Category: Training

Training – Introduction to Marketing

Here is a free training course in Marketing 101 from selfLearn-en, it covers understanding marketing basics and other fundamentals. Marketing refers to the activities of a company associated with buying and selling a product or service. It includes advertising, selling and delivering products to people....

How Google Search Works

Here is a quick video on how Google Search works from Google. Here is some more details https://www.google.com/search/howsearchworks/ https://www.lifehack.org/articles/technology/20-tips-use-google-search-efficiently.html...

Learn a Foreign Language – Spanish

Here are some excellent resources below from Alison’s web site and SpanishPod 101 to assist you in learning a foreign language. Spanish Basic Spanish https://alison.com/topic/learn/50634/basic-spanish-learning-outcomes Basic Spanish – Restaurants and Dining Out https://alison.com/topic/learn/50644/basic-spanish-learning-outcomes...

How to use Google Maps to help someone find you – Training

Google Maps is great for helping you find your way — or even helping you find your car — but the app can also help other people find you. Maps has an easily overlooked feature for sharing your real-time whereabouts with someone so they can see exactly where you...

Using a Password Manager – Training

Here are two excellent brief videos on using a password manager which is a recommended security best practice instead of using the same password on several websites or using Notepad or Microsoft Word to store passwords. My two favourite password manager applications are DashLane and LastPass....

Web Site Development Training (HTML,CSS,Javascript)

Here are 3 informative training videos from Traversy Media on the fundamentals of building a website by covering the 3 main web technologies that are commonly used, HTML, CSS and Javascript. Also attached are links to training information from W3Schools in these same subject areas. This will provide a...

Free Microsoft Office Training

Here is some free Microsoft Office training material courtesy of GCFLearnFree.org. I have included links for several Office versions starting from Microsoft Office 2007 up to Microsoft Office 365. General Office Tips https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/officetips/ MS Office 2019 / 365 https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/office/ MS Office 2016 https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/office2016/ MS Office 2013 https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/topics/office2013/ MS Office...

Free Online Management Courses

Take a look at some of these courses listed below Achieve More in Less Time Using SMART Goals – Udemy https://www.udemy.com/goal-setting/ Conflict Resolution Skills – Coursera https://www.coursera.org/learn/conflict-resolution-skills Productivity and Time Management: Get More Done – Skillshare https://www.skillshare.com/classes/Productive-Prioritization-Tools-to-Build-Your-System-Learn-with-Trello/1921237697 Conquering the Fear of Public Speaking – Udemy https://www.udemy.com/conquering-the-fear-of-public-speaking/ What Great Leaders...

UWI Short Courses on Entrepreneurship – Upcoming

The Centre for Professional Development and Lifelong Learning recognizes that entrepreneurs are important influencers for economic growth. The Centre also acknowledges that for entrepreneurs to be successful they will require relevant knowledge, training, and skill sets in which this suite of Entrepreneurship courses was designed. Courses New Venture Management...

BIDC Workshops – March 16 & March 30

WORKSHOP ON THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO BUILDING A PROFITABLE FASHION BRAND Being successful in the fashion industry takes much more than design skill. Learn how mastering the systematic process of design, manufacturing, marketing and sales can help you compete in the multi-billion dollar global fashion industry. Official website...

Barbados Employers Confederation Upcoming Events – March 2019

Summary of Events MAR12 – Understanding Employee Deductions (Encore) 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM MAR14 – Mastering Team Dynamics 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM MAR15 – HR Roundtable Forum 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM MAR27 – Labour Law vs. Custom and Practice 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM MAR28 –...