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Basic Programming Concepts (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$195— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. If you wish to communicate technically with programming teams or wish to code a bit yourself, this course is for you. A lot of programming languages are very similar, and knowing what is common between all programming languages will help non-programmers communicate more efficiently with programmers. Further, this course will help aspiring programmers get started or transition into any programming language. This course can be taken as part of a Certificate.

  • Seats available: Approximately 25. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217178
Collaborative Management (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$245— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. Whether you manage or lead people, collaborative skills are essential to help harness the energy of groups and teams for maximum performance and productivity. Learn to gain participation quickly, get input and buy-in for building consensus and plan for cooperation to get crucial projects completed. This course will help you explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for success of your team or organization. Average time online is 16 hours.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217364
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDigital Audio Workshop — 2020-02-08 through  2020-02-08$99— Face to FaceView Details

Sat., Feb. 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. Join Peter Payette, Executive Director of Interlochen Public Radio (IPR), for this full-day digital audio workshop where you will learn to craft a compelling audio interview. Learn essentials including interviewing, recording equipment, editing and more. Great interviews can be captured and produced with as little as a smart phone and a free app, and details will be provided one week prior to the course to help you prepare. Also, part of the class involves conducting an offsite interview that you have arranged in advance. You will need your own transportation for the offsite portion of the day. The workshop is open to all, and is the first step in becoming part of Red Pine Radio, a group of community members who are learning to craft their own radio stories. Class will break for two hours to conduct your offsite interview and have lunch on your own.

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374194272
Fundamentals of Fundraising— 2020-04-21 through  2020-04-22$490— Face to FaceView Details

Tues. and Wed., April 21 and 22, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 07. An Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) course designed by experienced fundraising professionals. This course includes case studies, projects and program components which provide an overview of skills and techniques for individuals with 0 to 4 years of fundraising experience. Modules include an Overview of Fundraising; Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program; Marketing for Ongoing Success; Building and Sustaining Relationships; Securing the Gift; Volunteers – Partners in Fundraising; and Management and Accountability. Full participation entitles you to 16.0 points of CFRE Credit in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Lunch and refreshments provided. Fee is $390 for AFP members and $490 for non-members. If you are an AFP member, please call NMC EES, 231-995-1700 to register with discount.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374194173
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGiving Better Feedback— 2020-02-13 through  2020-02-13$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 13, 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. If you cringe at the thought of employee reviews, this course is for you. Learn communication tools that allow you to give feedback that is direct and kind. Discover how to uncover and focus on individual employee strengths and how to better utilize these to increase engagement and productivity. We will discuss ways of handling difficult topics that result in employee growth and better business outcomes.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195010
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGrant Resources— 2020-02-06 through  2020-02-06$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 6, 6-8:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 205. Explore ways to locate grant funders potentially interested in your project or program. Learn how to search a variety of resources including the web and publications. Leave with a sense of direction, practical tips, and resources to find funding opportunities that fit your need and purpose. Basic computer skills are helpful, but not required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195176
Meetings with Meaning— 2020-02-27 through  2020-02-27$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 27, 1:30-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. Discover ways to make your meetings more impactful and efficient. We will uncover how to shed meeting missteps that waste time and make people dread meetings. Attendees will come away with tactics that increase participation, collaboration and results. If you are ready to learn the key ingredients to make meetings synergistic and meaningful, sign up for this course and bring a colleague!

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195065
Real Colors® Personality Workshop— 2020-03-12 through  2020-03-12$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., March 12, 1:30-4:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 208. Curious why you naturally click with some people more than others? Learn more about your own personality and behavior style and how to improve relationships by understanding how to speak in the language of the listener and listen in the language of the speaker. Attendees will each take a personality assessment and participate in fun and interactive activities that build communication skills. Great for individuals, co-workers and whole teams.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195119
Strategic Selling with Social Media (Online)— 2020-04-06 through  2020-05-01$195— OnlineView Details

4 weeks, April 6-May 1. Social media and digital technologies enable sales professionals to find new customers and motivate these customers to take action in more efficient and strategic ways. Learn to leverage powerful social media sales solutions from prospecting, to referrals, to closing sales. 16 hours online.

  • Seats available: Approximately 25. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217408
Your Workplace Your Employees and the Law (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$195— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. Designed for non-lawyers, this course provides business owners, managers, supervisors, and HR professionals with a roadmap for effectively handling complicated employee-related issues that affect the legal-prone work environment of today. Each class contains guidelines, step-by-step compliance instructions, and practical leadership skills, methods and techniques that are proven techniques for successfully managing employees and for complying with state and federal workplace laws. For information or to register, go to www.nmc.edu/ees-online and click on UGotClass. This one-month course is 16 hours online.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217143
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGrant Resources— 2020-02-06 through  2020-02-06$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 6, 6-8:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 205. Explore ways to locate grant funders potentially interested in your project or program. Learn how to search a variety of resources including the web and publications. Leave with a sense of direction, practical tips, and resources to find funding opportunities that fit your need and purpose. Basic computer skills are helpful, but not required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195176
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDigital Audio Workshop — 2020-02-08 through  2020-02-08$99— Face to FaceView Details

Sat., Feb. 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. Join Peter Payette, Executive Director of Interlochen Public Radio (IPR), for this full-day digital audio workshop where you will learn to craft a compelling audio interview. Learn essentials including interviewing, recording equipment, editing and more. Great interviews can be captured and produced with as little as a smart phone and a free app, and details will be provided one week prior to the course to help you prepare. Also, part of the class involves conducting an offsite interview that you have arranged in advance. You will need your own transportation for the offsite portion of the day. The workshop is open to all, and is the first step in becoming part of Red Pine Radio, a group of community members who are learning to craft their own radio stories. Class will break for two hours to conduct your offsite interview and have lunch on your own.

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374194272
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGiving Better Feedback— 2020-02-13 through  2020-02-13$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 13, 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. If you cringe at the thought of employee reviews, this course is for you. Learn communication tools that allow you to give feedback that is direct and kind. Discover how to uncover and focus on individual employee strengths and how to better utilize these to increase engagement and productivity. We will discuss ways of handling difficult topics that result in employee growth and better business outcomes.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195010
Meetings with Meaning— 2020-02-27 through  2020-02-27$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., Feb. 27, 1:30-4 p.m. University Center Rm. 208. Discover ways to make your meetings more impactful and efficient. We will uncover how to shed meeting missteps that waste time and make people dread meetings. Attendees will come away with tactics that increase participation, collaboration and results. If you are ready to learn the key ingredients to make meetings synergistic and meaningful, sign up for this course and bring a colleague!

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195065
Collaborative Management (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$245— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. Whether you manage or lead people, collaborative skills are essential to help harness the energy of groups and teams for maximum performance and productivity. Learn to gain participation quickly, get input and buy-in for building consensus and plan for cooperation to get crucial projects completed. This course will help you explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for success of your team or organization. Average time online is 16 hours.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217364
Basic Programming Concepts (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$195— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. If you wish to communicate technically with programming teams or wish to code a bit yourself, this course is for you. A lot of programming languages are very similar, and knowing what is common between all programming languages will help non-programmers communicate more efficiently with programmers. Further, this course will help aspiring programmers get started or transition into any programming language. This course can be taken as part of a Certificate.

  • Seats available: Approximately 25. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217178
Your Workplace Your Employees and the Law (Online)— 2020-03-02 through  2020-03-27$195— OnlineView Details

4 Weeks, March 2-27. Designed for non-lawyers, this course provides business owners, managers, supervisors, and HR professionals with a roadmap for effectively handling complicated employee-related issues that affect the legal-prone work environment of today. Each class contains guidelines, step-by-step compliance instructions, and practical leadership skills, methods and techniques that are proven techniques for successfully managing employees and for complying with state and federal workplace laws. For information or to register, go to www.nmc.edu/ees-online and click on UGotClass. This one-month course is 16 hours online.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217143
Real Colors® Personality Workshop— 2020-03-12 through  2020-03-12$79— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., March 12, 1:30-4:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 208. Curious why you naturally click with some people more than others? Learn more about your own personality and behavior style and how to improve relationships by understanding how to speak in the language of the listener and listen in the language of the speaker. Attendees will each take a personality assessment and participate in fun and interactive activities that build communication skills. Great for individuals, co-workers and whole teams.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374195119
Strategic Selling with Social Media (Online)— 2020-04-06 through  2020-05-01$195— OnlineView Details

4 weeks, April 6-May 1. Social media and digital technologies enable sales professionals to find new customers and motivate these customers to take action in more efficient and strategic ways. Learn to leverage powerful social media sales solutions from prospecting, to referrals, to closing sales. 16 hours online.

  • Seats available: Approximately 25. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Other  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374217408
Fundamentals of Fundraising— 2020-04-21 through  2020-04-22$490— Face to FaceView Details

Tues. and Wed., April 21 and 22, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 07. An Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) course designed by experienced fundraising professionals. This course includes case studies, projects and program components which provide an overview of skills and techniques for individuals with 0 to 4 years of fundraising experience. Modules include an Overview of Fundraising; Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program; Marketing for Ongoing Success; Building and Sustaining Relationships; Securing the Gift; Volunteers – Partners in Fundraising; and Management and Accountability. Full participation entitles you to 16.0 points of CFRE Credit in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Lunch and refreshments provided. Fee is $390 for AFP members and $490 for non-members. If you are an AFP member, please call NMC EES, 231-995-1700 to register with discount.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 374194173
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