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The Boiling Point

A Quick Guide to Training Needs Assessments

When productivity is down your first thought maybe “we need training”. Training may not be the solution. That’s why training needs assessments are important.  Below is a quick guide to assessing your needs before implementing a training program. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Interested in Getting Your ESCA Certification?

Selsius™ Corporate & Career Training of Southwestern Illinois College is now offering the ECSA Pentest Bootcamp for cybersecurity professionals. To learn more about the benefits to becoming ESCA certified, instructor, Daniel "Doc" Sewell of Alpine Security has provided answers to common questions about the ESCA boot camp training program.
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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Learn Cybersecurity Virtually

Need to upgrade your cybersecurity skills but can’t leave the office? We now have a solution. Selsius™ Corporate & Career Training at Southwestern Illinois College will begin offering cybersecurity boot camp courses virtually. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

How do you know if what you say is being understood?

70% of workplace mistakes are the result of poor communication. How well you communicate affects everything you do in the workplace. If misunderstandings frequently occur, it’s time to take a step back and think about your communication approach. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

How to Create a Nested IF Statement in Excel Easily

Using the IF function, Excel can make calculation decisions for you based upon the value of a cell. Sometimes that answer has many variables. A nested IF function calculates a cell based upon different values. Using Excel’s Insert Function feature, you don’t have to worry about typing the formula on your own.
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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

What the DISC Assessment Told Us about Each Other

We are a small department that needs to work closely together in order to succeed. To improve productivity, teamwork and communication, each person took a DiSC® Assessment. Here's what we learned about our team.
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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

New Cybersecurity Courses to Be Added in 2017

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in information security will grow 18% in the next 10 years. To help keep up with the pace, Selsius™ Corporate & Career Training at Southwestern Illinois College has added three new cybersecurity boot camp courses to the spring 2017 schedule. These new courses include Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), Certified Network Defender (CND), and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA). All three cybersecurity courses will be held at the SWIC Belleville Campus. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Wednesday, November 30, 2016