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Hawkeye Business and Community Education provides professional skill development for individuals and businesses. Cutting-edge, rigorous and relevant career and technical education (CTE) prepares youth and adults for a wide range of high-wage, high-skill, high-demand careers . Browse a complete list of our courses or course series and if you do not see the type of course you are looking for suggest a course or contact us to learn more about designing customized training for your workforce.

Google offers a strong line up of free tools that will help you collaborate with others and be more efficient. This course provides an overview of the Google Suite tools and their capabilities so you can incorporate them into your day-to-day life. Learn how to use Gmail, calendar, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, and Google Slides and discover how they integrate with Microsoft Office. Gain tips and techniques to streamline your Gmail inbox and settings. Learn how to share and organize documents and folders in Google Drive and much more.  

Start date: 10/23/18

End date: 10/25/18

Tuition $99.00

Location : Cedar Falls Center Location : 
  Cedar Falls Center.

Room :  114-Computer Lab

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Twitter is a hot social media platform these days, and everyone seems to be using it. Learn the best way to take advantage of the unique opportunities Twitter offers, and discover the best ways to create relationships and network with your key constituents. You will find out the best and easiest techniques for successful interactions in the Twitter verse. Agenda Unit One How to Use Twitter -Uniqueness of Twitter -Creating Tweets and messages -Doing Research and information gathering with Twitter -Integrating Twitter with other publicity Unit Two Developing relationships -You’re it! How tagging people and sharing content keeps you relevant -Why tagging people is better than direct messaging -Developing relationships in the Twitter verse and why it’s important -How to get retweeted Unit Three What lists can do for your online presence -How to create and edit lists -Getting others to share your lists -Getting yourself listed on other Tweeters lists – and why you want this to happen Unit Four Your personal brand using Twitter -Twitter as a networking tool -How to create a personal brand using Twitter -What not to do on Twitter -Quantity versus quality – how to monitor and maintain your list of followers and who you are followingRequirementsnternet connection ,IE8 or higher, Chrome, FireFox and access to Adobe Flash Player

Start date: 06/04/18

End date: 06/29/18

Tuition $195.00

Location : Online

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