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MEASURING SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT PERFORMANCE
with MindEdge .com, York Adult Education
One well-known business saying is that you can’t manage what you can’t measure. With the growing importance of sustainable management, business leaders must find the appropriate tools and techniques for measuring their organization’s sustainability performance. This course reviews the measurement of sustainable management practices and performance.
with Matt Crabtree, CFP, York Adult Education
Do you have clear financial goals? Are you confident you will be able to retire someday? How can be sure you are making the right investments? Do you know how to change your credit report to reduce your expenses and increase your financial security? Do you know how to keep good financial records?
Anytime, Sep 15 | Oct 13 | Nov 17, 6 weeks
Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business
with Shirley George Frazier, York Adult Education
If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! You will learn to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. You will learn to create your own unique business identity, and discover what makes marketing in the arts and crafts business different from marketing in most other enterprises and find a sales approach the fits your personality.
Anytime, Sep 15 | Oct 13 | Nov 17, 6 weeks
Achieving Top Search Engine Positions
with Chris Minnick, York Adult Education
The vast majority of Web traffic comes from search engines. That means the most important thing you can do to increase your website's traffic is to improve its search engine ranking. To do that, you have to understand both the art and science of search engine optimization (SEO).
In this course, you'll gain the knowledge you need to boost your website's visibility. By the end of the course, you'll have mastered proven, step-by-step SEO strategies that you can implement right away.
Anytime, Sep 15 | Oct 13 | Nov 17, 6 weeks, $115
ed2go Online Learning Center
with ed2 go, Gray-New Gloucester Adult Education
Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you.
Explore our catalog at https://www.ed2go.com/gngadulted/
Note: courses are not free
with York Adult Education
Thank you for your interest in supporting York Adult and Community Education's literacy programs through your generous donation. Please click on the register button to donate, which will then bring you to a page where you choose the amount to donate up to $500. (For any donation above $500, please call our office at 207-363-7922.) Thank you!
MAINE GUIDE CERTIFICATION STUDY COURSE
with Carroll Ware, Franklin County Adult Education
This course will prepare you to take the state test to become a registered Maine Guide in Hunting and Fishing or Recreation. CPR and First Aid included.
There maybe a Sunday class.
A to Z Grant Writing II - Beyond the Basics
with Ed2Go Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education
Are you ready to continue your journey into the world of grants? You will learn how to create a fundraising plan for all types of grantmakers. In addition, you will explore websites for finding and reviewing corporate, foundation, and government grant funding opportunities and grant application guidelines.
You will go through every aspect of strategic funding research, preparing a fundraising plan, writing an award-winning plan of operation, and creating a project budget without red flags. Then you will journey into the world of grants available for your projects. The excitement will build when you discover just how many funding opportunities are available.
You will see grants for arts and humanities, education, medical, science and agriculture, human services, and corporate foundation grants. You will also explore new grant-writing trends and what to do when you're notified of a grant award or a grant rejection. Don't worry, there's a plan to implement for future grant seeking success if you don't get your project funded.
By the end of the course, you will be prepared to continue tracking future grant-writing and funding trends, bounce back successfully from rejection notices, and manage all of your grant awards proficiently. In addition, you will gain confidence in all areas of grant seeking, grant writing, and grants management (post-award reporting requirements).
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