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Advanced Business Strategy

Business Strategy   College | Online class

Advanced Business Strategy is course 2 of 5 in the Business Strategy Specialization. This Specialization covers both the dynamics and the global aspects of strategic management. With cases drawn...

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Agile Development Capstone

Entrepreneurship & Small Business   High School - College | Online class

The Capstone project provides a guided opportunity for you to practice your agile development skills. Using the venture design process that frames the four courses in this Specialization, you will...

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Business Growth Strategy

Strategic Management   College | Online class

Business Growth Strategy is course 3 of 5 in the Business Strategy Specialization. This Specialization covers both the dynamics and the global aspects of strategic management. With cases drawn from...

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Business Strategy Capstone

Business Strategy   College | Online class

A Capstone Project is an assignment designed specifically to apply and showcase the skills you learned in the Specialization. To this end, the Business Strategy Capstone Project, a comprehensive...

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Design Thinking for Innovation

Creativity & Innovation   College | Online class

Today innovation is everyone’s business. Whether you are a manager in a global corporation, an entrepreneur starting up, in a government role, or a teacher in an elementary school, everyone is...

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Drive to Value with Agile Methods

Agile Project Management   College | Online class

In this Specialization, you’ll gain an understanding and appreciation of the principles and practice of agile management. You’ll learn to coordinate all aspects of the agile development process,...

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Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part I

Business   College | Online class

This course focuses on the common growth challenges faced by existing private businesses when they attempt to grow substantially.

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Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part II

Business   College | Online class

This course focuses on the common human resource (“people”) challenges faced by existing private businesses when they attempt to grow substantially. PART 1 OF THE GROW TO GREATNESS COURSE IS NOT A...

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How Things Work: An Introduction to Physics

Physics   7th - College | Online class

An introduction to physics in the context of everyday objects.

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Introduction to Personal Branding

Personal & Professional Improvement   College | Online class

Though the concept of personal branding isn’t new, questions remain about how to create one and, more importantly, what it means to maintain and inhabit that brand. Learners will: o Understand both...

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Managing an Agile Team

Agile Project Management   College | Online class

Traditional development processes often lead to team frustration and poor results. Agile offers a different approach to managing the complexity of software development. This course focuses on the...

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Marketing Analytics

Marketing Analytics   College | Online class

Organizations large and small are inundated with data about consumer choices. Knowing how to interpret data is the challenge — and marketers in particular are increasingly expected to use analytics...

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Plagues, Witches, and War: The Worlds of Historical Fiction

Literature   College | Online class

Syllabus Week 1 Course Roadmap “Plagues, Witches, and War”: The Big Picture Week 2 What is Historical Fiction? Understanding the roots of historical fiction Tracing the origins of historical...

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Public Policy Challenges of the 21st Century

Public Affairs   College | Online class

This course introduces class participants to the political significance and societal consequences of challenges facing U.S. and international policymakers. It is designed to help participants...

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Running Valuable Design Sprints

Design   College | Online class

Typically, clients and managers don’t want to pay for design (or strategy) but want to rush toward results. Design sprints allow you to meet clients’ desire for solutions—to develop sooner—and...

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Strategic Planning and Execution

Management   College | Online class

Avoid the pitfalls of strategy planning and execution with the tools and skills from this course. You’ll learn the pillars of strategy execution—analysis, formulation, and implementation—and how to...

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The Kennedy Half Century

20th Century US History   College | Online class

When John F. Kennedy entered the presidential limousine at Love Field in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963, he began his ride into history. That journey continues even today and we call it the...

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The Modern World, Part One: Global History from 1760 to 1910

World History   College | Online class

About this Course This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part One begins with the political and economic revolutions of the late 1700s and tracks the transformation of the...

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Tibetan Buddhist Meditation and the Modern World: Lesser Vehicle

Self-Help   College | Online class

Tibetan Buddhist Meditation and the Modern World explores the immense variety of meditation practices past and present. We present their histories, their philosophical underpinnings, their...

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