The complexity of today’s world of work is built upon fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the wor
EDGE ONLINE: Business Foundations
The goal is simple: to deliver a clear working knowledge of the basic concepts and strategies that drive global business today. What you get:
Learn at your own pace: you’ll get 90 days to complete the course online
Learn from the best: this course is taught by the elite of UCLA Anderson’s world-class faculty
Talk the talk: learn the fundamental vocabulary of key areas of business and management
Walk the walk: apply business concepts to boost your career and deliver more organizational value
Certificate of Completion from UCLA Anderson Executive Education
About the Course
Beneath the ever-evolving complexity of today’s world of work are fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the world. Understanding these foundations – how they work together and how to practically apply them – is a necessity for anyone venturing into business, whether in management or as an entrepreneur. This course is divided into three areas, each of which introduces students to one or more key dimensions of business:...
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Course - Certified Expert in Microfinance
In March 2014, the Frankfurt School‘s most successful e-learning course “Certified Expert in Microfinance”will start once again. The online course, which is based on Frankfurt School’s broad experience in practical project work and theoretical business school education programs, is tailored to the needs of microfinance practitioners and loan officers, as well as all who are active or interested in Microfinance.
Frankfurt School delivers applicable content that will help to achieve personal career objectives and make an impact on the bottom line of participants’ institutions. The6-month part-time certification course matches individual schedules. It is up to the participant when and where to study. This allows balancing a busy workload and family obligations with an intellectually stimulating programme....
The Adelphi University online Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management efficiently and effectively equips students with knowledge and skills that apply to every disci
Gain knowledge, skills, and insights from industry leaders and earn a career-boosting credential—on your own schedule.
The Adelphi University online Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management efficiently and effectively equips students with knowledge and skills that apply to every discipline and industry—in just one year. As recent events demonstrate, managers in organizations of all sizes and every region need to be prepared when an emergency strikes. Whatever your occupation, earning your Emergency Management Certificate online from Adelphi enables you to apply emergency management principles to your workplace, community, and life.
The broadly applicable all-hazards curriculum is developed and taught by Adelphi University faculty members, many with front-line experience managing major planned and unplanned events, including presidential visits, global meetings, terrorist attacks, health epidemics, aviation emergencies and natural disasters. They know that preparedness not only protects people’s livelihoods and property, it also saves lives, and they are committed to preparing the nation for increasingly inevitable emergencies—one student at a time....
Our certificate program is designed for working professionals who are eager to gain critical, in-demand data analytics skills. Upon completion of the certificate, student
Do you have experience or background in data analytics? Combine your existing knowledge with our online Data Analytics Graduate Certificate to strengthen your skill set and advance your career.
Throughout the course of study, develop the data analytics skills you need to compete in today’s insight-driven market:
Develop consumer personas and segments that provide the framework to deploy targeted and personalized marketing treatments
Build predictive models that forecast individual consumer behaviors and enable proactive marketing communications
Use the web and social media analytic tools to evaluate online interactions and identify new opportunities to generate consumer leads and build even stronger customer relationships
Incorporate best practice digital campaign testing and measurement approaches that accurately assess the ROI of marketing investments
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Value Investing (Online): Making Intelligent Investment Decisions is a two-month online program that teaches one of the most successful investment strategies ever develop
Value Investing (Online): Making Intelligent Investment Decisions is a two-month online program that teaches one of the most successful investment strategies ever developed. Legendary investors like Warren Buffett and Mario Gabelli have been guided by the Value Investing principles during their entire careers. It’s an investment approach that helps investors identify, research, and buy securities priced well below their true market value.
This program is designed to give you a strong foundation in the value investing process. We’ll give you tools and strategies to collect and analyze information as well as an integrated framework that teaches you how to identify opportunities for investment that others may miss....
The programme gives you everything you need to be a modern HR manager. By the end of your programme, you'll have gained up-to-date industry knowledge, an have an industry
Please note that this is an English language course, and requires a good level of written and spoken English.
This qualification builds on your existing HR expertise and knowledge and is suitable for you if:
you want to develop your career in HR management with a professional qualification
you need to understand the role of HR in the wider organizational context
you have a CIPD Level 3 Foundation qualification and want to develop your professional HR knowledge
The CIPD Level 5 Certificate in HR management is 100% online. You work at your own pace, so you can easily fit studying around other commitments. If you want to get qualified as soon as possible, you can also complete the programme in as little as 4 months!...
Key features: perfect if you want to improve your English; 39 complete and engaging lessons; hundreds of interactive practice activities; etc.
Perfect if you want to improve your English
39 complete and engaging lessons
Hundreds of interactive practice activities
Over 120 hours of learning content
Unlimited speaking practice with speech analysis
Certificate of Completion
What will I learn?
Here are some of the things you will be able to do at the end of the Intermediate Course:
understand the main points of what you hear or read in familiar work, school or leisure situations
have conversations in situations when traveling in an area where English is spoken
talk about your future plans and the plans of others
describe experiences and events in a simple way
use simple language to give reasons and explanations for your opinions
Certificate of Completion
You have an idea. You’re passionate about it. You want to tell the whole world about it. It needs to get out there. But how do you get from here to there? That's where th
You have an idea. You’re passionate about it. You want to tell the whole world about it. It needs to get out there. But how do you get from here to there? That's where the Wharton Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program comes in.
Coming up with the idea was the easy part. Now you need the tools to build a team, choose the right legal structure, generate demand, and finance growth. Leveraging Wharton’s strength in data-driven outcomes, we deliver proven techniques for scaling your business.
Does passion matter? Sure, it can pull you through some late nights and big disappointments. But being successful in venture creation means owning a mix of skills that increase the likelihood of success. It’s more than passion. Our faculty brings cross-disciplinary backgrounds to this program, pulling from social psychology, organizational behavior, information technology, finance, and marketing....
Keilir Academy has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study pro
Keilir has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study programme in the country. Nordic Fitness Education is Keilir's leading online training school. The NPTC online personal training programme is built to European professional standards and benefits from our experience of teaching the IAK programme. By the end of the course, students will be fully qualified Level 4 Personal Trainers and will be prepared to work with clients in health and fitness clubs as well as being able to tap into their business skills which are developed in the programme to work as self-employed. The Nordic Personal Trainer Certification is:...
The Certificate in Finance and Technology (CFT) is a unique pioneering qualification designed by expert industry practitioners to give technology professionals from inves
Why take the Certificate in Finance and Technology Program?
As a technology professional working in financial services, you know how quickly the markets move and technology changes. It’s hard enough to stay on top of technological developments, without having to understand the complexities of financial products. That’s where we come in.
The Certificate in Finance and Technology (CFT) is a unique pioneering qualification designed by expert industry practitioners to give technology professionals from investment banks, insurance companies and asset managers, a better understanding of the business they support. Using cutting-edge methodologies, we’ll help you acquire the knowledge and skills you need to innovate and lead in your industry. The CFT helps you:...
This Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Enterprise offers the opportunity to learn critical aspects of biotechnology product development, including how to create
This Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Enterprise offers the opportunity to learn critical aspects of biotechnology product development, including how to create a new enterprise, finance, marketing, and other areas of commercialization. This certificate is ideal for students planning to engage in the enterprise of biotechnology beyond science.
This educational program equips scientists with the tools and knowledge necessary to commercialize their product ideas and/or manage a biotechnology organization. Graduates will be well-suited for a variety of job opportunities, especially management and leadership roles in the biotechnology field.
Starting every year in spring and fall, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Enginee
Starting every year in March and October, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Engineering with a focus on photovoltaic technology. The certificate program will be offered in the winter and summer term. Upon successful completion of a module, participants will receive a certificate of attendance granted by the University of Freiburg. The continuing education modules are offered in a blended learning format: a combination of self-learning phases, regular online meetings and attendance phases (campus phases) in Freiburg. During the campus phases, students have the opportunity to network with faculty and fellow students, take exams and put their knowledge into practice in the labs of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE....
Winning companies, such as Apple, Virgin, Toyota and others, innovate continuously because of their culture of design thinking—integrating the needs of people, the possib
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Winning companies, such as Apple, Virgin, Toyota and others, innovate continuously because of their culture of design thinking—integrating the needs of people, the possibilities of technology and the requirements for business success. In this course, you will learn how to take a similar approach in your own business—blending the perspectives of marketing, design, and engineering into a systematic approach to delivering innovation.
As a core part of the course, students participate in a team-based concept development project assignment. This project, focused on opportunity evaluation and concept development, is integrated into all course modules....
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Machine learning is having profound effects in many different industries, from financial services to retail to advertising. It is fast becoming a fundamental tool for mak
Machine learning is having profound effects in many different industries, from financial services to retail to advertising. It is fast becoming a fundamental tool for making better decisions in business—decisions driven by data, not gut feelings or guesswork.
Today, every business has access to reams of data, whether it’s operational data, customer data, third party data, or supplier data. The question for decision makers becomes: How can I use this data to make informed predictions, take action, and evaluate the outcomes for future decision making?
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is at the forefront of research and practice for this emerging field within data science. Professor Devavrat Shah, who leads the Department of Statistics and Data Science at MIT, takes learners on a deep dive into what’s possible with machine learning....