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You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.

Business studies is an area of study in which students learn the skills necessary for running a business. Different topics may include advertising, marketing, managing money, communication, administration, business plan writing, and the hiring and training of employees.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

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Ambra College

The International School Mediation - EIM is an innovative development program of mediation practices and collaborative practices in Brazil. Developed by dialogue and AMBR ... [+]

International Mediation School

The International School Mediation - EIM is an innovative development program of mediation practices and collaborative practices in Brazil. Developed by dialogue and AMBRA College Institute, the focus is the development of skills and abilities from four areas: management, legal, technical and practical.

The goal is to train a new generation of professionals committed to leading the transformation of how conflicts are resolved in Brazil. Through Premium Certification in Mediation, the participant will be fully entitled to the following:

Apply the main mediation techniques used in the country which has the most developed mediation of the world (United States); Develop strategic and sustainable way skills and mediation skills and collaborative practices in public and private institutions; Using the tools of mediation and collaborative practices based on trading strategies and neurolinguistic programming; Create means to spread the dialogue as a conflict resolution tool based on different media (books, articles, legislative proposals, interviews, etc.); Building the academic authority in the area of ​​mediation and collaborative practices. ... [-]
USA Orlando
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
220 hours
Online
FinTech School

The JOBS Act, or otherwise known as the Crowdfunding Act, has been passing into law since 2012 with the most recent development, Regulation CF, enacted in May of 2016 whi ... [+]

The JOBS Act, or otherwise known as the Crowdfunding Act, has been passing into law since 2012 with the most recent development, Regulation CF, enacted in May of 2016 which has opened up investing in privately-held businesses to the average investor. Previously, only the wealthiest individuals that had $200K or more in annual salary or $1MM+ in net worth, could partake.

This is analogous to tapping into the “other 96%” of US investors as potential sources of startup capital, which brings forth a new financial instrument to enable small and midsize businesses (SMBs) to raise their working capital from their own personal and professional networks or investor networks sourced via a crowdfunding portal or broker-dealer. There are many applications of crowdfunding in today’s marketplace such as tech startups, real estate, cleantech, tourist attractions, computer games, music bands and product companies to name a few.... [-]

USA San Francisco
September 2020
Part-time
Online
TrainUp

Offering 6113 Business Skills training courses from 305 training providers including SkillSoft, New Horizons, CTC TrainCanada. Browse instructor-led and virtual Business ... [+]

Business Skills Training Classes and Seminars

Offering 6113 Business Skills training courses from 305 training providers including SkillSoft, New Horizons, CTC TrainCanada. Browse instructor-led and virtual Business Skills training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 1488 online e-learning Business Skills courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Business Skills courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs.

All organizations have specific goals and objectives that they strive to meet. Top executives devise strategies and formulate policies to ensure that these objectives are met. But it is the responsibility of each employee in an organization to contribute toward the success of the company hence, more companies are willing to train their employees to keep up with competitive demands. Professional and business related jobs are expected to grow by 30.4 percent and add nearly 5 million new jobs in the next several years. Every department within an organization must stay abreast of the latest technological and industry-specific advances including sales, marketing, human resources, accounting, information technology, management, executive leadership, customer service, and administration.... [-]

USA McKinney
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Treehouse

In this course, I'll walk you through the basics of the language, ranging from basic statements to conditionals. We'll be creating a simple "Unit Converter" as well as a ... [+]

PHP Basics

In this course, I'll walk you through the basics of the language, ranging from basic statements to conditionals. We'll be creating a simple "Unit Converter" as well as a "Daily Exercise Program". We'll then finish up by combining those programs with HTML to create a personal webpage to demonstrate your skills. What you'll learn

Variables Operators Conditionals Comments PHP on the Web

Getting to Know PHP PHP is one of the most widely used technologies on the internet today, supporting many large projects such as WordPress, Drupal, Wikipedia, and Facebook. A conservative estimate is that 25% of the web is built on PHP. The driving force behind PHP has always been; to solve problems, and make it faster and easier to build websites. Because of this drive, PHP is a great choice for creating simple yet powerful websites and applications. Unit Converter PHP has 2 types of number variables: integers, for whole numbers such as 1 through 9, and floats, for fractions such as the cost of 1.99. In this course we'll be creating a simple unit converter which will use these number variables, along with arithmetic operators, to calculate weight and distance conversions. Daily Exercise Program In this section, we'll continue to expand upon the skills you've learned, as we explore more data types and the logic needed to create a "Daily Exercise Program". We'll store each exercise in a STRING variable, then we'll use conditionals to control which exercise is displayed. PHP on the Web In... [-]

USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Treehouse

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 ... [+]

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.... [-]

USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Gaia Education

Never has there been a better time and a more urgent need to create a more resilient and participatory future by turning our attention to alternative economic paradigms. ... [+]

Never has there been a better time and a more urgent need to create a more resilient and participatory future by turning our attention to the redesign of our economic systems. If you feel stuck or uncertain about what you can do and want to take part in this redesign, our e-learning programme is for you.

An increasing amount of people know that our current economic system is no longer sustainable, yet awareness of viable alternatives is spreading slowly. Our aim is to give you a better understanding of those alternatives and the true meaning of economy and wealth. Participants will learn about existing systems and tools that are useful and will explore what it might take to re-design those that have proven dysfunctional.... [-]

United Kingdom Forres Canada Shawnigan Lake Thailand Prachuap Khiri Khan Brazil Rio de Janeiro  + 4 More
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Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
Online
BRIC Language Systems

Imagine being in the negotiating room with a foreign company and they speak English, but you don’t speak their language. You’re at a disadvantage. Most compan ... [+]

Imagine being in the negotiating room with a foreign company and they speak English, but you don’t speak their language. You’re at a disadvantage. Most companies realize this when it’s too late, then scramble to hire someone who can speak the language, often sacrificing business acumen for language skills. To succeed in any foreign market, businesses need people with talent AND language skills.

BRIC Will Help You Achieve Your Business Goals In China

The experts agree—learning Mandarin is a must when it comes to growing a business in China. Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Beijing are haunted by the ghosts of US businesses that arrived with much promise only to perish a few short years later. If you want to succeed in China you need to speak the language and understand the culture. The Mandarin language training experts at BRIC Language Systems will help you succeed in your Chinese endeavors by taking advantage of our business-focused Mandarin language courses and services. BRIC’s Mandarin experts will not only teach you the language specific to your corporate goals and industry but the business culture that will allow you to operate like a local. BRIC’s Revolutionary Approach was designed for the business professional and multinational corporations. See course descriptions here. BRIC Courses Feature:... [-]

USA New York
September 2020
Part-time
Online
Of Course Learning

Hari Kalymnios, author, and founder of The Thought Gym will show you how to set and achieve any goal in your life. Most people struggle with goal setting because they don ... [+]

Hari Kalymnios, author, and founder of The Thought Gym will show you how to set and achieve any goal in your life. Most people struggle with goal setting because they don’t have a structured and proven process to follow. This course will give you the best one!

In this course, you will learn the 13 step process to set and achieve your goals, whatever they may be. It doesn’t even matter if you don’t know what they are yet – you will learn how to figure this out, develop a plan and then achieve it.

Each training session or lecture is delivered with Hari himself directly on the camera, training you. Stop sitting at home and wondering why it isn’t you, and start taking action – begin by enrolling in this course!... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
Of Course Learning

This course is for ordinary people like me who don’t have a writing background, but who wanted to publish their ebook and make money on Amazon! Do you want to earn extra ... [+]

This course is for ordinary people like me who don’t have a writing background, but who wanted to publish their own ebook and make money on Amazon!

Do you want to earn extra passive income?

Do you want to be the best selling author on Amazon?

Do you want to make money doing what you love?

This course is full of easy to follow lessons that will get you book idea on to the best seller list extremely quickly.

My first two books were #1 in the Amazon Rankings for:

Business & Money Education & Teaching Small Business & Entrepreneurship Home-Based Businesses Schools & Teaching Distance & Online Learning If I can do it, then so can you... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
University of Fashion - Online Fashion Design School

The business of fashion combines creative thinking with analytical skills. Our business lessons include videos directed to retail buyers, merchandisers and marketers. The ... [+]

What is the University of Fashion?

The University of Fashion works very differently than most fashion design schools. We don’t charge a separate tuition fee for each individual class you take. Instead, we give you 24/7, on-demand access to all of our many hundreds of full-length video lessons for a low yearly subscription fee.

UoF’s lessons are taught exclusively by fashion school professors and industry professionals, never by amateurs. You’ll see the exact same lectures and "how-to" demonstrations taught by the best fashion schools, but without rigid class times at inconvenient locations. Instead, you decide what, when and where you want to learn.

The University of Fashion offers lessons in all the major fashion disciplines: draping, pattern making, CAD pattern making, accessories, sewing, fashion art, knits, business, product development, lectures, CAD fashion art, childrenswear and more.... [-]

USA New York
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
edX

Explore how entrepreneurship and innovation tackle complex social problems in emerging economies. ... [+]

Explore how entrepreneurship and innovation tackle complex social problems in emerging economies.

About this course

This business and management course, taught by Harvard Business School professor Tarun Khanna, takes an inter-disciplinary approach to understanding and solving complex social problems. You will learn about prior attempts to address these problems, identify points of opportunity for smart entrepreneurial efforts, and propose and develop your own creative solutions.

The focus of this course is on individual agency—what can you do to address a defined problem? While we will use the lens of health to explore entrepreneurial opportunities, you will learn how both problems and solutions are inevitable of a multi-disciplinary nature, and we will draw on a range of sectors and fields of study.... [-]

USA Cambridge
Open Enrollment
Part-time
6 weeks
Online
edX

Learn the best approaches and practices for marketing measurement, including how to use metrics to measure success. ... [+]

Learn the best approaches and practices for marketing measurement, including how to use metrics to measure success.

About this course

Begin your journey in a new career in marketing analytics. Learn about powerful strategies and methodology, starting with identifying market trends and metrics used to measure marketing success.

In this marketing course, you will learn how to execute market sizing, identify market trends, and predict future conditions.

This course is taught by Stephan Sorger who has held leadership roles in marketing and product development at companies such as Oracle, 3Com, and NASA. He has also taught for over a decade at UC Berkeley Extension and is the author of two widely adopted marketing textbooks. This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to immediately see practical benefits in the workplace.... [-]

USA Cambridge
Open Enrollment
Part-time
4 weeks
Online
edX

Learn how to use price and promotion analytics to effectively allocate your marketing budget to maximize profits. ... [+]

Learn how to use price and promotion analytics to effectively allocate your marketing budget to maximize profits. About this course

In this marketing course, you will learn how to price your offerings, as well as how to allocate your scarce marketing budget among different promotion vehicles to maximize their overall impact in the organization.

You will also learn how to select prices to maximize profits or fulfill other specific company objectives.

This course is taught by Stephan Sorger who has held leadership roles in marketing and product development at companies such as Oracle, 3Com, and NASA. He has also taught for over a decade at UC Berkeley Extension and is the author of two widely adopted marketing textbooks.... [-]

USA Cambridge
Open Enrollment
Part-time
4 weeks
Online
Aston American University

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be ... [+]

If your goal is to empower yourself to meet the growing expectations of today’s business world, let Aston American University help inspire you. Motivating yourself to support your aspirations may be the best investment you can make for the future you envision. Imagine utilizing the most effective business principles at your workplace. Prepare for advancements as you gain newly acquired marketable skills, stronger business communication, and critical thinking capabilities. Are you ready to apply effective real-world application with your current experience? Be ready to showcase your leadership potential and passion to succeed.

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be an asset to you because Aston American University instructors will also provide mentorship. By taking the next step to improve your understanding of business with Aston American University, you’ll be on your way to applying real-world business concepts, contributing to the world around you.... [-]

USA Honolulu
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 12 months
Online
Harvard Business School Online

Global Business will help you assess opportunities, manage risk, and create and capture value for your organization. Explore the economic, political, and social factors d ... [+]

Turn the Uncertainty of Today’s Global Economy into an Opportunity for Your Organization

Global Business will help you assess opportunities, manage risk, and create and capture value for your organization. Explore the economic, political, and social factors driving change, and learn how decisions affect global markets—and your business.

Program Structure

Global Business consists of approximately 24 hours of material delivered over a four-week period. You can complete the coursework on your own time while meeting regular deadlines.

Cohort Dates

November 2019

Length: 4 weeks Program Dates: 11/6/19 - 12/4/19 Cost: $1,600 Application Deadline: October 28

January 2020... [-]

USA Cambridge
November 2019
Part-time
4 weeks
Online