July 10, 2015

Administration — Professional Development — Professional Development Committee — Staff Council — Staff Matters

You are invited! Tuesday, July 21: Learning Skills with Lynda.com brown bag

Dear Staff,

As of July 1, all active students, faculty and staff at SU have full member privileges and access to http://www.lynda.com/Following is a link to this announcement: http://news.syr.edu/lynda-com-comes-to-university-july-1-84807/

The Professional Development Committee invites you to join us for an informal brown bag lunch, in which we will explore the many training offerings available as part of the Lynda.com online service on Tuesday, July 21 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm in the Time Warner Conference Room, NH3 room 327.

Lynda.com offers an extensive database of skills based videos and tutorials that range from Business, to IT, to Education, and more. Whether troubleshooting to learn specific information, or for more in depth information on these various topics, this is a terrific resource.

Among the training that is offered through this service, here are some of the topics which may be of particular interest:

  • Outlook
  • Google: Analytics, Docs, Gmail, etc.
  • Business Etiquette
  • Project Management
  • Dropbox
  • Photoshop

We hope you will join us, as we cover logging in, creating an account, navigating the site, and discussing what this great free service has to offer.


The Professional Development Committee




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