Summer 2016 Courses
Classroom sessions will return in September 2016.
This summer, professional development workshops are available through Online Learning via Skills@Columbia and Lynda.com.
The following list offers expert skill-building courses in communication skills, management and leadership development available via Lynda.com. You can complete courses in their entirety or simply access only the learning content or modules you need. Each of the courses below can be found on Lynda.com via the search box, once you have logged in using your UNI and password.
If you have questions or feedback, please contact Senior Director of Learning & Development Tanea Flanders at email@example.com.
Time Management Fundamentals
Get time management strategies to stay organized, keep a clear mind, and be more productive—in work and life.
Course Length: 2 hours 51 minutes
Efficient Email Management with Outlook 2016
Get your inbox under control. Learn to streamline your Outlook 2016 workflow with tips, strategies, and techniques for reviewing and organizing email.
Course Length: 3 hours 7 minutes
Excel 2010 Essential Training
Excel tutorials that use real-world examples to teach the core features and tools in Excel 2010.
Course Length: 6 hours 21 minutes
Learn the fundamentals of preparing for and delivering a compelling business presentation.
Course Length: 1 hour 31 minutes
Learn how to make better business decisions faster, incur less risk, and gain support for your decisions.
Course Length: 48 minutes
Communicating with Confidence
Get simple communication tools, strategies, and tips to help you communicate with confidence
Course Length: 1 hour 28 minutes
Managing Project Communication
Discover how to use communication strategies to better manage your projects.
Course Length: 1 hour 47 minutes
Discover how to avoid the most common grammar mistakes and improve the clarity of your writing.
Course Length: 2 hours 11 minutes
Fred Kofman on Managing Conflict
Don't avoid conflict; manage it. Learn the tools that turn conflicts into positive outcomes in this workshop-style course with LinkedIn Vice President, philosopher of leadership, and influencer Fred Kofman.
Course Length: 1 hour 4 minutes
Management trainer Chris Croft discusses the qualities of great teams and what you can do to be an effective team member.
Course Length: 1 hour 16 minutes
Managing for Results
Discover how to manage your team to optimize execution and performance.
Course Length: 1 hour 21 minutes
New Manager Fundamentals
Learn to establish your identity as a leader and connect with your team when you first step into a management position.
Course Length: 1 hour 12 minutes
Performance Review Fundamentals
Learn how to gather performance feedback, write reviews, and deliver them effectively, while making performance review conversations part of your management year-round.
Course Length: 2 hours 20 minutes
Motivating and Engaging Employees
Learn how to motivate your team and retain their valuable contributions over time.
Course Length: 1 hour 50 minutes
Managing Project Teams
Discover how to build, shape, and maximize project teams.
Course Length: 1 hour 29 minutes