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Advanced 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...
Topic: Business Strategy
Free

Agile Development Capstone

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...
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Free

Business Growth Strategy

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...
Topic: Strategic Management
Free

Business Strategy Capstone

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...
Topic: Business Strategy
Free

Design Thinking for 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...
Topic: Creativity & Innovation
Free

Drive to Value with Agile Methods

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,...
Topic: Agile Project Management
Free

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

College | Online class This course focuses on the common growth challenges faced by existing private businesses when they attempt to grow substantially.
Topic: Business
Free

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

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...
Topic: Business
Free

How Things Work: An Introduction to Physics

7th - College | Online class An introduction to physics in the context of everyday objects.
Topic: Physics
Free

Introduction to Personal Branding

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...
Topic: Personal & Professional Improvement
Free

Managing an Agile Team

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...
Topic: Agile Project Management
Free

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...
Topic: Marketing Analytics
Free

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

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...
Topic: Literature
Free

Public Policy Challenges of the 21st Century

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...
Topic: Public Affairs
Free

Running Valuable Design Sprints

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...
Topic: Design
Free

Strategic Planning and Execution

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...
Topic: Management
Free

The Kennedy Half Century

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...
Topic: 20th Century US History
Free

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

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...
Topic: World History
Free

Tibetan Buddhist Meditation and the Modern World: Lesser Vehicle

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...
Topic: Self-Help
Free