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Top Courses in Long Beach USA 2018

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There are hundreds of nationally recognized Professional qualifications & training courses from the worlds leading education providers. Course objectives should lead to teaching methods and student interest.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

Long Beach is a city situated in Los Angeles County in Southern California, on the Pacific coast of the United States. California State University is one of the largest universities in California in terms of enrollment with over 35,000 students.

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Non-degree Programs and Executive Workshops

The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Los Angeles Malibu Encino Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine + 5 more

Our programs vary in length for maximum flexibility and provide an interactive, stimulating, and relevant learning experience. [+]

The changing nature of business means every manager will need to update his or her knowledge and skills to remain competitive. Pepperdine will work with your organization to identify specific needs and goals to deliver programs that support your business strategies. Our programs vary in length for maximum flexibility and provide an interactive, stimulating, and relevant learning experience. Programs can be held on-site at your company or at one of the Pepperdine campuses.

Our most popular programs include:Champions of ChangeA nine-month certification program, this offering walks employees through a real-time change management project as they learn how to create, lead, and empower strategic change in their organization.IT EssentialsThis three-day program bridges the gap between management and information technology departments. The goal is to increase understanding of the role of technology in today's business world and how it can catapult business toward accelerated success.... [-]


Signature Programs

The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Los Angeles Malibu Encino Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine + 5 more

The Executive Education department offers corporations and organizations choices of several programs which can be implemented immediately. [+]

The Executive Education department offers corporations and organizations choices of several programs which can be implemented immediately.

Management Program

Champions of Change

Champions of Change is a nine-month certification program which walks employees through a real-time change project as they learn how to create, lead, and empower strategic change in their organization.

Managing in the 21st Century

Managing in the 21st Century provides participants with cutting-edge knowledge of business and management in today’s global environment in eight half-day sessions. Topics included were not covered when most executives received their advanced degree, such as e-commerce, e-law, knowledge management, etc. ... [-]


Course in Lean Six Sigma

The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Campus Part time 2 days September 2018 USA Los Angeles Malibu Encino Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine + 6 more

Mapping and redesigning processes is a starting point. To achieve sustainable operational excellence (as Toyota and GE have done) you must master skills to optimize and improve cross-functional performance. That’s where Lean and Six Sigma come in. [+]

Mapping and redesigning processes is a starting point. To achieve sustainable operational excellence (as Toyota and GE have done) you must master skills to optimize and improve cross-functional performance. That’s where Lean and Six Sigma come in.

Program Benefits

Lean delivers a powerful approach to optimizing process flow. Six Sigma adds statistical tools to refine process performance. Together they enable strategic, continuous improvement that you can leverage to deliver products and services to your customers more quickly and at lower cost. This hands-on, two-day seminar will provide you with the tools and methods you need to “Lead with Lean and sweep with Six Sigma.” Specifically you will learn how to:... [-]


Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement

California State University Long Beach College of Business Administration
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Long Beach

This course will equip you with the current facts you need to prepare for a financially secure retirement. You will learn how to protect your hard-earned money from inflation, income taxes, and erosion due to possible long-term health care needs. [+]

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement

This course will equip you with the current facts you need to prepare for a financially secure retirement. You will learn how to protect your hard-earned money from inflation, income taxes, and erosion due to possible long-term health care needs. Methods for how to use the conservative approach to wise money management and the lifestyle issues facing retirees will also be covered.

Topics Include

How to retire early Planning for a successful retirement How to "inflation-proof" retirement income How to minimize health care cost

Instructor

Lisa McElravey, is a registered representative of Financial Network Investment Corporation, member SIPC, a full-service broker/dealer and Registered Investment Advisor.... [-]


The SHRM Learning System PHR/SPHR Exam Preparation Program

California State University Long Beach College of Business Administration
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Long Beach

CSULB's University College and Extension Services, in partnership with SHRM®, is offering an exciting opportunity to obtain new tools for successful job performance in the ever-changing profession of Human Resource Management. [+]

The SHRM Learning System PHR/SPHR Exam Preparation ProgramCertificate Program

At least two years of exempt-level experience to register for the Professional in Human Resources exam.

CSULB's University College and Extension Services, in partnership with SHRM®, is offering an exciting opportunity to obtain new tools for successful job performance in the ever-changing profession of Human Resource Management. The SHRM Learning SystemT is designed to assist participants in preparation for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) examination and the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) examination. Both examinations are sponsored by the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Each module utilizes the SHRM Learning SystemT. HR professionals will review and fine-tune their professional knowledge and skills and broaden their perspective and understanding of the field. ... [-]


Advanced Process Mapping

The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Campus Part time 1 day September 2018 USA Los Angeles Malibu Encino Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine + 6 more

A one-day seminar to learn how to achieve breakthrough performance via process improvement. [+]

A one-day seminar to learn how to achieve breakthrough performance via process improvement.

Program Benefits

What you will learn:

Apply process documentation and analysis techniques to solve complex business challenges Take a "systems thinking" approach to process improvement Utilize a comprehensive mapping "tool kit" to analysis processes

Seminar Outline

Systems Approach To Process Improvement Process Management Tool Kit Review Advanced Process Management Tools Redesigning Processes Simulation Exercise

Who Attends?

Manager of Administration, Operations or Manufacturing Process Owner, Manager or Analyst Director/Coordinator of ISO, TQM, CQI or Six Sigma Member of a process improvement or Six Sigma team Actively involved in your organization's process or quality improvement efforts [-]

Using the Balanced Scorecard

The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University
Campus Part time 2 days September 2018 USA Los Angeles Malibu Encino Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine + 6 more

What gets measured gets done." It's a business axiom you've heard a thousand times. Unfortunately, the things most companies measure (short-term financial performance and local productivity) don't determine long-term success in a competitive marketplace. [+]

How to Achieve Superior Performance and Strategic Success

"What gets measured gets done." It's a business axiom you've heard a thousand times. Unfortunately, the things most companies measure (short-term financial performance and local productivity) don't determine long-term success in a competitive marketplace.

In order to achieve and sustain strategic success via operational excellence, your performance management system must balance customer metrics, business process metrics, internal development metrics, and financial metrics. And, these metrics must be aligned to focus on corporate vision and strategy.

In 1992, Robert Kaplan of Harvard Business School and David Norton of Renaissance Solutions introduced the Balanced Scorecard (BSC), a complement to traditional financial measurement systems that helped companies manage performance and progress. This tool has evolved into a strategic management system that can help you achieve and sustain strategic success as the business environment changes.... [-]