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Five Things I Learned in my Social Media Marketing Certificate Course

I have had a very eclectic career. For the past twenty years I have worked as a software trainer, instructional designer, training coordinator, web page developer, technical writer, and very recently social media marketer. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and took graduate classes in Technology and Workforce Development. This means I am only formally trained in three of the six positions I have held. I don’t think I’m that unusual. Not many people do the jobs that they were formally trained in, especially when it comes to social media marketing. Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, November 17, 2014

The Biggest Benefits of Online Training

According to eLearningindustry.com corporations report that e-learning is the second most valuable training method that they use. At the end of 2013, over 41.7% of global Fortune 500 Companies were using some form of technology to instruct employees during formal learning hours. Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, November 03, 2014

Do Nice Leaders Finish Last?

You’re a leader. Do you ever think about how people will describe your legacy? What do you hope they will say about you? Decisive? Brilliant? Globally astute? Innovative? Nice?

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, October 27, 2014

Need to Train your Employees on OSHA Hazards? Here is a great tool.

According to OSHA, 4,405 workers were killed on the job in 2013. On average, that is 85 fatalities a week or more than 12 deaths every day.

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Monday, October 20, 2014

What does the Average Joe know about welding?

We asked 8 “Joe’s” the question;

Long before the rubber hits the road, roughly how many hours are spent on welding a NASCAR?

Here are their answers.

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

[Video] Looking for a GSA Provider?

Did you know Selsius has a GSA contract to provide training for federal Government agencies and departments? Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Monday, October 06, 2014

[Video] See the Future of Industry with SWIC and Local Manufacturers

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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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