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Optimizing Remote Work Bundle
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Optimizing Remote Work Bundle

$249

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 2, 2023

Working remotely brings unique challenges to day-to-day work schedules. Technology issues can hinder your productivity and, when you're spending your whole day in the same place, it can be hard to transition from work hours to personal time. This online course bundle equips learners with the skills and strategies to thrive in a remote work environment. The courses offer advice on navigating a virtual career, providing tips on maintaining a healthy work-life balance, and guidance on managing different devices and technologies when working from home. In addition, these courses will give you the tools you need to balance work and life and maintain your emotional health.

Individual courses offered in this certificate program are listed below.

* Work from Home: Technolog at Home

* Work from Home: Work-Life Balance

* Work from Home: Health and Wellness at Home

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Work From Home: Work-Life Balance
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Work From Home: Work-Life Balance

$79

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 2, 2023

Finding a healthy work-life balance—knowing the right amount of time to devote to your work, to your family, and to yourself—has never been easy. And, as more and more people are now working from home, the lines between work and life have blurred, and the idea of balance has grown ever more elusive.

This course will introduce you to the concept of work-life balance, as we know it in the Age of Remote Work. And it will offer you practical advice and tips on dealing with your employer, supporting your family, and caring for parents and other, older loved ones.

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Working Remotely
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Working Remotely

$79

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 2, 2023

Working from home allows for greater flexibility but requires a thoughtful approach to time management. Scheduling tasks in an efficient way and ensuring a clear boundary between work life and home life are key components of balancing the demands of remote work. This course provides an overview of the skills and strategies needed to achieve a fulfilling, productive remote work routine and healthy work-life balance. Additionally, the course covers interview preparation for remote positions, as well as video conferencing, instant messaging, and email best practices.

Included with your course is a one (1) year complimentary subscription to Fast Company ($19.99 value). Your subscription will start with the current issue. Fast Company publishes 8 issues a year.

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Certificate in Nonprofit Management
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Certificate in Nonprofit Management

$699

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2023

This online certificate program introduces learners to key current management issues for nonprofit organizations. Fundraising, board and volunteer development, budgeting, reading financial statements, leadership, marketing, and setting strategic direction are all addressed, and video commentary on these crucial topics will give you insight into how nonprofit professionals apply key concepts in their own organizations. Each 3 to 5 hour, self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, selected readings, case studies, and self-assessments that will engage you and help you practice effective decision making in a nonprofit setting. After completing all the courses, learners will engage in a simulation meant to test the concepts covered in the courseware. Some courses in this certificate award CFRE credits.

Individual courses offered in this certificate program are listed below.

Courses included in this certificate:

Budgeting in a Nonprofit Organization

How to Read a Nonprofit Financial Statement

Leadership in a Nonprofit Organization

Nonprofit Board and Volunteer Development

Principles of Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations

Strategy for Nonprofit Organizations

Capital Campaigns

Introduction to Grant Writing

Introduction to Nonprofit Management

Social Media for Nonprofits

Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations

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Nonprofit Management (ACE CREDIT®)
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Nonprofit Management (ACE CREDIT®)

$798

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2023

This online course introduces learners to current management issues for nonprofit organizations. Video commentary on these crucial topics provides insight into how nonprofit professionals apply key concepts in their own organizations. The self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, selected readings, case studies, and self-assessments that engage students and provide opportunities to practice effective decision making in a nonprofit setting.

This course is made up of the following components:

This course has been evaluated by The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) with a recommendation of 3 credits, lower division, in nonprofit management and leadership.

A student's grade in the course will be based on their performance on a final, cumulative exam. The final exam is composed of 50 multiple-choice questions. Students will have 2 hours to complete the exam. The exam is proctored. For more information, please see the syllabus.

If students do not earn a passing score of 70% on their first attempt, they will have the opportunity to take the exam 2 additional times (3 total attempts). Students must wait 24 hours between exam retakes. A passing score of 70% of above is required to request college credit for this certificate.

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Operations Management
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Operations Management

$299

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2023

This course explores the fundamental concepts and theories practitioners will need to successfully guide operations in manufacturing and service organizations. Modules in this self-paced course introduce key foundational material, describe the interplay of supply chains and demand management, and explain the role that processes and process management play in robust operations. Specific tools, techniques, and methodologies (including Lean, total quality management, and Six Sigma) are presented to show their applicability to operational strategies.

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PM Skills®: Analysis and Problem Solving
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PM Skills®: Analysis and Problem Solving

$79

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2023

As a project leader, one of your main responsibilities will be to not only collect project data but to also analyze that data to uncover any patterns and trends in project outputs. You will then have to mesh those data analysis skills with creative problem-solving techniques to keep your project on pace and aligned to meet its goals. This self-paced, fully online course will help you develop the expertise you'll need to assess information, define problems, and uncover their root causes. You'll learn how to develop and implement solutions in ways that will resolve issues without creating new risks. And you'll begin to recognize the key role that analysis plays in your decision-making and problem-solving approaches, so you can efficiently guide projects to their successful conclusion.

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PM Skills®: Change Management
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PM Skills®: Change Management

$79

with MindEdge Instructor, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 6, 2023

Very few projects—even the simplest and smallest—are completed without having someone request a change of some form. Changes will happen—they can't be avoided—so it's important to prepare your team for any disruptions that may occur to ensure the project is not delayed or derailed.

This self-paced, fully online course will help you address and manage the impact of any changes your team may encounter. You will explore the types, forces, and factors for change, and you'll learn how to use change management initiatives and models to overcome resistance and foster engagement. You'll discover how you can best communicate about change, and you'll learn how to sustain the gains you make as you incorporate changes into your projects.

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