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|Business||Supply Chain Management Basics: Cutting Costs and Optimizing Delivery||Course||Launch|
Supply Chain Management Basics: Cutting Costs and Optimizing Delivery
Supply chain management, which is an integral part of operations management, is essential for both manufacturing and service organizations. It involves coordinating all the operations involved in designing, making, and delivering products or services to customers in order to manage costs and meet customer demands as efficiently as possible. In the course, you'll learn about the main components of a supply chain, the key objectives and drivers of supply chain management, and the characteristics of supply chain management in service organizations. You'll also learn how to select and combine appropriate supply chain management strategies, and how to measure their efficiency by considering certain key performance areas.
|Business||Career and Family Challenges for Women Leaders||Course||Launch|
Career and Family Challenges for Women Leaders
Women face unique challenges in the workplace, including the difficulty in balancing work and family. Their experience in running both a family and a career also provides them with unique value and perspective. In this course, you'll learn how to conquer some of the challenges of career and family, including building a support system, overcoming the perfection mindset, and reframing your limiting beliefs.
|Business||Skillsoft Leadership Advantage||Learning Portal Tour||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Advantage
Skillsoft Leadership Advantage is a leading-edge leadership skills training and development program solution designed by experts to make learning quick and engaging. From first-time and front-line managers to managers in the executive suite, Skillsoft Leadership Advantage delivers learning solutions at every level in two hours or less, for easy integration into busy work schedules.
|Business||Overcoming Your Own Unconscious Biases||Course||Launch|
Overcoming Your Own Unconscious Biases
Part of understanding the role of unconscious bias in the workplace is admitting to yourself that you have biases too. Once you've accepted it, you can take steps to overcome those biases and embrace workplace diversity. In this course, you'll learn how to recognize and observe your own biases. You'll also learn how to stop, collaborate, and move past your biases. Finally, you'll learn what to do if a bias flares up again.
|Business||Maximize Your Productivity by Managing Time and Tasks||Course||Launch|
Maximize Your Productivity by Managing Time and Tasks
The amount of time available to you is constant — you can't buy more and you can't save it for later. What you can do is increase your productivity — the value you produce in the time you have. And the better you understand your own personal productivity, the easier it will be to manage your time effectively. In this course, you'll learn about managing tasks in a way that maximizes your productivity. You'll discover the benefits of setting goals and how productivity is tied to your ability to assess time and set priorities. You'll learn about the process of "chunking" your time and the principles of efficient scheduling. You'll also learn about the different types of to-do lists and how to use them effectively.
|Business||Lean Tools for Process Control in Six Sigma||Course||Launch|
Lean Tools for Process Control in Six Sigma
|Compliance||Global IT Security Basics||Course||Launch|
Global IT Security Basics
Lax security practices and poor security awareness on the part of employees can result in security breaches that have serious consequences for organizations. Hackers will take advantage of any vulnerability, and their reach is global. This course focuses on common pitfalls in IT security by end users, highlighting how seemingly harmless actions by employees can give opportunistic hackers access to sensitive organizational data and systems. The course also provides employees with common sense guidelines dealing with areas such as mobile security, online security, password security, and malicious e-mails. Please note that the course content is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. Nothing in the course materials shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any jurisdiction's laws. Transmission of this information is not intended to create, and receipt does not establish, an attorney-client relationship. Users should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel licensed in their jurisdiction.
This course from our EH&S collection, focuses on specific electrical hazards found in the workplace and methods to minimize or eliminate those hazards. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to: recall basic rules of electricity as they relate to electrical safety, identify actions to take in an electricity-related emergency, recognize common electrical hazards, and describe methods to reduce or eliminate electrical hazards. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology.
|Compliance||Information Security - The Break-In||Module||Launch|
Information Security - The Break-In
Given the global nature of commerce and the volume of electronic information routinely exchanged every day, data security has never been a more critical business issue. This Compliance Impact dramatizes how a simple act of carelessness can cause a serious data breach.
|Compliance||Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness||Course||Launch|
Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness
This course will provide you with a basic understanding of bloodborne pathogens, common modes of transmission, methods of prevention, and what to do if an exposure occurs. You'll learn how to identify bloodborne pathogens and symptoms of bloodborne diseases, identify modes of transition of bloodborne pathogens, recognize the proper use and handling of personal protective equipment, identify measures to be taken when the skin or eyes are exposed to infectious material, and specify the components of an Exposure Control Plan. Course material was developed with subject matter support from EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology.
|Compliance||Welding Impact: PPE Requirements||Course||Launch|
Welding Impact: PPE Requirements
While performing hazardous operations such as welding, cutting, and brazing, personal protective equipment, or PPE, should be used, especially if engineering controls are not feasible. In this Welding impact, Rick Faletti describes some of the PPE equipment that can be used and their requirements.
|Compliance||Defensive Driving Fundamentals||Course||Launch|
Defensive Driving Fundamentals
This course will provide advanced defensive driving techniques to reduce your chances of being involved in a motor vehicle accident. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements - specify concerns to be addressed before and while driving, use safe driving techniques to avoid collisions, drive safely in various weather conditions, and respond to specific driving emergency situations.
|Compliance||Social Media-Blogger Gone Bad||Module||Launch|
Social Media-Blogger Gone Bad
|Compliance||IT Security - Safeguarding Your Mobile Devices||Course||Launch|
IT Security - Safeguarding Your Mobile Devices
Mobile devices are a significant risk to an organization's network security. In this Compliance Expert Impact, Bill Baker explores steps companies can take to better insulate their networks from mobile intrusion.
|Compliance||Machine Guarding Impact: Areas Where Mechanical Hazards Exist||Course||Launch|
Machine Guarding Impact: Areas Where Mechanical Hazards Exist
When working with tools and machines, employees need to identify the areas of mechanical hazards and take adequate precautionary measures to ensure safety. In this Machine Guarding impact, you'll learn the various mechanical hazards that could result in severe physical injuries or death or both.
|Compliance||The Internet, Social Media, and Electronic Communication||Course||Launch|
The Internet, Social Media, and Electronic Communication
This course provides background information to be considered in light of your own company's policies on Internet use and electronic communications. You will learn about some generally accepted best practices for protecting your own and your company's best interests while using e-mail, instant messaging, text messaging, as well as other Internet technologies such as social networking sites and blogs.
|IT & Technology||AngularJS: Using the $anchorScroll Service||Video||Launch|
AngularJS: Using the $anchorScroll Service
In AngularJS, you can use the $anchorScroll service in conjunction with hyperlinks in the markup to automatically scroll to other parts of a page. In this video, Wesley Miller demonstrates how to use the $anchorScroll service to scroll to hyperlinks at the top and bottom of a div container element on a web page.
|IT & Technology||Fundamental Methods for Data Science in R||Course||Launch|
Fundamental Methods for Data Science in R
|IT & Technology||Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 - Developing Core Solutions: Planning Sites||Course||Launch|
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 - Developing Core Solutions: Planning Sites
|IT & Technology||i0S 9 iPhone First Look: 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s||Video||Launch|
i0S 9 iPhone First Look: 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s
After watching this video, you will be able to use the 3D Touch feature of the iPhone 6S with iOS 9.
|IT & Technology||Microsoft Visio: Simplifying Organization Chart Creation||Video||Launch|
Microsoft Visio: Simplifying Organization Chart Creation
|IT & Technology||Python Fundamentals: Implement an Iterable Using __getItem__||Video||Launch|
Python Fundamentals: Implement an Iterable Using __getItem__
After watching this video, you will be able to implement an iterable using consecutive integer indexing in Python.
|IT & Technology||CSS 3.0: ID and Class Selectors||Video||Launch|
CSS 3.0: ID and Class Selectors
In CSS there are several ways to isolate and select elements in the HTML for styling. In this video, Mark Lassoff will demonstrate how to use IDs and class selectors to do this.
|IT & Technology||Getting Started with AngularJS||Course||Launch|
Getting Started with AngularJS
AngularJS is designed to simplify the task of building single page Model, View, Controller apps. This course introduces the AngularJS environment, using controllers, and working with user input and formatted output.
|IT & Technology||Microsoft Security Fundamentals: Network Security||Course||Launch|
Microsoft Security Fundamentals: Network Security
|IT & Technology||Office 365: Working with Online Files and Calendars||Course||Launch|
Office 365: Working with Online Files and Calendars
Microsoft Office 365 includes hosted Exchange for meetings and shared calendars, and SharePoint. This course covers scheduling meetings and sharing calendars, creating announcements on SharePoint, chatting using Lync IM, and working with Office document files.
|IT & Technology||Planning and Monitoring Iterations on an Agile Project||Course||Launch|
Planning and Monitoring Iterations on an Agile Project
|IT & Technology||Preparing and Packaging Applications For Deployment||Course||Launch|
Preparing and Packaging Applications For Deployment
|IT & Technology||Live Learning Demonstration||Live Learning Course||Launch|
Live Learning Demonstration
Expert-led classroom training is important to learners who want or need formal instructor-led training and all the benefits it provides. Skillsoft's Live Learning offers this experience in a virtual setting. Self-paced courses covering the same material from the same instructors are available to provide refresher training. Live Learning is primarily certification-focused and covers some of the most popular IT certifications as well as training for PMI certifications.
|Leadership||Skillsoft Leadership Channel - General Stan McChrystal: What Every Leader Must Possess - Empathy and Perspective||Video||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Channel - General Stan McChrystal: What Every Leader Must Possess - Empathy and Perspective
Empathy means understanding the other person's perspective-your employees, customers, suppliers, the media. Try to see things through their eyes. Empathic people make the best decisions. Don't be afraid to say you don't know, and seek advice.
|Leadership||Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Vineet Nayer: The Power of I Don't Know||Video||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Vineet Nayer: The Power of I Don't Know
On becoming the new CEO, he was asked, in front of 5,000 employees, "What are you going to do?" He answered, "I don't know. You know. You tell me." This transferred ownership to the employees. The job of the CEO is to enable employee performance.
|Leadership||Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Joanna Barsh: Don't Be Frustrated; Be Curious||Video||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Joanna Barsh: Don't Be Frustrated; Be Curious
When the group is not going where you want it to go, don't get frustrated. Be curious. Ask why. Sometimes you need to tell people what to do, but most of the time you will be more effective asking questions and learning. The group has more experience than you do.
|Leadership||Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Shawn Achor: Creating Positive Team Environments||Video||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Shawn Achor: Creating Positive Team Environments
Praising people is important, but how you praise matters more. Instead of praising outcomes like report cards and work products, praise the process. This shows that behavior matters. Praise the process that leads to the desired outcomes.
|Leadership||Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Dan Pink: Whose Purpose is it Anyway?||Video||Launch|
Skillsoft Leadership Channel - Dan Pink: Whose Purpose is it Anyway?
Organizations that perform at a high level stand for something and contribute to the world. Profits without purpose lowers motivation. To learn whether your people are aligned ask them to write the purpose of the organization on index cards.