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Implement change and work with personnel to propel your organization towards the future! Learn the skills necessary for effective supervision. Understand the laws and principles governing employment today, while developing the people skills needed to direct and motivate your work group. Our instructors offer you the benefits of experience gained from careers in business and non-profit and government agencies, and their achievements in professional certifications. 

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Learn the skills and tools necessary for effective supervision. Whether you are already a supervisor or working toward a supervisory position, this program will help you understand the principles of effectively supervising your team and their work.

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What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem‐solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time. Read More...

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Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts. Read More...

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Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation. Read More...

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Learn to handle basic human resource functions to ensure the best possible results. Read More...

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Take your supervisory skills to a higher level. Gain a deeper meaning of supervision and understand effective leadership.

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This course will help you understand business environments, financial statements, and strategy so you can make more profitable business and personal financial decisions. Read More...

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Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees. Read More...

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Learn how to be an effective manager or supervisor. Master the basics of communicating effectively, and learn tools for developing your own interpersonal skills. Read More...

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Gain the respect and admiration of others, exert more control over your destiny, and enjoy success in your professional and personal life. Read More...

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Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end. Read More...

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Find out how you can stop others from intimidating you or treating you poorly. Read More...

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Become aware of the conscious and unconscious codes of meaning we send when communicating with others. Read More...

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Become indispensable to any organization by understanding how to identify and meet customer needs. Read More...

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Learn how to make excellent everyday decisions from an experienced counselor and life coach. Read More...

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Financial statements are the end product of accounting and the gateway to corporate finance. Understanding and being able to read them is a critical business skill. We will explore: Balance Sheet Income Statement Cash Flow Statement Financial Statement Flow

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20011
$125
2/11/2019 - 2/20/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Statistics is the study of the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data. It deals with all aspects of data, including the planning of data collection in terms of the design of surveys and experiments. Business statistics is the science of good decision making in the face of uncertainty and is used in many disciplines such as financial analysis, econometrics, auditing, production and operations including six sigma, and marketing research. More and more data is collected as a by‐product of doing business and by government agencies. This course provides knowledge and skills to interpret and use statistical techniques in a variety of business applications. This business statistics course covers descriptive statistics (collection, description, analysis, and summary of data), probability, and the binomial and normal distributions, test of hypotheses and confidence intervals, linear regression, and correlation. It's a great introduction to the power of gathering and analyzing data for decision making.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

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20026
$125
2/11/2019 - 2/20/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Negotiation is a learn‐able skill that you can develop and hone to resolve conflicts, build agreements, and get deals done. In this new world where direct lines of authority have transformed into networks of collaboration, negotiation has become the primary form of decision‐making and a key to management and leadership. Gin the skills and confidence you need to negotiate well and achieve better outcomes.

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20018
$125
2/25/2019 - 3/6/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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We will explore the following law through the course: Entiy: LLC or Corporation Corporate Law Contracts Intellectual Property Law Liability protection Legal counsel Litigation Mediation

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20019
$125
3/11/2019 - 3/20/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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This course is about how companies make decisions on what projects to pursue, and how to value those projects. We will also provide a framework for how financial professionals make decisions about how, when, and where to invest money. Corporate finance comprises a set of skills that interact with all the aspects of running a business. It is also extremely helpful in our personal lives when making decisions about buying or leasing, borrowing money, and making big purchases. It provides analytic tools to think about getting, spending, and saving. We will also explore the tradeoff between risk and return, how to create financial projections, and how to value income producing assets.

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20014
$125
3/25/2019 - 4/3/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Economics can be thought of as the study and understanding of the contexts in which an enterprise operates. A stable, safe and predictable environment where we are able to confidently forecast a future is critical for companies to flourish. This is the realm of economic policy. The Study of economics provides us an analytical sense so we can explain what is going on and make rational predictions about the near future. Economics can be separated into three fields: Macro, Micro, and managerial, each with different emphasis and focus. We will explore all three.

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20015
$125
4/8/2019 - 4/17/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Leadership is the art of accomplishing more than the science of management says is possible. The manager asks how and when; the leader asks what and why. The manager operates within the status quo; the leader challenges it. The manager has his eyes on the bottom line; the leader has his eyes on the horizon. These sayings describe the symbiotic relationship between management and leadership. A healthy organization needs both. Leadership is vision. Management is implementation. They are the yin and yang of business.

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20016
$125
4/22/2019 - 5/1/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Now that you have studied the Time Value of Money and Economics, you are ready to examine Financial Markets such as the Stock and Bond Markets. We will study Value Investing using the text the Intelligent Investor by Graham and Dodd. This is the way Warren Buffet does it!

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20021
$125
3/25/2019 - 4/3/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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In this course, we will go through Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright. The course will helps you protect and monetize your inventions and ideas; create value for your startup; attract investors; and create a multi‐million dollar IP portfolio.

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20023
$125
4/22/2019 - 5/1/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Many of us aspire to create something new; do original work; make an impact and help people solve their pressing needs. We have all heard of the entrepreneurial heroes like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Mark Zukerberg and Elon Musk and their achievements. We use the tools, products and services that they created. If you harbor hopes of doing something similar, making your own dent in the universe, here is were you can get a quick handle on the latest thinking and processes for turning your dreams into reality and creating sustainable profitable businesses.

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20022
$125
4/8/2019 - 4/17/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Pull everything we learned together. In this capstone course we will synthesize the various disciplines we have studied into a conceptual picture of how they work together in a functioning enterprise. This will give us insight into the thinking that takes place in the C level suite among the CEO, CFO, COO and the Board of Directors of a corporation. Orchestrating all these elements into a plan is the realm of Strategy. Strategic thinking can be broken into long term planning (5 year plan), short term tactical planning and budgeting for the coming year. We will address such issues as: How are you planning to grow your business and deal with competitors and alternative products? The challenges arise in how to keep planning as part of an organic, continual process and how to implement strategy and mange strategic momentum. It is so easy to get complacent and start to drift or lose focus and become diluted in your efforts by chasing too many goals. We will discuss focus, discipline and mindset as we bring it all together.

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20017
$125
5/6/2019 - 5/15/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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How do you make and deliver things in the most cost effective and efficient ways and also maintain the highest quality? There are always tradeoffs between quality and cost. Operations management is about how you optimize and balance those tradeoffs to make the best product at the bet price for your customers. Sometimes the highest quality product is what people need, sometimes ''good enough'' and cheap is what is required. Market Research helps understand customer needs, operations has to make it and deliver it. We will also explore Project management and inventory control in this course.

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20013
$125
3/11/2019 - 3/20/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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The internet and Web 2.0 have transformed marketing. This course will introduce you to traditional marketing principles and get you familiar with the new landscape. This was the Mad Men era. Marketing activities pervade the enterprise. Customers are segmented and micro targeted. Growth hacking takes advantage of all the new tools of websites, mobile, analytics, email and social media available to us that helps us reach and communicate with customers and measure their behavior in order to provide the best user experience possible. It has gone from one‐way advertising to two‐way engagement. Welcome to your new world!

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20010
$125
1/28/2019 - 2/6/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Human Resource Management (HRM) refers to the functions in an organization that designs the jobs, recruits, hires, creates and administers the rules of employee conduct and the relationship between employer and employee, and manages termination through firing, severance, or retirement. HRM has become very sophisticated in the last several decades as a greater appreciation of the strategic importance of leveraging an organization's talent pools has developed.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

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20024
$125
1/28/2019 - 2/6/2019
Mon, Wed 7:30 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Accounting is the most fundamental part of any business. With this course, and the inexpensive and accessible accounting software now available, you can keep your own business accounting records, or if you hire an accountant you will be able to effectively communicate with them. If your dream is to start a business, take this practical step and draw it closer. There are lots of careers in accounting and this course will give you the basic knowledge to apply for bookkeeping and accounting related jobs.

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20012
$125
2/25/2019 - 3/6/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 7:30 PM
John Cousins
CE South Building

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Business leaders have identified creativity and innovation as a critical skill set for performing almost all jobs in the 21st century. During this highly interactive, hands‐on course we will explore what stimulates creativity, techniques to improve team problem‐solving, the necessary conditions to foster innovation, and how to enhance creativity and innovation in the workplace. Session one will focus on creativity (generating novel ideas) and session two will concentrate on innovation (how to implement these ideas within the workplace). Learning Objectives ‐ At the end of the workshop, you will have: Increased your understanding of creativity by actively participating in the process Enhanced your "creativity toolkit " by using new techniques to generate better solutions Recognized opportunities for innovation in your work environment Understood the components that assist in development of a work atmosphere that promotes creativity, innovation, and employee engagement Developed methods to implement innovative strategies to increase productivity Had fun

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20032
$195
4/3/2019 - 4/10/2019
Wed 8:30 AM ‐ 12:00 PM
Continuing Education Staff
CE South Building

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A key strategy to enhance team performance is to build synergy, where the team's performance is more than the sum of its parts. So how do you build synergy? Discover the techniques that can improve team effectiveness and enhance its impact within your organization during this hands‐on, interactive workshop. If you are a supervisor, manager, project leader, business owner, or staff member with lead responsibilities, come and gain skills to empower your team and increase their performance. Learning Objectives ‐ At the end of this workshop, you will be able to: Describe the important components of superior team performance Define the stages of team development, determine your team's developmental stage, and plan for the next step in the process Build synergy through strategic alignment Use multiple techniques to assess your team's effectiveness and enhance its performance Implement effective team‐building tools that you can use immediately

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20033
$195
4/25/2019 - 5/2/2019
Thu 8:30 AM ‐ 12:00 PM
Continuing Education Staff
CE South Building

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As the workforce changes, more emphasis is put on fostering a workplace that cultivates employee and personal satisfaction. This workshop will focus on a new paradigm of employee development and engagement wherein we discuss the notion of positive organizational behaviors; discovering and optimizing our personal strengths in a proactive manner to enhance our ability to lead. These behaviors, once positively focused, lead to an increased level of team communication and openness to ideas. We will learn ways to consciously choose how we see, approach and respond to what we face in life, to embrace what we are presented with as an opportunity to learn, to develop, and to consciously transform our experience into one of growth and fulfillment. We will explore the meaning and value of mindfulness in the workplace and in every aspect of our lives, and learn tools to sustain our mindfulness throughout the day. We will examine how employing a positive perspective, even in the presence of overwhelming challenges, can improve our physical and mental health, our relationships – both professional and personal, and the outcome of our experiences. The Program fee includes tuition, course materials, and campus parking! The Cancellation fee is $95.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible.

Section SPA‐PD

20116
$350
3/5/2019 - 3/12/2019
Tue 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Continuing Education Staff
Anderson School of Management

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In Partnership with Anderson School of Management

The below programs are offered in partnership with Continuing Education and Anderson School of Management.
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Mastering mediation skills not only can provide benefits in your personal life, it can provide you with new career opportunities or advancement in your current role. In addition to resolving conflicts, mediation increases productivity, saves time and money, creates a safer workplace, and promotes a climate of collaboration. During the Mediation Certification course, you will engage in role playing sessions and observations to help you understand the interpersonal dynamics of mediation and get the skills needed to bring disputes to resolution. Plus, students who successfully complete this 40‐hour course earn a Mediation Certificate which is necessary to mediate in various programs and settings. If you want to learn mediation tactics or aspire to be a professional mediator, this course is the perfect place to start. Notes: This program is pre‐approved for 40 SHRM PDC's. Please use Activity ID: 15‐6EFXR Due to the nature of this program and the certificate requirements, it is stressed that you attend the full 40 hours of class. If necessary, you may miss up to 2 hours of pre‐approved (by the instructor) hours and still obtain the certification. However, you may be required to make the 2 hours up due to the requirements of the Mediation Certification. Make sure you sign‐in before each class to validate your attendance.

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22310 | $1,295

Mediation Certification - SPA‐PD

2/16/2019 - 3/30/2019
Sat 9:00 AM ‐ 4:45 PM(6 Session Total)
Continuing Education Staff
Anderson School of Management

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As the workforce changes, more emphasis is put on fostering a workplace that cultivates employee and personal satisfaction. This workshop will focus on a new paradigm of employee development and engagement wherein we discuss the notion of positive organizational behaviors; discovering and optimizing our personal strengths in a proactive manner to enhance our ability to lead. These behaviors, once positively focused, lead to an increased level of team communication and openness to ideas. We will learn ways to consciously choose how we see, approach and respond to what we face in life, to embrace what we are presented with as an opportunity to learn, to develop, and to consciously transform our experience into one of growth and fulfillment. We will explore the meaning and value of mindfulness in the workplace and in every aspect of our lives, and learn tools to sustain our mindfulness throughout the day. We will examine how employing a positive perspective, even in the presence of overwhelming challenges, can improve our physical and mental health, our relationships – both professional and personal, and the outcome of our experiences. The Program fee includes tuition, course materials, and campus parking! The Cancellation fee is $95.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible.

20116 | $350

Leading with Mindfulness and Positivity Workshop - SPA‐PD

3/5/2019 - 3/12/2019
Tue 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM(2 Session Total)
Continuing Education Staff
Anderson School of Management

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Bright Outlook Career

Supervisory & Management Skills - Bright Outlook Careers

A wide variety of Supervisory positions are identified as “Bright Outlook” careers, meaning that they are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years. Some of the areas identified include supervisor positions within: restaurants; retail; office and administrative support; construction and mechanical trades.

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