May – June 2014
iPads are incredible tools that change the way you interact with the world. In this class, you will learn to optimize your iPad using system preferences. Then you will learn to customize your device to increase functionality through third-party apps. You will see how an iPad can replace a computer for most of your digital needs. The latest features of iOS7 will also be explored. Please bring your own iPad and charger to class. 05/24/2014 – 05/24/2014, Course # CIS-901-VE11, Syn # 83201.
Certificate in Data Analysis, $495; Introduction to Data Analysis, $195; Entrepreneur Boot Camp, $195; Prezi, $195; Conflict Management, $245; Business Coaching Certificate, $295; Developing Your Leadership Skills, $145; LEED AP+Building Design and Construction, $795; LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations + Maintenance Exam Preparation Study, $795; LEED Green Associate Exam Preparaion, $695; Revenue Generation for Non-Profits, $495; Interview Skills, $295; Management Certificate, $595; Management Boot Camp, $295; Supervisory and Leadership Certificate, $395; eMarketing Essentials Certificate, $495; Improving Email Promotions $195; Introduction to Inbound Marketing, $195; Mobile Marketing Certificate, $595; Introduction to Mobile Marketing, $195; Video Marketing Certificate, $395; Workplace Ethics and Etiquette, $145; Managing Social Media Platforms Certificate, $495; Twitter, $195; Social Media for Business Certificate, $495; Introduction to Social Media, $195; Managing and Marketing Webinars, $195. For details on any of these ONLINE classes, visit www.coloradomtn.edu/professionaldevelopment.com or call 970-569-2933.
Small businesses are using Google+ and Google Places for Business to boost their website’s presence on the Internet and reach thousands of additional online users. Learn how to use these tools to radically improve your Google rankings and increase qualified traffic to your website. 06/03/2014 – 06/03/2014, Course # MAR-901-VE12, Syn # 80549.
Save $90 by signing up for the bundled series, which includes: Google+: Boost Your Business Website with Google+ on 6/3; Online Advertising for the Small Business on 6/10; Online Toolbox for Small Businesses on 6/17; and Ecommerce: Shopping Carts for Your Business Website on 6/24. 06/03/2014 – 06/24/2014, Course # MAR-901-VE11, Syn # 80548.
This workshop will help new users get started with QuickBooks. You will learn how to set up a company, pay bills, write checks, create simple invoices, receive customer payments, and generate financial reports. Basic accounting terminology will also be reviewed. 06/04/2014 – 06/04/2014, Course # ACC-901-VE02, Syn # 83166.
This course provides beginning computer users with hands-on experience in the basic use of the Internet, Microsoft Internet Explorer and email using Outlook. You’ll learn the basics of email, including how to send attachments (files or images). Major features of web browsing with Internet Explorer will also be covered. You will gain essential navigation skills for looking up websites, saving and organizing favorites and conducting Internet searches. The concepts learned in this class will be applicable to most email and Internet browser applications. 06/05/2014 – 06/05/2014, Course # CIS-901-VE03, Syn # 83179.
The Internet offers several low-cost and highly targeted advertising opportunities to small businesses. Learn how to advertise with a small budget on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google. Don’t miss out on these opportunities, the results may shock you! 06/10/2014 – 06/10/2014, Course # MAR-901-VE13, Syn # 83138.
Keep your computer running smoothly. Learn how to optimize your hard drive for better performance and check for problem files that may cause your drive to fail. Check for, and clean up, temporary files and cookies that are left on your drive when downloading files, or simply using the Internet. Learn how to set up an automated backup for the data you create on your computer. Install and keep virus and malware spyware programs up to date. We will even discuss some tips on physical cleaning that should be part of your regular preventative maintenance. 06/12/2014 – 06/12/2014, Course # CIS-901-VE04, Syn # 83181.
Discover a plethora of online tools that will solve marketing, management, research and operational problems for the typical small business. Increase your productivity, become more mobile and impress your friends. Many of these tools are free and all of them are powerful! 06/17/2014 – 06/17/2014, Course # MAR-901-VE14, Syn # 83139.
This workshop will help continuing QuickBooks users increase their invoice options and provide techniques to use for summarizing expenses by jobs. Learn to add job material purchases and miscellaneous expense charges to your invoices and how to track and bill time. Sales tax issues and statement charges will also be covered as will invoice and statement template styles. 06/18/2014 – 06/18/2014, Course # ACC-901-VE03, Syn # 83169.