Online users say a website’s design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research. Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today’s market of highly saturated digital competition.
At the end of the course you will:
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You can improve your value to your organization and serve your organization better by recognizing some of the legal issues that work organizations face on a regular basis. For non-lawyers in a variety of work environments, you will find out what you should know, and when to consult a lawyer.
After completing this course, you will better understand legal issues in the workplace, know when your organization needs to consult a lawyer, and have the knowledge to better serve your organization and work with lawyers.
Types of legal business matters that do not necessarily require an attorney.
Intellectual property issues you need to keep in mind - both protecting what is yours and not infringing on others.
Situations that could set you up for legal exposure, including lawsuits.
You will know some basic steps you can take to protect your business’ interests.
You will be able to anticipate potential legal issues that your company could someday face.
You will be able to identify business matters that can be handled without an attorney.
You will be able to identify situations in which you should hire an attorney, and what to expect if you do.
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Efficient office operations can mean the difference between success and not-so-much, between being in the black and being in the red. Moving from you and your employees working harder to working smarter, the strategies and benchmarks of office operations increases the productivity of every person in your organization. Position yourself in your organization as the one who knows what to get done, and how to get things done in office operations.
Help your organization design successful surveys to improve business and workplace effectiveness. Surveys are an increasingly common and important way to understand your audience’s wants and needs. First, find out how to design a survey and analyze the results. Then learn how to segment your audience by demographics and behavior, finding your seven primary audience segments and why they are the most important people to survey. Finally, take away advanced information on how to access various web-based data sites, use Excel to sort data and utilized available web-based templates, and acquire what you need to know to do to better present your survey results with advanced presentation tools and techniques.
COURSE OUTCOMESUpon completion of this course you will:
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Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. Finally, you can get up to date on Cyber Security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the work place, you will find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recover planning, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism. At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your business and work information.
One month course. Instructor: Stan Waddell
1. To gain a fundamental knowledge of what Cyber Security is and how it applies to your daily work2. To gain an understanding of terms commonly used in Cyber Security such as “vulnerability”3. To know how vulnerabilities occur and how to limit your exposure to them4. To gain a fundamental understanding of what an attack is, and how to identify and prevent them from occurring5. To provide the fundamental skills and understanding needed to identify Cyber Security threats
1. Possess a fundamental knowledge of Cyber Security
2. Understand what a vulnerability is and how to address most common vulnerabilities3. Know basic and fundamental risk management principles as it relates to Cyber Security4. Have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your information5. Understand basic technical controls in use today, such as firewalls and Intrusion Detection systems.
3D printing has been hailed as a solution to all manufacturing problems. Obviously that is exaggerated, but what is it good for (and when is traditional manufacturing still the better choice?) In this course you will learn how to separate the real promise of the technology from the hype, and understand the workflow for a consumer-level 3D printer. You will become familiar with some typical online databases of objects available to print, and get a bit of experience with free or open-source software for all stages of the process. This class will be primarily focused to introduce you to the tools of the open 3D printer ecosystem, but the principles will apply to consumer 3D printers in general.
Recommended optional e-book: Horvath, Mastering 3D Printing (Apress: 2014) [discount code for U Got Class students will be available]
Learn about the realistic limitations of consumer 3D printers.
Discover the three stages of a 3D print: modeling, slicing and printing.
Find out how to locate and evaluate printable files in free online libraries.
See case studies of real-world applications.
Learn how to navigate the free and open source software options available for each part of the printing workflow.
Know the workflow process of a consumer-level 3D printer.
Understand the design issues for a 3D printable file.
Be able to navigate typical 3D model databases.
Be aware of the different materials available for consumer 3D printing.
Know how to find out more.
One month course. Instructor: Cathy Boys
One month course. Instructor: Mary Dereshiwsky
1401 Froesel Drive
Ellisville, MO 63011
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