All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Training’
Using video game-like simulations to train fighting forces is not a new concept by any means; however, what is normally discussed in science fiction lore is also a very real capability used by the United States military. In this case, we are focusing on the United States Army, but such training is certainly not restricted to that particular branch of …
Oscar Pistorius is training again for the first time in the five months. While awaiting trial for the murder of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, the Paralympic sprinting champ is returning to the track. His first “formal” workout since his arrest consisted only of light jogging. Pistorius is reported to have lost over twenty lbs. since Steenkamp’s murder. ”It was …
Members of the Japan‘s Self-Defense Force this week are training on the southern coast of California. According to an Associated Press report, the troops are being trained for the next two weeks by U.S. Marines. The training will specifically train Japanese troops in amphibious assault tactics. The U.S. Department of Defense claims the exercises will help Japan and the U.S. …
The Russian International New Agency (RIA Novosti) is reporting that three “killer” dolphins have escaped from their Ukranian handlers. The mammals were engaged in training exercises when they took off for open water. The publication quoted a former Soviet naval anti-sabotage officer as saying the dolphins probably took in search of mates. The officer stated that it isn’t uncommon for …
TechNet Ajax web casts have a ton of Ajax related training videos that can help out security folks, and developer folks better yet, it’s all free.
If you have never used or taken a TechNet web cast, and if you are interested in Ajax, and what Ajax can do for you, this is a great place to start to get your feet wet. The link is here.
Have you noticed the number of regionalized or small scale search marketing conferences that are popping up?Jill Whalen has been running her High Rankings Search Engine Marketing seminar for a few years now (disclosure: I am a speaker for the Mpls event and my PR agency works with Jill) that is very hands on focused. The speakers all share a very similar philosophy about search marketing so there are not the mixed messages you get at larger events.
Imagine yourself wanting to run an airline company – a budding Freddy Laker. What do you need? Well, planes of course, but let’s say you have a bundle of these. What do you really need to make them work? That’s right – pilots! So how are you going to train them? Will you introduce them to an airliner? Take them up the steps and show them the insides – the aisles, the seats, the toilets? Why not take them into the cabin and show them the instruments, the dials, the communications system, the . . . Or how about showing them how it works.
In a recent email newsletter from SEO Research Labs, Dan Thies announces, “As of January 1st, I am closing the doors on my SEO training programs.”
C# comprises an object-oriented syntax based on the C++ programming language that shares features of several other programming languages (Delphi, Visual Basic and Java being the most prominent names) and places an accent on simplification, reducing the number of symbolic requirements characteristic to other programming languages.
Sun Java Certification exams are the best way to demonstrate your skills in Java technologies. These certifications are industry recognized and worldwide programs that focus on critical job roles in software application development and enterprise architecture.
So, you finally had that job interview. You know the one. The interview you tried so hard to land. The interview for which you prepared so hard? The interview you know you nailed? It’s all over. You can sit back, relax, and wait for the phone to ring with a job offer. Right? Wrong!
This interview is a resource of DesignMaster Training, an online professional training and development website for working design professionals.
A report from the Said Business School at Oxford University in the UK found that British businesses and public sector organizations are wasting almost $140 million on executive education programs that are poorly conceived and delivered.
A computer on your desk at work equals a 17-percent pay raise, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. It’s not so much the machine, it’s the skills of the person working it. When answering the job ad, she was able to tell recruiters she knew how to use Excel.
Making the decision to attend a computer tech school can be one of the best decisions of your life.
If you are still trying to write system specifications in English then you are in trouble.
“Da Da Da. Da Da Da.” Not to be confused with The Police song “De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da” from 1983’s ZENYATTA MONDATTA album.
In today’s business world proper training in human resources is imperative.
IT training is an important part of your professional formation, offering a range of alternatives in software training, technical training and certification training, that sometimes make it hard to find out which one is the most convenient when it comes to deciding.
The “Wizard of Redmond” better known as Bill Gates announced this week Microsoft would increase funding for its Unlimited Potential (UP) program while delivering the keynote address at the Microsoft Government Leaders Forum Europe in Lisbon, Portugal.
With the advent, in recent years, of high-tech conference centers boasting amenities seen before only at hotels and resorts, companies are increasingly choosing to conduct their training sessions at off-site locations. However, all venues are not the same, and consequently it has never been more important for companies to choose the right conference center for their corporate training programs.
Andrew Gilman, president of CommCore Consulting Group, has been a communications strategist and crisis counselor for more than twenty years.
I emailed Cary Miller this morning to ask how hi Cancer NewsWatch blog is going (you might remember I mentioned it a while ago – Cary’s wife Lori is battling cancer and he started the blog (I think after a conversation we had) to do something positive in the midst of a pretty terrible situation.
Bent on proving himself as a contender, Irish behemoth Kevin McBride has enlisted the power of the subconscious as he promises a super-sizing, mesmerizing, hypnotizing knuckle sandwich buffet for Mike Tyson. The eloquent Iron Mike promises to gut McBride like a fish.
1) Use a live instructor. Adults learn best by doing, practicing, and experiencing. Effective instructors customize their programs to meet people’s needs, provide counsel on individual challenges, and respond to questions. Videos, CDs, and E-learning are seldom effective for primary learning.
Surely you remember the exhilaration of riding your first bicycle–the happy summer breeze squeals and screeches as you began to move faster, the shock of an absent adult hand on your seat, and theouch of gravel in your palms, elbows, and knees. They didn’t give us many pads back then.
As with any field, there are good technical training schools, and bad ones. When you sign up with one of these schools, you’ve made a significant investment in time and money.
Unless search engine marketing is your full time job, you’re probably not getting the best results possible from all search marketing opportunities. Most marketers only have a couple of hours per week to keep up with their keyword buys and thats just not enough time to really get the best results.
New Horizons Computer Learning Centers the world’s largest independent IT training provider, has signed an agreement with Planet 3 Wireless to deliver courses mapping to Planet 3 Wireless’ Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA) certification.
FindaSeminar.com, pay-for-performance marketing services, has gained huge favor in the training community by introducing its new Training Information Management tool (TIM).
Globalisation, the expansion of intercontinental trade, technological advances and the increase in the number of companies dealing on the international stage have brought about a dramatic change in the frequency, context and means by which people from different cultural backgrounds interact.
A legitimate multilevel marketing business is a great way to get a legitimate residual income that could change your life from the 9-5 rut to a life of financial freedom. But there are many pitfalls out there that will make achieving this difficult. (Or even illegal depending on the MLM you decide to sign up with.) There are several ways for a person to ascertain whether or not a multi level marketing company is or is not a legitimate MLM. There are a few things that can be checked to make sure you are not going to get involved in something that breaks the fifty or so statutes that govern this type of company.
Investing in a legitimate MLM is probably the best way to ensure that your MLM is not going to go bankrupt on you. This is not always an easy thing to ascertain even when you have access to detailed information about the multilevel marketing company you have invested your time and money in. Even the best of them has had problems with regulatory bodies and litigation so the best idea is to explore the legality, legitimacy and financial stability of the MLM in question.
Many HR managers believe that by sending their workers to participate in external training programs, they have fulfilled their responsibilities. This is not the best situation. In this article, I will be emphasizing on how to increase the interest-level of your employees who attend the training program taking into consideration that there is increasing cultural diversity and computer literacy in the workplace.
If you go to the doctor with a headache, do you demand a particular treatment before she examines you? Of course not! Well then, why do managers send their employees for customer service training — before they know what the problem is? Another common mistake is to bring in a motivational speaker to talk to staff that has to fight dysfunctional work processes day after day. It’s like putting a band-aid on a cancer. Even the best employees can’t do their jobs if the job itself is an obstacle course!
If there is one thing for certain that successful business people and organizations understand, it is the need for a good Return On Investment (ROI). They are looking for time well spent or, to make sure they receive real value for the money they spend. (After-all time is money). Productivity will always be the name of the game. Minimize the input, maximize the output.
In the present day scenario, every organization dreams to create a niche that is beneficial for both the organization and the employee. With the changing times, the need for keeping oneself abreast with the latest in the industry impacts the actions and strategies an organization may employ to survive. Day to day variations in the industry in turn sets the pace of change that an organization sees in every sphere or area of its functionality.
Assuming that you have a results-driven To Do list, and you’re on top of managing your work, you’re prepared to climb mountains and soar! If that sounds a bit too energetic, then you’re at least prepared to accomplish more work and deliver prioritized results. Right?
When you plan and prepare carefully, you can legitimately expect to have success in your efforts. When you recognize and develop the winning qualities that you were born with, the winner you were born to be emerges.
Streaming Medianow a well accepted Internet technology. Yet streaming is still not being widely utilized by members of corporate training staffs. Why is this?
1. Buy good certification books
Yes, I know how thick they are – the tests do cover that much material, so what can you do? A teacher is not going to talk that much without wearing out their throat, so in the final analysis you are going to spend a lot of time reading and studying those books anyway.
Are you interested in distributing products using the web? With the customer-centric distribution chain today, the role that a distributor plays includes enabling direct ordering and tracking of orders over the Internet. Does it mean that you switch your current operations to the Internet? Or does it mean making use of the Internet in such a manner that optimizes your role in the value chain.
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 1, 2003 – Cisco Systems, Inc. today announced the addition of a government-specific security curriculum for network professionals. The new Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professional validates the knowledge and skills specified by the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) for federal systems engineers. The INFOSEC Professional is the only vendor-specific curriculum that meets the rigorous standards of the National Security Agency (NSA) and the CNSS.
If you knew you could be as creative as you wished, whenever you wished, what could you achieve?
Surprise — you can be as creative as you want to be. Creativity is a state of consciousness. And here’s the best part — you can access this creative state anytime.
ORLANDO, Florida, June 24, 2003 – Cisco Systems, Inc. announced today three enhancements to the CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) Program at Networkers 2003 in Orlando, Florida. As the entry-level certification of the Cisco Career Certifications Program, CCNA represents a strong foundation and understanding of IP networking and troubleshooting. The enhancements are based on customer feedback, the need for an accessible entry path into the certifications and upgrades to the exam for addressing emerging networking technologies.
Experienced trainers have an array of tools in their training toolbox that they use when they need to. Some tools, however, are more difficult to use than others. One such tool is humor. Use it wisely and it will enhance your training session; use it improperly and you run a high risk of failure.
You can apply the following humor guidelines when delivering your training session.
SAN JOSE, Calif., June 17, 2003 – Cisco Systems, Inc. today announced the expansion of its security certification and training program to reflect the latest advances in Cisco security technology and industry expectations for IT professionals. Cisco has added two new comprehensive security design training courses, Designing Perimeter Security (DPS) and Designing VPN Security (DVS), and has also updated exams for the CCSP, Cisco Firewall Specialist, Cisco VPN Specialist and Cisco IDS Specialist certifications.
It has been said before that one of the great ways of learning about anything is to teach it.
We recently achieved #4 on Google tool bar, does it help to bring the site up in key word search? Because until now in key word search our web site is not visible. Do you have any idea what we should be doing to improve the ranking. Can you look at our web site and give us suggestions. Thanks.
The cost for submitting the first URL to the Inktomi database for one year is $39 and the cost for a second is $25. Once a URL is submitted to the Inktomi database for the first year is there any need to submit the URL for subsequent years? Could you review the pros and cons of submitting for the second year versus not submitting?
You can get into trouble if you come off as someone who uses praise just to get on another’s good side. That kind of praise is manipulative and should be avoided.
Adding Value Adds To The Prosperity Of Your Business
Your customers purchase from you for their reasons and never for your reasons!
Now hear this: Studies at Harvard and Stanford reveal that 85% of the reason a person gets a job and gets ahead in that job is because of his or her attitude. Only 15% of the time does it have anything to do with technical or specific skills!
Network marketing has been introduced to its soul mate and it will NEVER be the same again.
What is it that has changed network marketing forever? Let’s first look at what network marketing WAS in the past. Basically, it has been (and will always be) a three phase process.
Though many bloggers are looking for more eyes on their content, some might be looking for fewer, if they have a tendency to be the target of abusive trolls. Now, Tumblr is adding what it calls a “simple layer of privacy to let you better …
In that’s sure one way to middle finger the competition news, Amazon is about to stop selling the Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast. Apparently, all traces of said devices will be gone from Amazon.com by October 29th. Bloomberg got its hands on a recent letter …
Jack Dorsey, Twitter co-founder and interim CEO, will likely be named permanent CEO very soon. That’s according to sources quoted by Re/code, who say that the announcement could come as soon as Thursday. This does not mean that Dorsey will be giving up his position …
79% of consumers say they will act on Direct Mail immediately, only 45% say the same of Email This infographic illustrates the ROI of direct mail. When you combine direct mail with digital marketing you will increase your response rates, reach more customers and improve …
A lot more businesses are about to have access to the “Buy Now” option on Twitter, potentially ramping up opportunities to makes sales directly from tweets. Is a Twitter buy button something that you’re interested in using or at least experimenting with? Let us know …