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Next-Level Webinar Series

Next-Level Webinar Series

Next-Level webinars focus on a wide variety of IT and business topics to help you stay informed about the latest technology and best-practices.

 

Time Is Running Out! Windows Server 2003 Support Ends July 14, 2015

Are you ready? Microsoft is ending all support for the decade-old Windows Server 2003/R2 on July 14, 2015. What does this mean for you? It means that an unsupported version of Windows Server will no longer receive software updates from Windows Update. These include security updates that can help protect your PC from harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software, which can steal your personal information.

This session is for IT Managers and Decision Makers tasked with evaluating and maintaining their organization’s IT structure.

March 24, 2015 | 10:30am EDT

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Virtualization Platform Smackdown: Vmware vs Microsoft vs Red Hat vs Citrix

Join us as we present a four-corner showdown between the industry's top heavy-weight contenders - all vying for your attention in the virtualization space! Things are sure to get ugly as representatives from each solution (verbally) spar with each other and make claim as the preeminent virtualization platform. The Virtualization Smackdown is scheduled for 60 minutes and YOU will pick the winner!

April 2, 2015 | 12:00pm EDT

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PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments)

PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a project management approach that can be used for any type of project, and has been adopted by more than 20,000 organizations and 150 countries world-wide since 1980’s. PRINCE2 compliments other methodologies because it focuses on the processes and what the project will deliver, as well as the quality standards desired and agreed to by all stakeholders. In this webinar, we will discuss:

  • What is PRINCE2?
  • The PRINCE 2 approach
  • The benefits and results of PRINCE2

April 8, 2015 | 12:00pm EDT

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Innovations in Networking: A Report of the Latest Trends

Join CompTIA’s James Stanger and Patrick Lane to learn more about the research CompTIA has conducted into today’s networking trends. James and Patrick will talk about important technologies and best practices for 2015 and beyond, including:

  • New wired and wireless networking standards, and their impact on today’s jobs. We’ll talk about not only Azure and software defined networking, but also
  • Software management and deployment systems, such as Puppet.
  • The advent of native intrusion detection on network routers and switches
  • A pragmatic look at Internet of Things, including its impact on industrial control systems and the glacial – but important – adoption of IPv6
  • Advances in network and security analytics, and how networking professionals have gotten into the security business
  • Insights into how enterprises are managing mobile devices

April 22, 2015 | 12:00pm EDT

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Microsoft Office & Windows Series

MS Office Series

Presenters:
Adam Gordon/ Andrew Reed
Senior Training Specialists
Microsoft Corporation

 

Delivering Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (Intermediate)

This webinar is designed for an audience who already have beyond a basic level knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and seek to deliver more formal presentations in a variety of settings. Attendees will see how to repurpose existing content from PowerPoint, Word, and Excel . In addition to seeing how to create flexible decks that hold an audience’s attention, through the use of audio and video segments, animation, and transitions; delivered in situations form one-on-one to en mass.

March 25, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Tips & Tricks for Microsoft Outlook 2013

See the techniques that allow you to work smarter with Outlook; the tools to communicate, manage schedules, and find what you need. Learn how Outlook.com, Microsoft’s free email service teams with Microsoft Outlook 2013 to give you a similar experience to your electronic communications. Tips such as; Working with multiple email accounts, calendars, and even access to social networks will be displayed during the session.

April 15, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 2013 (Beginner)

This webinar is designed for the newer users of Microsoft Excel 2013 by introducing the audience to some key concepts of Microsoft Excel to enhance your spreadsheets. Attendees will receive an overview of general navigation, data tools, storage, and formatting in order to create a spreadsheet that looks good and simplifies communication.

May 6, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Tips & Tricks for Excel 2013 (Intermediate)

This webinar is designed for an audience who already have foundational knowledge of Microsoft Excel and would like to create advanced workbooks and worksheets; that will deepen business intelligence. Attendees will receive tips on the intricacies of the tools Excel offers for data analysis, trends, pivot tables, and collaboration to enable the management of larger amounts of and more complex levels of data.

May 20, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Creating Complex Documents with Microsoft Word

Get informative tips for the new Microsoft Word 2013 documents. It is now easier than ever before to save time and simplify your work while working together from more locations. Witness how Microsoft Word 2013 facilitates the collaborative process, handles large documents, and provides easier building blocks for more clearly defined content. This session is for individuals who spend significant time writing and creating documents and are familiar with Microsoft Word.

June 3, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Introduction to Windows 8.1

Discover what is new with the latest release of Windows and how it will help you in everyday business tasks, wherever and whenever you need it. The consistent and new interface for your pc, phone and tablet computing and the new tools and applications that will enable you to get things done will be demonstrated. The latest version of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, cloud connectivity, and built-in apps working together will be some of the tips shared.

June 17, 2015 | 10:00am EDT

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Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (Beginner)

This webinar is designed for the newer user of Microsoft PowerPoint, who would like a better understanding of when, how and why to use Microsoft PowerPoint. Attendees will learn to start with a blank presentation and create a slide show that conveys a message by using the tools for formatting slides, the uses of differing views, simplifying content, and delivering a finished presentation.

July 8, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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Delivering presentations with PowerPoint 2013 (Intermediate)

This webinar is designed for an audience who already have beyond a basic level knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and seek to deliver more formal presentations in a variety of settings. Attendees will see how to repurpose existing content from PowerPoint, Word, and Excel . In addition to seeing how to create flexible decks that hold an audience’s attention, through the use of audio and video segments, animation, and transitions; delivered in situations form one-on-one to en mass.

July 29, 2015 | 1:00pm EDT

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IT Management Series

IT Management Series

This webinar series is designed for:

  • IT individual contributors wanting to learn about industry trends & grow their career.
  • IT managers who are alert for practical techniques to handle the issues they face.
  • IT executives who value discussions that might help them coach & grow their managers & staff.

 

Moving from Technical Lead to IT Manager

As a Technical Lead, you direct those working for/with you through your technical strength and competency. Moving from the player/coach type role of Technical Lead to IT Manager, you move from technical leadership to a position of department stewardship and technical mentor. This webinar discusses what is needed to get promoted and what it will be like when you get there.

Tuesday, April 07, 2015 | 11:00am EDT

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7 Soft Skills to Look for when Interviewing Candidates

One of the most difficult and important decisions made by managers is deciding which person to hire. The conventional wisdom related to candidate selection, rightly so, suggests that while technical competency is the key that opens the interview door, it’s organizational fit that should ultimately convert a candidate into an employee. Expanding on this concept of organizational fit, the list of soft skill traits discussed in this webinar can be used to further analyze a candidate’s personal fit for a specific job.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 | 11:00am EDT

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The State of Security

50 billion devices will be connected to the internet by 2020, and these increasing connections are already changing the security landscape by exponentially expanding the attack surface. Security breaches, large or small, are born from a weak link in the security chain. Hackers are committed to finding these weak links, and using them to their full advantage. How prepared is your Company? This webinar will look the security landscape and what it means for you today, and into the future.

Tuesday, May 13, 2015 | 12:00pm EDT

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