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Through case study and best-practice scenarios using the Project Management Institute's (PMI) PMBOK® Guide process, you will be given the tools that you need to take control of your projects. Case Study #2 Resolving Resource Conflicts Students will be given a project with tasks durations and links. This course is designed for anyone who manages projects using Microsoft Project 2010 and has a basic understanding of the principles of project management, including project managers, project ...

 

At AMA's online Microsoft Project seminar, you'll interact with an experienced certified project manager on how to turn this software's powerful features into time-saving, stress-reducing, productivity-boosting benefits for your projects. Note: Note: Have your computers loaded with Microsoft Project Standard or Professional 2013. (This virtual class will only use Microsoft Project 2013 and will not discuss earlier versions.

 

This course is packed with hands-on labs to teach you everything you need to know to implement BI solutions using Excel Services, SQL Reporting Services, Analysis Services, PerformancePoint, Power View, PowerPivot, and other web parts and tools that are part of the SharePoint platform. Database managers, project managers, business analysts, business intelligence architects and consultants and SharePoint developers and administrators with a basic understanding of the SharePoint interface and ...

 

The unique challenges women face in business make the effective use of assertiveness techniques essential for survival and advancement. AMA's assertiveness training for women gives you the opportunity to practice fundamental assertiveness skills and to share your concerns with other women in a supportive and encouraging learning environment. For female business professionals comfortable with their assertiveness skills who are looking to develop the best possible leadership style to fit the ...

 

In this hands-on seminar, you’ll discover the basics you need to assemble data and build forecasts that help power the operations, finance, production, and planning functions in your organization. In addition, you’ll understand how to interpret the meaning of any forecast, whether it’s your own company’s or that of the competition. Any financial professional who needs to create, maintain, and improve the forecasting process at his or her company, as well as professionals in any ...

 

The emphasis is not on how to compare budgets to actuals for variances, but how to accurately predict costs, whether for budgets, projects or new product development. You’ll learn best practices for researching inflation, demand and the overall pricing of expenses. Get these valuable skills and you’ll be better equipped to minimize the impact of unexpected and unforeseen expenses.

 

Despite years of advances in both legal and corporate policy, many qualified women don’t get the jobs they want. Misperceptions, stereotypes and misplaced emotions on the part of either sex can still sabotage a woman’s career hopes—unless she takes a more strategic approach to her career. This hands-on course shows you how to strategically use your strengths and abilities—your competitive edge—while mastering your emotions in even the most unwelcoming atmosphere.

 

Are you tired of being under constant pressure to make the right number-based decisions for your organization? Using Excel as the main tool, this seminar goes beyond the qualitative side of data analysis to explore proven quantitative tools and methods for analyzing, interpreting, and utilizing data, so that more informed and reliable business decisions can be made. All busines professionals who need the basic tools to quantitatively and accurately analyze the mountains of data that come ...

 

In this hands-on course, you will cover a variety of analytics tools, such as histograms, ANOVA analysis, A/B testing, Pareto analysis, clustering, box plots, scatter diagrams, partitioning, unstructured text analysis, and multivariate regression analysis. As long as you have a basic understanding of spreadsheets, you will learn how to manipulate complex data sets so you can gain insights that are not possible with common business intelligence techniques. Business professionals looking for ...

 

Schawbel found that while Gen Y is more optimistic, Gen Z is realistic and has a strong sense of career management, philanthropy and entrepreneurship. Dan Schawbel is the Managing Partner of Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and consulting firm. He serves as one of Randstad’s primary media spokespersons, with coverage spanning Atlanta Business Chronicle, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Forbes, NPR, and FOX Business, among others.

 

This research reveals the cognitive characteristics or strengths found in successful people by job title, department and industry. High-performers in different fields are endowed with different strengths in their respective Executive Skill sets. Chuck Martin will explain how you can determine your inherent strengths and how knowing those strengths can actually help you determine the right career path for you.

 

In this Webcast, Cisco Senior Vice President Inder Sidhu challenges conventional wisdom, drawing on the experiences of Cisco and other organizations, to illustrate how the key to decision-making and business success is “doing both”: taking on two seemingly opposing activities and leveraging each for the benefit of the other. Inder Sidhu is Senior Vice President of Strategy and Planning for Worldwide Operations at Cisco. From 2006 to 2010, he co-led Cisco’s Emerging Countries Council, ...

 

John Baldoni John Baldoni is an internationally recognized leadership consultant, speaker, and author of seven books, including Lead by Example, The AMA Handbook of Leadership, and Lead Your Boss. Kurt W. Mortensen is one of America’s leading authorities on persuasion, negotiation, and influence. Kurt has spent 15 years researching persuasion, negotiation, and motivational psychology, and he teaches on the university level. Kurt is the author of Persuasion IQ and the best-selling book, ...

 

Dan Schawbel is the Managing Partner of Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and consulting firm. He is a columnist at both TIME and Forbes, and has been featured in over 1,000 media outlets, such as Wired Magazine, PBS Nightly Business Report, “The Willis Report” on Fox Business, and ELLE magazine. He’s spoken at Google, NBC Universal, McGraw-Hill, Harvard Business School, MIT, Time Warner, IBM, and CitiGroup and was named to the Inc. Magazine 30 Under 30 List in 2010, the Forbes ...

 

Contracting Officer’s Representatives (CORs) are tasked with monitoring contract performance on behalf of the agency’s Contracting Officer (CO). This webcast will address the COR’s role and a number of tools that can be used during performance of the contract to ensure a successful post-award phase of the acquisition process. The use of these six tools will vary based on the type and complexity of the contract, direction from the Contracting Officer (CO), and the experience and ...

 

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One-on-one coaching is rated the most effective method for developing employee skills in communication, critical thinking, collaboration and creativity, according to a survey of more than 2,000 senior managers and executives by American Management Association (AMA). Operation Enterprise (OE), the young adult leadership division of American Management Association (AMA), was selected by the Boys Scouts of America to present the American Business merit badge at the 2010 National Scout Jamboree, ...

 

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In Exceptional Service, Exceptional Profit, insiders Leonardo Inghilleri and Micah Solomon reveal the secrets of providing online and offline customer service so superior it nearly guarantees loyalty. In EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE, EXCEPTIONAL PROFIT: The Secrets of Building a Five-Star Customer Service Organization (AMACOM, 2010) Inghilleri and noted entrepreneur and service maverick Micah Solomon team up to show business leaders the way to creating loyal customers: delivering anticipatory service....

 

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