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Quickly Total Access Data Using a Summary Query [VIDEO]

Microsoft Access is a great tool for entering, tracking, and reporting data from multiple tables. How do you quickly total information? The answer is in the Summary Query. Watch this video and learn how to summarize information from multiple tables in a few short steps

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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Why are virtual classes so successful?

Beginning on September 15, we will be offering a virtual Social Media Marketing Primer course. The instructor for this series, Corinn Hilbert, explains the difference between a virtual course and an online course in this week's blog post. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Monday, August 24, 2015

How Do You Lead Your Friends?

There are many benefits to getting promoted from a team member to supervisor or manager. You obtain a higher salary, more challenging responsibilities, and a higher status. But what do you do about your former workmates? After years of working together, how do you transition from friend to boss? 

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, August 17, 2015

Dale Carnegie's First 5 Principles

Dale Carnegie believed that the ability to communicate and deal effectively with people, not technical skills, yielded the world’s most successful people.   The author of How to Win Friends and Influence People identified these first 5 principles in becoming a friendlier person: Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Monday, August 10, 2015

Attention HR Professionals … Advance Your Career with HRCI Certification

Beginning Saturday, September 12 and ending October 24, Selsius™ will be offering a PHR/SPHR Prep Course for HRCI certification at the Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Campus.

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, August 03, 2015

10 Statistics about Performance Reviews That Might Surprise You

Statistics show that annual performance reviews alone will not successfully change an underperforming employee’s productivity or attitude. Performance management includes mentoring and coaching, continuous feedback, motivation techniques, ongoing communication and performance improvement plans. Check out these 10 statistics. Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, July 27, 2015

2 MS Word Features You Need to Know

Learn how to quickly create professional documents using Word's Styles and Building Blocks features.

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, July 20, 2015

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