You might be an eloquent conversationalist or self-proclaimed people person, but business communication is a complex art. In this business communications class, you’ll learn how to work effectively with different interpersonal styles, negotiate confidently in the workplace, and further your understanding of how to contribute to a positive company culture.
If you work in marketing, but find yourself using Salesforce for the first time, you may be feeling a bit overwhelmed. This marketing-focused Salesforce class is a great way to learn the basics and gain a better understanding of how Salesforce can serve your company’s needs. Take your marketing skills to the next level as you learn how to manage lead lists and large campaigns.
As technology changes and more media outlets compete for customers’ time, providing an enjoyable user experience is critical to attracting and keeping users. In this user experience design bootcamp, you’ll learn how to make informed decisions when designing a website. Prepare to dip your toes into an ocean of new concepts on the human-computer interaction experience!
You may be using Excel frequently, but are you maximizing its potential? In this Microsoft Excel class, you’ll be shown how to use a variety of functions, formulas, and features that you’ll find extremely helpful in your day to day tasks. Learn to manage workbooks, filter data tables, create pivot tables, design advanced charts, and more.
SEO is about improving the visibility of your site in unpaid search results. If you’re interested in getting a practical introduction to SEO and how you can make the most of it, this introductory SEO course will give you a great start. You’ll learn what elements have traditionally been important for doing well in search results, and how recent changes will affect the way SEO works.
Not a design wizard, but frequently find yourself needing to edit images? Not to worry! You’ll be able to make basic image edits with confidence after this Adobe Photoshop class for beginners. Learn everything from basic color editing and cropping, to image repair and basic formatting for more advanced graphics work.
Whether you're a beginner who wants to get started in web development, a designer looking to hand-code concepts, or a marketer who wants a little more control over their CMS, you'll need to know HTML and CSS to get the job done. In this one day coding workshop, you’ll dive into HTML and CSS with live coding exercises and by the end of the day you'll have a working web page!
In this Instagram Class, you’ll get an overview of the basics and strategies of Instagram marketing. Take an in-depth look at the best ways to grow your Instagram account following, learn Instagram best practices, and discover new ways to develop content ideas. You’ll also learn the ins and outs of Instagram’s ad platform and take home tangible tactics you can use right away on your account!
You may have created your LinkedIn profile, but there’s more you can do to maximize your professional brand and stand out. This LinkedIn class focuses on best practices and must-have features of this incredible business and brand-building site. You’ll leave feeling more confident, and excited, about your profile and its influence.
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