Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear is your introduction to a vitally important subject in today’s data-driven society. In 24 half-hour lectures, you will explore the principles and methods that underlie the study of statistics. You have probably heard such terms as mean, median, percentile, quartile, statistically significant, and bell curve, and you may have a rough idea of what they mean. This course sharpens your understanding of these and scores of other statistical concepts and shows how, properly used, they can extract meaning from data.
As an accounting major you’ll learn how to analyze businesses’ stats and reports to highlight areas for improvement that could boost profits and minimize inefficiencies. You will learn how to shape financial practices within a business or organization, gaining an understanding of how financial systems work, how to apply accounting principles to make financial decisions, and how these may affect the bottom line. Often offered alongside finance, accounting requires strong skills in mathematics, statistical analysis, technology and ethics, and the development and use of critical thinking and problem solving skills.
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Whether you are about to buy, or have already invested in Marketing Automation, this one day provides you with the essential knowledge to make the most of what is fast becoming an essential tool for all marketing departments.
Quality control – Ineffective quality management has spelled trouble for plenty of enterprises in the past. Online quality control training can teach you how to use complex measuring techniques, navigate industry-specific software programs and operate essential inspection equipment to ensure quality products for your company.
This free social media marketing course from Quintly covers basic principles of social media analytics both for beginners and for marketers who want to refresh their knowledge. It aims to help anybody involved in social media analytics, no matter whether you are working for a brand, an agency or in the media.
The road to success as a member of the business world requires a broad range of up-to-date business skills. Managers and human resource pros usually break these skills down into two distinct categories: hard skills, like computer and software proficiencies, and soft skills like interpersonal communication and stress management.
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This course is the fourth online course in eCornell’s Marketing Strategy certificate program, and is based on the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University MBA marketing content.
Marketing courses teach strategies for influencing customer behavior throughout the customer lifecycle. Learn fundamentals like creating a marketing strategy, brand building, advertising and budget allocation, and leveraging digital and social media channels to reach your business goals.
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