The course offers a valuable insight into the field of Management that gives participants an advantage over the rest of the increasingly professionally prepared workforce in the market. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. This will be achieved through critical thinking, teamwork, creativity, and personal development in a highly interactive and stimulating environment. Participants will be able to take responsibility to manage, supervise and direct their own, and others, activities, whilst understanding key strategic issues and trends in management. This includes the use of information to make critical decisions and the application of theories and techniques to practical realistic work situations in the business sector. Students will have developed the skills to implement agreed effective and efficient solutions within the constraints of limited resources. Intake Dates: January, April, September Course Structure Students will take four of the following modules: Entrepreneurship and Leadership Globalised Information and Communication Systems International Project Management International Business Management Human Resources Management International Strategic Marketing Course Duration: One Academic Term Mode of Delivery: Each module consists of 100 hours of learning; 30 hours are spent in lectures/seminars and the remaining time is devoted to directed learning activities, final assessment preparation and self-study. Entry Requirements: Application form, completed correctly A first degree in a relevant subject or an equivalent level professional qualification Resume / CV + personal statement Two letters of recommendation IELTS/ TOEFL score Three photographs (passport size) Photocopy of passport/ID Application fee (£50) - to be paid online here or addressed to the European School of Economics NB: All non-English documents must be officially translated. Internship Programme: Upon successful completion of the programme participants may opt to take a 3-month internship fitted to their profile and career objectives. An assessment with the ESE Placement Officer will determine their eligibility for a placement. Professional Advantages: The aim of this specialised course is to provide a distinctive, inter-disciplinary and integrative educational programme for individuals seeking to consolidate their managerial achievements or prepare for a career at the highest levels of industry. Participants will have increased competitive advantage by possessing a dynamic balance of solid academic knowledge and essential practical skills. The programme thus aims to provide learners with a progressively higher level of understanding and critical awareness of the main issues in strategic management, and of the associated concepts, models and techniques. Credits & Recognition: Upon completion of the programme, participants will be awarded an ESE Certification of successful completion of the programme. [-]

Accounting Degree

North Iowa Area Community College
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 USA Mason City

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for... [+]

Accounting Degree Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for assistance in determining a schedule to meet your goal. The Business Division’s highest priority is to assist students in reaching their individual educational goals. Each instructor is dedicated to providing the highest quality instruction to facilitate this process. First Semester ENG-105 Composition I MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra* BCA-101 Intro to Computers and Information Systems Humanities class Social Science Class SDV-199 College Essentials Second Semester ENG-106 Composition II MAT-140 Finite Math (if needed)*** Humanities Class Science class ACC-111 Intro to Accounting (if needed or elective) Third Semester ACC-121 Principles of Accounting I ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics MAT-156 Intro to Statistics SPC-112 Public Speaking General Education Elective** Fourth Semester ACC-122 Principles of Accounting II ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics MAT-161 Business Statistics Humanities class General Education Elective* *Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. **See NIACC catalog for list of General Education courses. ***Check with transfer institution. Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning. AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions. Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language Requirement. Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance. Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student. Note: It is recommended that Business core classes not be taken on the web for the College of Business at the University of Northern Iowa Note: The University of Iowa requires MAT-165 Calculus (Business Calculus) for prerequisite course for the College of Business. Note: For accounting majors at the U of Iowa, a 2.67 (B-) cumulative GPA is required in Accounting 121 and Accounting 122 with a 2.75 prerequisite GPA and 3.0 cumulative GPA and pass a writing assessment. Suggested Electives: Business Law I Principles of Management Suggested General Education Electives: College Algebra Calculus (for Business) [-]

International Taxation

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  May 2017 USA New York

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world, and the benefit will be yours. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017.

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world, and the benefit will be yours. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. In this course you will learn about the domestic and international tax law rules of the United States - the trendsetter in international taxation. We will then compare these rules with the tax law provisions in the European Union. At the end of the course you will have acquired basic knowledge of how to avoid double taxation and how to make use of beneficial tax regimes.... [-]


EDGE Program in Business and Leadership

UCLA Anderson Executive Education
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 USA Los Angeles

UCLA Anderson EDGE is a 3-week summer program for rising juniors, seniors and recent college graduates focused on Business, Leadership & Communication. [+]

Get an EDGE on your career, with the business and leadership skills you need to start building your future success today. UCLA Anderson's EDGE is a three-week program for rising juniors, seniors, and recent college graduates who want the tools to make an immediate impact in their chosen careers. Program Benefits Succeed Today. Lead Tomorrow. EDGE helps students understand how to transform ideas into opportunities, excel in traditional business settings, and gain the management vocabulary they need to succeed today and lead tomorrow. World Class Faculty EDGE scholars have the opportunity to study with our world class faculty – the same professors who teach our MBA students. Location! Location! Location! There is no more exciting place to learn the fundamentals of business and leadership than Los Angeles – a vital hub of world trade, home of the entertainment and media industry and incubator for a new wave of innovative startups. ... [-]

Business Management and Entrepreneurship

IBT College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Toronto

The Business Management and Entrepreneurship diploma course is designed to provide the skills that are necessary to manage and administer a small, medium or large business or organization. The Business Management and Entrepreneurship course is an approved and registered diploma course. The course is all instructor led with real life examples and business simulations. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. The Business Management and Entrepreneurship diploma course is designed to provide the skills that are necessary to manage and administer a small, medium or large business or organization. The Business Management and Entrepreneurship course is an approved and registered diploma course. The course is all instructor led with real life examples and business simulations. Students are encouraged to apply the course materials to their individual business idea. Those students who already own a business are able to apply the learning materials towards running their business more efficiently as well as expanding their business to a new level. Main Modules Microsoft Office level 1-2-3 Entrepreneurship Business Law Business Management Accounting for a Small Business Economics (Macro-and Micro Economics) Marketing Business Communication Financial Management Project Management. Employment Opportunities Business Manager Business Administrator Business Support Provider Entrepreneur Business Manager Trainee and other. Admission Requirements Applicants must have a Canadian high school diploma of grade 12 or equivalent, or apply as mature students (18 years of age or older) AND pass the Scholastic Entrance Exam administered by IBT College. An assessment interview is also required for some of the courses prior to being accepted into the chosen course. Financial Aid IBT College offers flexible monthly payment plans with no interest. Students may apply for a student line of credit through major financial institutions or through contacting IBT College's representative at selected financial institutions. IBT College also accepts HRSDC (EI) and Social Assistance recipients. [-]

The Ultimate Entrepreneurship Training Bundle, 10 Courses

Courses for Success
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

This Entrepreneurship skills course package contains 10 key courses that will equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to become a successful Entrepreneur! [+]

Gain the Knowledge, Skills, and Confidence to Become A Successful Entrepreneur! This Entrepreneurship skills course package contains 10 key courses that will equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to become a successful Entrepreneur! This comprehensive online course bundle includes, public speaking, time management, personal branding, interpersonal skills, business writing, and much more! If you're looking to become a successful Entrepreneur don't miss out on this opportunity to get all the soft skills you need to succeed in one convenient package. The Entrepreneurship Course will help you build a solid foundation covering everything an aspiring entrepreneur needs to get their business off the ground from business plans and financing to marketing your business and promoting business growth. While this comprehensive course is a great start, the additional soft skills you will learn in this bundle is what will take your success to the next level including Negotiation Skills and Interpersonal Skills that will allow you to come out on top when negotiating new and exciting deals. In addition to this the Personal Branding and Assertiveness & Self Confidence Courses will help you build your presence and market yourself on a professional level either when acquiring new clients or marketing your business. Finally we have also included the Time Management Course which will help you achieve more goals in less time allowing you to focus on growing your business. This is an incredible opportunity to invest in yourself and your future, boost your skill set and confidence to become a successful entreprenuer with Courses For Success today! Course Fast Facts: All courses are easy to follow and understand Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course Unlimited Lifetime Access Study as many courses as you want Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time Download printer friendly course content Certificates (IAOTS Accredited) How to study online course? Upon enrolment an automated email will be sent, advising you of our enrolment process (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online material, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. Recognition & Accreditation These courses are internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction. Units of Study Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time. The Entrepreneurship Course Bundle Package consists of 10 courses, below is a summary of each course: Course 1 - Certificate In Entrepreneurship Online Course Make Your Business Venture an Astounding Success! Understand how to start a business Develop a business plan Get financing for your business Hire and train employees Run your business Grow your business Is It Feasible? What Are Your Interests? Do You Have the Experience? Are You an Expert? What is the market/competition like Is the Venture Lucrative? Is There Competition? How Can You Set Yourself Apart from the Competition? Basics of starting a business Legal Structure of the Business Create a business plan What Should Be Included in the Business Plan Gather Documentation Get financing Hire employees Training employees Market the business Create a Website Networking Groups Social Media Run the business Grow the business Course 2 - Certificate In Public Speaking Online Course Deliver Powerful Speeches and Outstanding Presentations Identifying your audience Creating a basic outline Organising the program Your Body speaks its own Language The Signals You Send The Power of Tone Preparing Mentally using Visualisation Breathing A Few Extra Tips Putting it all together Being prepared Overcoming nervousness Delivering your speech Questions and answers Course 3 - Certificate In Time Management Online Course Manage your time to be the highest achiever Create SMARTER Goals Prioritizing Your Goals Visualize your Goals-Visualization Setting SMART goals Prioritizing your time The 80/20 Rule Being Assertive...Saying “NO” to Requests you can’t meet. Planning wisely Using To Do List Tackling procrastination Why We Procrastinate Nine Ways to Overcome Procrastination Crisis management When Crisis Calls...do you have a Contingency Plan? Creating a Plan Executing the Plan Organizing your workspace De-Clutter Managing Workflow Dealing with E-mail...email etiquette Using Calendars Delegating made easy Setting a ritual Metting management Alternatives to meetings Course 4 - Certificate In Personal Branding Online Course Managing Your Personal Brand To Help You Achieve Success Define your image Control your image Understand how to sharpen your brand Use social media appropriately Manage your brand in a crisis Develop a professional appearance Controlling and developing your image Personal and professional influences Sharpening your brand Have an Objective Appearance matters Never Burn a Bridge Social media Blogging Networking Brand management during a crisis Branding personality traits Identify Your Unique Values Course 5 - Certificate In Interpersonal Skills Online Course Learn Powerful Communication Skills! Verbal communication skills Listening and hearing: they aren't the same thing Asking questions Communicating with power Non-verbal communication skills Body language The signals you sent to others It's not what you say, it's how you say it Making small talk and moving beyond Moving the conversation along Asking for examples Using repetition Usng summary questions Asking for clarity and completeness Remembering names Influencing skills Creating a powerful introduction Using Mnemonics Uh-oh... I've forgotten your name Bringing people to your side Sharing your opinion Negotiation basics Making an impact Course 6 - Certificate In Negotiation Skills Online Course Enhance Your Career With Better Negotiation Skills! Understanding negotiation Types of negotiations The three phases Skills for successful negotiation Getting prepared Laying the groundwork Creating a negotiation framework The negotiation process Exchanging information Getting off on the right foot What to share What to keep to yourself Bargaining What to expect Techniques to try How to break an impasse About mutual gain Closing Dealing with difficult issues Negotiating outside the boardroom Negotiating on behalf of someone else Course 7 - Certificate In Business Writing Online Course Become an Expert at Writing Effective Emails, Letters, Reports and More Spelling and Grammar Working with words Language and tone Sentences and Paragraphs Organization and Structure Tools and Techniques The Reader The Requirement Write faster – effective writing Templates Proofreading Review/Peer Review The Appearance - Printing and Publishing Writing meeting agendas Writing Emails Writing business letters Writing proposals The Basic Outline Key information Sequence Choosing a Format Proposal Structure and Content Executive Summaries Writing reports Course 8 - Certificate In Assertiveness and Self-Confidence Online Course How To Be A Highier Achiever and Succeed in Life! What does self-confidence mean to you? Obstacles to our goals Communication skills The importance of goal setting Feeling the part Looking the part Sounding the part Powerful presentations Coping techniques Dealing with difficult behaviour Course 9 - Certificate In Manager Management Online Course Transform Your Managers Into Your Greatest Asset Grooming a new manager Coaching and mentoring Measuring performance Motivating managers Signs of poor management Trust your team of managers When an employee complains about their manager When do you step in Remember these basic qualities Course 10 - Certificate In Managing Effective Meetings Online Course Achieve Your Workplace Goals With Effective Meetings Planning and preparing Setting up the meeting space Electronic options Meeting roles and responsibilities Chairing a meeting Dealing with Disruptions Taking Minutes Making the most of your meetings Requirements Entry requirements Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills. Minimum education Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course. Computer requirements Students will need access to a computer and the internet. Minimum specifications for the computer are: Windows: Microsoft Windows XP, or later Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) MAC/iOS OSX/iOS 6 or later Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari) All systems Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) Students will also need access the following applications: Adobe Acrobat Reader [-]

Course - Mobile App Design for iOS

Treehouse
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

Learn the basics of designing a mobile app, from initial idea, wireframes to user interface design. You will create the design for a diary app while learning how to write an application design specification, user experience, right through to creating assets for development. The project will focus on the iOS platform, however you learn some tips and tricks on adapting the design for platforms like Android and Windows. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. Mobile App Design for iOS Learn the basics of designing a mobile app, from initial idea, wireframes to user interface design. You will create the design for a diary app while learning how to write an application design specification, user experience, right through to creating assets for development. The project will focus on the iOS platform, however you learn some tips and tricks on adapting the design for platforms like Android and Windows. Introduction to UI Design Learn what user interface design entails, what we’re going to design, and some understanding of development languages used to build our app. Discover the tools that are used to create a user interface. Finally, learn about the nuances of designing for Apple's iOS platform. ADS Writing and Preparation Learn how to create helpful documentation that will help educate and assist your design process later. Writing an Application Definition Statement (ADS) helps you establish the focus of your app and define its audience. Wireframing, Interaction Design and Planning Learn how to plan your app by creating a digital wireframe document and understanding some basic UX and typography decisions. We’re also going to take a look into how to design for touch targets and some tips and tricks around this problematic design issue. Designing our App Let’s start designing our app using Sketch. We’re going to jump right into designing a beautiful interface while learning how to export our artwork for retina display and additional platforms, if necessary. Working with a Developer A deeper how-to of exporting your artwork via Sketch and learn how to keep developers happy by producing comprehensive documentation for onward use in Xcode. We’re also going to take a look into the app approval process and bring to light some common issues and how to avoid them. Teacher Sarah Parmenter Sarah Parmenter is a multi-disciplinary designer. She has a client list that includes Blackberry, News International, and STV and specialises in UI design for iOS. Sarah is the owner of You Know Who, co-host of the Happy Monday podcast, and was voted .Net Magazine’s ‘Designer of The Year’ in 2011. [-]

Summer Graduate Business Studies

Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria
Campus Full time 4 weeks June 2017 Canada Victoria

The SGBS program is open to any graduate student currently attending university/college. Study global strategy, cross-cultural management and social entrepreneurship for 4 weeks June - July 2017. [+]

Summer Graduate Business Studies is open to any graduate level student currently attending university/college in their respective country. The program consists of four weeks of innovative graduate level business studies taught by the University of Victoria's award-winning faculty. The program focuses on: - global strategy - cross-cultural management - social entrepreneurship Delivered by the same instructors that teach our own MBA students, the program offers a thorough overview of the fields that garnered Gustavson Business international attention and awards. Global Strategy, Cross-Cultural Management and Social Entrepreneurship are key areas of specialization for Gustavson. We have adapted the format of our regular MBA courses to present you with a rigorous, innovative term of study. The program is equivalent to three graduate level courses. Students: Inquire about our scholarships. International faculty: please inquire about our incentive program for you! Email us for more details: summerprog@uvic.ca Known as the "City of Gardens" for its famous parks and hanging flower baskets, Victoria is clean, safe and culturally diverse. Victoria has been named best city in the Americas by Conde Nast Traveler Magazine readers. Victoria comes alive in the summer with travelling musicians, comedians and artisans for a bustling atmosphere. Countless recreational activities, shopping and sightseeing opportunities make Victoria an ideal location for international study. [-]

Education Leadership Academy

High Tech High Graduate School Of Education
Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 year October 2017 USA San Diego

The HTH GSE Education Leadership Academy focuses on developing educational teams as change agents. This one-year hybrid program blends face-to-face residencies at High Tech High in San Diego, partnerships with HTH critical friends, and online learning. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. The HTH GSE Education Leadership Academy focuses on developing educational teams as change agents. This one-year hybrid program blends face-to-face residencies at High Tech High in San Diego, partnerships with HTH critical friends, and on-line learning. Participants design their own personal learning plan and execute a collaborative Leadership Project that addresses an authentic need or issue at their home schools.  Throughout the program participants engage with theory and implement put it to practice exercises centering on deeper learning, equity and change leadership. These themes serve to help each participant grow as a facilitator, a change agent and a school transformer. Additionally, participants receive extensive feedback from other program participants and become a member of committed cohort of educators who serve to support one another after the program is completed. The Academy also invites leading educational experts to guide participants in their thinking. During the 2016-2017 school year, guest faculty include: Chris Emdin of Columbia University; Stephanie Rogen, Coach and Strategic Education Advisor to Most Likely to Succeed Documentary, Larry Rosenstock, Chief Executive Officer at HTH, Laura McBain, Education Leadership Academy Director and HTH Critical Friends. Key program details include: Face to Face: Participants attend customized residencies: During these residencies participants, attend workshops led by key faculty, visit classrooms, meet with their teams, and engage in project planning/tuning activities with their team members. Onsite: After the first onsite visit, a HTH critical friend will visit the school team’s site to engage in professional development, coaching and other events, as needed by the school. This two-day visit will be co-designed the school team and their HTH critical friend to ensure the visit meets the school’s authentic need. Online: In online forums and in consultation with HTH critical friends, participants explore the theory and craft knowledge related to issues that arise in their own practice. During online consultations, HTH Critical friends help school teams design professional development for their school setting. Participants are asked share the impact of these professional development online with other cohort members and respond to other teams’ successes and challenges. "I have been pushed. That is my first thought when asked to describe my experience at HTH. I have been forced to reflect on my practice, put my ideas into action and then to document what has occurred. Further, I have gained an ever increasing circle of what I call, "professional friends." From my critical friend to working more closely with colleagues here at BSS, I am collaborating, sharing my work and therefore, hopefully, improving my practice." Tim Sommerville, Bishop Strachan School, Canada "[The] High Tech High School Leadership Program was crucial in my personal development of confidence, networking and community building. My journey with the school is far from over, and my most important discovery was the realization that I have the power to co-create spaces for inspiration wherever I am." Karen Harris, Holualoa Elementary, Hawaii [-]

Forté Forum Programme

Forté Foundation
Campus Full time August 2017 USA Boston District of Columbia Atlanta Miami Seattle San Francisco Los Angeles Houston Chicago New York Canada Toronto United Kingdom London + 12 more

Forté Forums are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level. [+]

Forté Forums (fortefoundation.org/forum) are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level. A free event unlike any other, the Forté Forum will empower you with information about the value of an MBA. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process. A free event unlike any other, Forté Forums are held in 12 cities every summer to empower you with information about the value of an MBA. Reasons to go Understand the MBA advantage, offering career advancement, expanded earning potential, and even opportunities to study abroad Connect with a business school that's the best fit for you Hear from top MBA businesswomen in various industries and career stages, including in the non-profit world. Network with standout peers to build a lasting support network Discover how to finance your MBA Virtual Forté Forum The Forté Virtual Forum connects with 50 of the world's top business schools from the comfort of your office, local cafe, or living room. Whether you are exploring if an MBA is right for you or are looking for an opportunity to ask questions of a specific school, the Virtual Forum provides a venue for you to do so in a convenient, supportive environment. Free Pre-MBA Webinars Nothing boosts your confidence like feeling completely prepared for your MBA journey. To gain the in-depth knowledge you’ll need, attend one of the many live and on-demand webinars geared just for pre-MBA women for no cost. [-]

Secretarial program

Montreal Technical College (MTC)
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Montreal

To develop the following competencies necessary to practice the employment [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. Objective of Program To develop the following competencies necessary to practice the employment: to apply a keyboarding technique to proofread English texts to manage administrative information to understand and identify various management approaches to quality to manage their time to write business correspondence in English according to formatting requirements. To develop the competencies required to apply the following information technology tools: to use database software to use the functions of word processing software, spreadsheet software, and telecommunication tools To develop the competencies required to handle bilingual communications in an office setting To develop the competencies required to handle the following secretarial functions: to produce and receive business correspondence in English to produce documents to handle requests relating to legislation to update files to prepare business meetings to carry out common and periodic accounting tasks to produce business correspondence in English to translate business correspondence into English You’re in the right field of work if you: Are highly organized and enjoy responsibilities Possess an aptitude for communication Work well under pressure Are detail-oriented and rigorous Demonstrate good judgment and a strong ethical sense Career opportunities : Office clerk Administrative assistant Personnel clerk Executive assistant General office support Data entry clerk Human resources assistant Receptionist Workplaces Small, medium and large companies Public or private businesses Self-employed workers The avantages of studying in Collège Supérieur de Montréal This course gives you access to: A short 1-year training program Program recognized by the le Ministère de l’Éducation, de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche (MESRS) Scholarships offered by our partners A practical internship at a company A laptop when you graduate! When you choose the C.S.M., you also choose: Lifetime job placement assistance Conveniently located facilities (Berri-UQAM subway station) A simulation class to develop your confidence and skills High-quality education More than 45 years of experience Summary of qualifications Determine their suitability for the occupation and explore the training process This course offers a realistic vision of the trade. It provides information on the program as a whole. Apply a keyboarding technique Learn a keyboarding technique in order to reach proper dexterity and speed of 25 words per minute Proofread business texts Learn French grammar and syntax to audit various documents. Use proper business vocabulary and punctuation. Manage administrative information Learn how to professionally manage all administrative documents. Recognize various business models. Understand and use a Classification Plan to manage all correspondence and codify them. Use the basic functions of word processing software Type, prepare, modify and print basic text. Manage files and create security copies. Create tables and merge text with databases. Compose and format business correspondence With a word processor and using business format, write various documents. Carry out common accounting tasks With the use of an accounting software (SAGE 50), learn how to perform basic accounting tasks such as: bank deposits, purchase orders, invoices, managing the petty cash, produce employees pay and manage accounting correspondence. Use database software Using databases, manage, import/export, extract and classify data. Understand and identify with various management approaches to quality Analyse the various management approaches to business and apply quality client relations; propose improvement. Carry out periodic accounting tasks Using SAGE50, perform accounting tasks such as: account reconciliation, financial reports, follow up on budget and closing balances, fill out and follow up on financial correspondence. Communicate in an office setting Learn and understand the importance of communication; develop and apply communication’s principals and techniques within a work environment. Use telecommunication tools Learn how to navigate and find the right information on the web. Send, receive and manage emails. Learn how to use Internet search engine and antiviruses. Handle bilingual communications in an office setting By means of real life situations, learn how to use proper French and English protocols with clients. Produce and receive business correspondence Using a word processor, learn how to write, prepare and merge two pages documents and how to use various postal services. Use the basic functions of spreadsheet software Using Excel, learn how to create, modify and print speadsheets including integrated mathematical functions. Import and export Excel databases onto word documents. Manage their time Learn how to properly manage the business workload. Familiarise yourself with various tools and resources in work management. Produce business correspondence in French Using a word processor, learn how to write, prepare, merge and send out two pages French documents. Handle requests regarding labour laws From simple but real life situations, find answers and solutions applying ethics and legislative laws. Produce the required documents and ensure their follow up. Translate business correspondence into French Learn how to distinguish primary and secondary meaning within a given text. Write quality French texts and carry out the appropriate format. Use the advanced functions of word processing software Personnalise various documents, forms, lists, indexes, table of content, text in a column format, automatic counts and notations. Create database, macro-commands and tables with calculations. Import and export data. Design the visual format of a document Design various aspect of a document including titles, subtitles, and words within a text. Determine the content and appearance of headers and footers and patterns. Insert graphics. Manage the document layout. Produce documents Write proper document’s content ensuring text quality. Manage report’s layout and classify all documents. Prepare business meetings Using a word processor, manage correspondence, emails and electronic agendas. Produce and dispatch various documents such as notices, order of the day, reports, minutes, surveys and summaries. Update files Develop efficient work skills. Using a word processor and a database, add or remove data from various documents and change its layout. Produce new and updated versions, validate your work and ensure its follow up and transmission. Conditions of admission To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements : Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister. 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Project Management

Fanshawe College
Campus or Online Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada London

Project Management is a one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program, completed in two four-month semesters. Students may choose to study at the London Campus or in a fully online format. [+]

Project Management Project Management is a one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program, completed in two four-month semesters (laptop required). Students may choose to study at the London Campus or in a fully online format. Students will gain the in-depth knowledge, competencies, skills, tools, and techniques required to plan and execute major projects that achieve organizational goals on time and on budget. The Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge is an integral part of the program curriculum. The curriculum also addresses emerging trends in project management through courses in agile project management, project recovery and project leadership. Academic School: Lawrence Kinlin School of Business Campus: London Campus (LC) Program Delivery: Day Time, Full Time, Online Program Type: Certificate, Graduate Available to International Students?: Yes Admission Requirements A Two- or Three-Year College Diploma, or a Degree (Note: minimum 'C+' average or cumulative 2.5 GPA) OR Acceptable combination of related work experience and post-secondary education as judged by the College* OR Five years of work experience in the project management field as judged by the College to be equivalent* Note: *Applicants may be required to submit a resume and cover letter that includes details of work experience. English Language Requirements Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English by one of the following methods: A Grade 12 College Stream or University Stream English credit from an Ontario Secondary School, or equivalent, depending on the program's Admission Requirements Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test with a minimum score of 570 for the paper-based test (PBT), or 88 for the Internet-based test (iBT), with test results within the last two years International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test with an overall score of 6.5 with no score less than 6.0 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) test with an overall score of 70 with no score less than 60 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years An English Language Evaluation (ELE) at Fanshawe College with a minimum score of 75% in all sections of the test, with test results within the last two years Recommended Academic Preparation It is highly recommended that students be proficient in the following areas before entry into the program: - Mathematics - Business Communication - Computer applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Applicant Selection Criteria Where the number of eligible applicants exceeds the available spaces in the program, the Applicant Selection Criteria will be: Preference for Permanent Residents of Ontario Receipt of Application by February 1st (After this date, Fanshawe College will consider applicants on a first-come, first-served basis until the program is full) Achievement in the Admission Requirements Other Information Applicants applying to the Online version of the program should select Campus Code LCL (London - Online). Applicants applying to the Online version of the program should ensure they have appropriate technological capacity to complete the program, including access to a computer, required software and internet access for each course in the program. Upon completion of the first semester of the program, students will be eligible for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification, an entry-level designation offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Graduates will be prepared to pursue PMI's Project Management Professional (PMP) designation after completing the prescribed period of professional project management experience. Students entering Level 1 of the program in January will proceed to Level 2 of the program in May. Approximate Costs Students attending the Online version of the program will not be required to pay a CONNECT lab fee. For all other students: A laptop computer is to be purchased by the student, approximately $1000.00. The cost of the laptop is included in the General Expenses stated in the Fee Schedule. A CONNECT lab fee of $75.00 per academic term is included in the Additional Program Fees stated in the Fee Schedule. This fee helps cover costs associated with the delivery of the CONNECT mobile computing program. The CONNECT lab fee is OSAP eligible. Students should not purchase a laptop computer or software until the College publishes the recommended configuration, models, software titles and versions for that academic year. Career Opportunities Graduates can expect to find employment in large and small organizations, in the public and private sectors, and in a variety of fields (e.g., information technology, construction, transportation, education, manufacturing, healthcare). They will be prepared for various project management roles, from entry-level to senior management, depending on their prior education and work experience: project assistant, project management assistant, project coordinator, project manager, project management specialist, project scheduler, project accountant, project administrator, project supervisor, project management consultant, project analyst, and project engineer. [-]

Course - International Business & Entrepreneurship

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2017 USA Boston Austin India Mumbai Singapore + 4 more

Whether it’s a one-person startup or a multi-national conglomerate, business is business. Find out if it’s for you, and acquire valuable skills that will help you succeed in college and in life. You’ll visit four of the world's leading innovation hubs and do much more than observe. You’ll design your own startup, learn to sell, negotiate, present, network – and ultimately think like a business person. [+]

Course Studies in Business Studies in North America 2017. International Business & Entrepreneurship Whether it’s a one-person startup or a multi-national conglomerate, business is business. Find out if it’s for you, and acquire valuable skills that will help you succeed in college and in life. You’ll visit four of the world's leading innovation hubs and do much more than observe. You’ll design your own startup, learn to sell, negotiate, present, network – and ultimately think like a business person. Then we will take you to SxSW, a leading innovation conference. From building a website to managing your finances, you’ll learn the skills that will help you succeed in college and in life, and gain insight into business as a college major or career choice. JANUARY 15 – APRIL 5, 2017 | US, ASIA JANUARY 15 – APRIL 5, 2018 | US, ASIA Boston, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Mumbai DATES Spring 2017: Jan 15-Apr 5 or Spring 2018: Jan 15-Apr 5 DURATION 12 weeks LOCATIONS Boston, MA, Singapore, Mumbai India, Austin, TX ACCOMMODATIONS Hostels DEPARTURE CITY Boston, MA RETURN CITY Boston, MA AGES 18-22 PROGRAM FEE $32,000 [-]