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Identity Theft

$195

with Online

Jul 3, 2017

Identity theft continues to grow. Now more than 50 percent of identity theft occurs in the workplace. Learn to addresses both private and workplace concerns. You will receive information about the basic, common sense steps necessary to protect your identity and assets. Then develop comprehensive expertise in how to deter data theft, detect fraud, and minimize the impact of any damage inflicted.

One month, George Vroustouris, instructor.

Agenda

Unit 1: Personal Identity SecuritySection 1. a: Awareness•    The truth about identity theft•    Various types of identity theft & fraud•    The real impact of identity fraud•    How & where identity theft happensSection 1.b: Behaviors•    Improve your identity theft & fraud IQ•    Protect personal identifiable info (PII)•    Use different complex passwords•    Monitor accounts for irregularitiesSection 1.c: Controls•    Recognize, access, & organize your PII•    Safeguarding your personal digital data•    Take your privacy and security seriously                         …your lifestyle is at stake.

Unit 2: Workplace Culture of Security

Section 2.a: Awareness•    Any organization with data is at risk•    The cybersecurity threat landscape•    What is sensitive company data•    Workplace privacy & securitySection 2.b: Behaviors•    Practice email, internet, & BYOD safety•    Check and observe social media policy•    Detect & deter data & identity theft•    Report suspicious behaviors & issuesSection 2.c: Controls•    Adhere to workplace security policies•    Learn access control responsibilities•    Take company data security seriously                 …your livelihood is at stake

Unit 3: Personal Identity Action Plan

Template and Discussion

Unit 4: Workplace Identitiy Action Plan

Template and Discussion

 About online learning

Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with the instructor and other participants. You will get to know your instructor and other participants. You may make friends. It’s easy. It’s fun.

How the Course Works

It is easy to participate in your online course. After you register, you will be given a web address to go to get into your online classroom. You will have a password and use your email address and password to gain access.

Once inside the online classroom, here’s what you can expect.

Participate when you want

You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate.For the best learning, participants should log into the course on 2-3 different days of the week.

What you will do

For each Unit, you will:

Read the print readings (about 20 pages a week)

Have the option of accessing the online readings

Listen to the audio presentation for the Unit and view the slides

Have the option of taking a self-quiz to see how much you have learned

Engage in written online discussion with your instructor and other participants

For best learning, you should make one or more comments at 2-3 different times each week.The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead, or go back and review again, at your convenience.

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Introduction to Fiction Writing

$195

with Online

Oct 2, 2017

Designed specifically for those with little fiction writing experience who want to learn how to begin a fiction writing project. Find your pathway toward your fiction writing goals. You will learn the basic building blocks of story: character, plot and setting, as well as the different forms of fiction writing and some of the genres you might like to explore. Find out about researching avenues for marketing your work: online versus print magazines, self-publishing versus publishing with a traditional press. Come away with the skills you need to get started on a new work of fiction. One month course, Jacqui Lipton, instructor. Agenda Unit 1Introduction to the Building Blocks of Story and Fiction-Character-Conflict-Setting-Plot and story structure-Short story versus novel-Who are we writing for?Unit 2Character and Conflict-Protagonists and antagonists -Secondary characters-Character archetypes-Character desires, conflicts and stakes-DialogueUnit 3Setting and Plot-Contemporary versus fantastical and historical settings-Setting as character-Three act plot structure and the hero’s journey-Time jumps and flashbacks-Prologues and epiloguesUnit 4Putting Your Story Together -Strategies for outlining (flowcharts, beat sheets and post-its)-Character-driven versus plot-driven outlines-Overcoming writer’s block-Researching markets-Creating a marketing plan

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Law for Non Lawyers

$195

with Online

Sep 5, 2017

 

About online learning

Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with the instructor and other participants. You will get to know your instructor and other participants. You may make friends.  It’s easy. It’s fun. 

How the Course Works

It is easy to participate in your online course. After you register, you will be given a web address to go to get into your online classroom.  You will have a password and use your email address and password to gain access.

Once inside the online classroom, here’s what you can expect.

Participate when you want

You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate.For the best learning, participants should log into the course on 2-3 different days of the week.

What you will do

For each Unit, you will:

For best learning, you should make one or more comments at 2-3 different times each day.

The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead, or go back and review again, at your convenience.

Discussion

The Discussion for each Unit lasts one week. All comments are made in writing and can be made at any time of the day or night.

Your instructor will log into the Discussion area at least once a day and answer questions, make comments, and respond to comments by you and the other participants.

We encourage you to make 2-3 comments each day to maximize your learning and enjoyment of the course.

It’s easy. It’s fun.

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New 21st Century Strategies for Productivity and Time Management

$195

with Online

Jul 3, 2017

Time is even more valuable in this century than in the last. How effective you manage your time and productivity can affect your business and personal life in so many ways. You’ll get tips and techniques you won’t get anywhere else for managing time and increasing productivity. Whether you are managing your own time, or others’ time, come away with proven tips to put into practice on Monday morning.

 

Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with the instructor and other participants. You will get to know your instructor and other participants. You may make friends.  It’s easy. It’s fun. 

How the Course Works

It is easy to participate in your online course. After you register, you will be given a web address to go to get into your online classroom.  You will have a password and use your email address and password to gain access.

Once inside the online classroom, here’s what you can expect.

Participate when you want

You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate.For the best learning, participants should log into the course on 2-3 different days of the week.

What you will do

For each Unit, you will:

For best learning, you should make one or more comments at 2-3 different times each week.The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead, or go back and review again, at your convenience.

Discussion

The Discussion for each Unit lasts one week. All comments are made in writing and can be made at any time of the day or night.

Your instructor will log into the Discussion area at least once a day and answer questions, make comments, and respond to comments by you and the other participants.

We encourage you to make 2-3 comments each week to maximize your learning and enjoyment of the course.

It’s easy. It’s fun.

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Productivity & Time Management Certificate

$595

with Online

Jul 3, 2017

Maximizing productivity and the use of time is the primary way to increase profitability and organizational success for a growing number of people and their organizations. Successful businesses and work organizations are moving from counting hours sitting in a chair to outcomes and results.   Boost your productivity by managing your time better. Discover the Top Ten most effective time management techniques to increase your work outcomes without spending more time. Take home new 21st century techniques and strategies.  Then find out about the exciting Productivity eTools that are available now, and utilize technology to boost your productivity.  Finally, get the latest best information on documenting your own productivity, and managing the productivity of others. Three one-month courses; Jennifer Selke and William A. Draves, instructors.Individual CoursesNew 21st Century Strategies for Productivity and Time ManagementTime is even more valuable in this century than in the last. How effective you manage your time and productivity can affect your business and personal life in so many ways. You’ll get tips and techniques you won’t get anywhere else for managing time and increasing productivity. Whether you are managing your own time, or others’ time, come away with proven tips to put into practice on Monday morning.Productivity eTools: Be Organized and Get Stuff DoneFind out the top 40 favorite applications and eTools of productive workers. Get the latest tools, sites, iPhone and iPad applications to turbo-charge your work and simplify your life.Then discover how to select the right tools for your needs, evaluate your productivity system and develop a framework that gets things done. Learn about different new productivity tools each week, while also blending an evaluation of your own productivity needs. After completing this course you will work more efficiently and uncover more time in your day.Managing Productivity  Whether you are measuring and documenting your own productivity, or managing the productivity of others.  acquire the four new management systems and procedures to maximize productivity in your work organization. Move your skill set from the last century’s system of managing time to this century’s managing of productivity.  With a growing number of people in the workforce working remotely, only these four new management systems allow you to successfully both office or on-site workers and those working from a distance, including home.   After completing this course, you will have a new set of management skills to manage both your own productivity and that of others in the new work environment of this century. 

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The Big Change: 1900-1920

$195

with Online

Oct 2, 2017

One hundred years ago society went through a fascinating and life-changing transformation, moving from an agrarian society into the Industrial Age. Some 75% of the way your great and grandparents worked, lived and learned changed.  Discover and relive those exciting years and changes. See the changes in dress, culture, novels, music and of course technology, work and political movements. Then discover the amazing parallels between then and now as our society goes through a similar change today





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