Business Communications


Strong workplace communication and leadership skills are vital to twenty-first-century success. Professionals who are adept in workplace communications are more attractive for employment, promotable, and effective. This course focuses on key communication and leadership skills vital to success: speaking, listening, storytelling, meeting skills, confidence and influence, professionalism, and more.

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No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
BUSM.X404.(1) 1/16/2018 06:00 PM SANTA CLARA 700 Craig A Harrison View Enroll

Leading People Through Change


The increasing rate and scope of change is having a profound effect on the workplace. Managers and supervisors often bear the responsibility of maintaining morale and productivity during difficult change processes. Doing this effectively requires grasping the impact of change on people, understanding the change process, acquiring critical coping skills, optimizing the positive payoffs from change, and implementing action plans for leading people through change.

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No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
HRMT.X412.(801) 3/6/2018 12:00 AM ONLINE 475 Lynn M Hughes View Enroll

Cross-Cultural Negotiation: Asian and Western Business Environments


This course introduces the theory and practice of negotiations between Western and Asian cultures. Learn to develop conceptual frameworks to analyze negotiations and prepare effective cross-cultural negotiations skills. You will gain an understanding of the role of cross-cultural negotiations in shaping deals, building and salvaging relationships, and achieving better outcomes at the international bargaining table. Develop valuable planning techniques and tactics that you can use when entering or expanding your business in Asia.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
BUSM.X413.(802) 2/26/2018 12:00 AM ONLINE 700 Steven J Clarke View Enroll

Facilitation Skills


This course focuses on how facilitation skills are applied to create and support learning activity designed to improve individual, group, and organizational performance. Participants also learn how these skills can be applied to other organizational needs related to training: effective meetings, team-building efforts, and individual training and development programs.

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No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
HRMT.X406.(2) 2/2/2018 09:00 AM SANTA CLARA 725 Judy A Lacroix View Enroll

Improving Your Business Presentation Skills


Do you struggle with public speaking? This course is designed to help you improve your presentations using simple, proven and effective techniques employed by professional presenters. Learn basic presentation techniques, including how to develop materials, communicate with confidence and use the power of your personal style. Through a series of improvisation exercises and relaxation techniques, the instructor guides you through the process of triumphing over fear and becoming a truly inspired speaker.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Adobe Illustrator, Introduction


Illustrator's vector-based, small graphic format makes it a must for print and Web graphics. This hands-on course introduces the essential features and tools of Adobe Illustrator. Students develop basic competency in the use of this complex software, with emphasis on the Pen tool.

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No prerequisites


Adobe Photoshop, Introduction


This course introduces beginners to the basics of Photoshop, the industry standard for the creation, enhancement and manipulation of digital images. This powerful application is used by casual and professional photographers, graphic designers for print and web, business professionals looking to give their presentations an extra edge, artists and anybody who enjoys visual creation.

The instructional format provides room for exploration and discovery through lecture, demonstration, hands-on computer work and troubleshooting in a lab setting.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
UXWD.X402.(1) 1/9/2018 06:30 PM SANTA CLARA 550 Jeanette Smith View Enroll

Graphic Design Fundamentals


If you need to make design decisions for presentations, Web pages or printed materials and you want your final product to be professional and effective, this is the class for you. This course will provide you with the basic skills used by designers everywhere.

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Offering code Offering title
UXWD.X400 Adobe Illustrator, Introduction
UXWD.X402 Adobe Photoshop, Introduction

Project Management for Administrative and Executive Assistants


This course helps executive assistants become proficient in the use of practical tools with a consistent project management approach that will deliver results more predictably, consistently, and with less risk to the business. With these skills, participants will be able to embark upon complex projects with increased efficiency and greater confidence. Key areas include:


  • Time management
  • Business Case Solutions
  • Personal organization
  • Planning and calendaring
  • Travel
  • Corporate and charting
  • Event planning





[Former #13524]

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No prerequisites


HTML Fundamentals


In this hands-on course, students learn to create Web pages using HTML (HyperText Markup Language), the foundation for all Web sites. The course covers the fundamental concepts of hand-coding a Web page using HTML. It discusses all the major topics of coding and validating HTML, including techniques for meeting current standards and practices set aside by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), as well as accessibility mandates as set by the American Disability Act (ADA) Section 508 and tips for improving search engine optimization (SEO).

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
UXWD.X410.(810) 11/14/2017 12:00 AM ONLINE 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll
UXWD.X410.(4) 1/13/2018 09:30 AM SANTA CLARA 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll
UXWD.X410.(811) 1/9/2018 12:01 AM ONLINE 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll
UXWD.X410.(812) 3/13/2018 12:01 AM ONLINE 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll

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