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August 26, 2020

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Texas LBJ School
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Government Accountability Office's (GAO) Yellow Book places responsibility on auditors to design their audit to detect fraud. But what does fraud look like? What techniques can you use to find it? And how does it rear its ugly head in the government...
Aug 26, 2020
1 day in Austin, Texas, United States
280 USD
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New York Institute of Finance
This course surveys the major financial instruments traded in capital markets around the world. Understand how stocks are valued. Learn how stocks and bonds are brought to market. Understand the basic mechanics and risks characteristics of derivatives. This course is the second component of the...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in New York, New York, United States
2,151 USD
9 more dates
Harvard DCE
Aug 26—27, 2020
2 days in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
2,850 USD
14 more dates
Management Concepts
Many budget and program analysts understand the nuances of the budget process, but understanding how to leverage Microsoft Excel to analyze budgets and finances is a value-added skill for any organization. This skill is critical to the accurate and timely preparation of budget worksheets. After...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
The tenets of Agile have been steadily transforming Federal project management (PM). As a project manager, you must stay current with best practices—which includes Agile. You will learn Agile PM methodologies that apply to the Federal environment, including acquisitions and non-IT projects. You...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,169 USD
11 more dates
Management Concepts
Revolving funds and reimbursables are integral to an organization’s ability to sustain operations. Understanding the accounting principles used in business operations is integral to the success of Federal financial managers responsible for these functions. You will learn the procedures related to...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Impact Factory
Get the magic customer service touch and create positive customer experiences This customer service course is for anyone who has contact with customers, whether face to face, over the phone or electronically. It is designed to help you manage your own feelings and behaviour while looking after...
Aug 26, 2020
1 day in London, United Kingdom
Management Concepts
Federal agencies face scrutiny from Congress and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) about the number of open grant awards – especially since the passage of the GONE Act. Federal personnel responsible for overseeing grants must take additional measures when planning and executing the...
Aug 26—27, 2020
2 days in Seattle, Washington, United States
Management Concepts
Gaining a deep understanding and insight into Federal budgeting and accounting is challenging for accountants and budgeteers alike. Eliminate your insecurities about the requirements of Federal budgeting and accounting with an introduction to these functions, as well as their integration into the...
Aug 26—27, 2020
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Internal controls are integral to effective grants management. In order to conduct effective internal controls, grants managers need a foundational knowledge of Government Accountability Office (GAO) standards, risk management, and requirements outlined in 2 CFR 200. You will practice applying...
Aug 26—27, 2020
2 days in Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Management Concepts
Federal employees responsible for the administrative distribution of funds for their organization must understand the laws and procedures that guide the process. Implementing the policies outlined in Office of Managment and Budget (OMB) Circular A-11 and other relevant execution references...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
As today’s organizations evolve, leadership strategies must evolve as well. By building on established leadership practices, you will learn advanced leadership skills and techniques to engage your organization strategically through culture change. Gain the ability to lead others through learned...
Aug 26—28, 2020
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,129 USD
16 more dates

Online courses

New York Institute of Finance
This course surveys the major financial instruments traded in capital markets around the world. Understand how stocks are valued. Learn how stocks and bonds are brought to market. Understand the basic mechanics and risks characteristics of derivatives. This course is the second component of the...
Aug 26—28, 2020
Online course
2,151 USD
9 more dates
School of Hotel Administration
Businesses that accept reservations must cope with the problem of no-shows - customers who make a reservation but fail to honor it. Hotels can protect themselves from the revenue-losing no-shows and generate increased revenue by overbooking. This course teaches how to strategically overbook and...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Every minute can count towards increasing your revenue, especially when your restaurant is busy. Professor Kimes explores how reducing meal duration, even by a single minute, can increase revenue potential. You need to consider the style of your restaurant and your customers when thinking about...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Recent research shows that customers spend only one or two minutes reviewing a restaurant's menu. This provides you with just a small window of opportunity to capture your customers' attention and help them find just what they are looking for. In this course, Professor Sheryl Kimes will present...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Having a clear picture of the business environment and understanding how your target customers behave is essential to make services marketing work. Knowing your market and assessing consumer demand can help inform and guide your marketing strategies. In this course, you will explore the role...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
It cannot be said enough: A marketing strategy lives or dies in communication with the customer. In addition, there is a methodology to it—it is the culmination of all of the marketing research and analysis you've done. What you say, how you say it, how often you say it, the media channels you...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Managers in today’s firms must have the right tools to identify relevant project risks and weigh those risks against expected returns in a competitive market. They must understand how the risk-return relationship is incorporated into capital-budgeting decisions. This two-week course provides...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Meeting rooms, food and beverage areas, and other public spaces in full-service hotels can be important revenue generators while also attracting new guests and maintaining their loyalty. Hotel planners and designers must carefully consider the needs of their target market and develop public...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Course Focus Group events, conferences and negotiated business bookings frequently account for over 50% of hotel room reservations. This course will prepare participants to develop their own data-driven, systematic approach to group pricing. Participants will also learn how to anticipate...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Effective commercial real estate developers are master coordinators, working with multiple counterparts every step of the way to create and maximize value through real estate projects. To do this, they use a thoughtful, organized process—regardless of project size. This course offers a deep dive...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Investing in real estate is a popular way to accumulate wealth, but you don’t have to be rich to get started. That’s because there are many ways to finance real estate investments to raise the equity you need and structure debt beneficially. In this course, you will explore both sides of the...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Course Focus How your guest perceives their experience with your operation impacts your profitability; it is not the only thing but it is one of the biggest factors that operators can influence to drive revenue growth. Loyal repeat customers are key to the success of any food and beverage...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
The sheer variety of sources and types of data that can aid in decision making are almost overwhelming. The key to making good use of the data lies in knowing what specifically to pay attention to, understanding the relationships and variables among the data, and making the right...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
1,380 USD
20 more dates
School of Hotel Administration
A hotel’s real estate is one of its most valuable assets and it is essential to be able to accurately value this critical investment. To be successful, hotel investors must be able to determine the financial interests of those involved in any project: the owner, the operator, and the lender. In...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
The hotel asset manager’s responsibility is to manage lodging investments to meet specific objectives. Their role in building value is analyzed at both the portfolio and the property level. In this course, Professor deRoos focuses on the importance of developing a strategic vision for asset...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Technology- and Internet-savvy consumer behaviors have fundamentally changed the way in which revenue is managed. This online course encourages those schooled or experienced in traditional revenue management to elevate and fine-tune their approach to price manipulation, length of stay, and demand...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
When you are a real estate asset manager, you are a steward of an owner’s property, responsible for managing it to help achieve the owner’s goals and increase its value. To guide you in this challenging role, you need a comprehensive road map for decision making: the Asset Management Strategic...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Managers who are seen practicing what they preach and following through on promises enjoy dramatically enhanced credibility and loyalty. They inspire workers to perform well and even to go beyond what is asked of them. Credibility is not all it takes to be successful, but no trust or meaningful...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
When investing in proper management of a real estate asset you are investing in future profitability. Excellent maintenance and tenant management can increase property values by lowering operational costs, increasing cash flow, and generating higher rents and occupancies. In this course, you will...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
Management Concepts
Successful grants managers understand how the Federal cost principles affect their awards. Gain a firm grounding and practical experience in the concepts central to cost principles by applying them to different recipient types. Use the cost principles throughout the grants lifecycle: budget...
Aug 26—27, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
In order for organizations to succeed, leaders and managers must be able to accurately interpret and utilize financial reports. They must also be able to assess the overall financial performance of the organization, a particular department, or the competition, and then convey the organization's...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Whether you are a coffee house, restaurant, or even a cocktail bar, your beverage program can have a big impact on your profitability, but it comes with a good deal of risk. Understanding everything that is involved in offering wine, beer, spirits, and nonalcoholic beverages, and applying...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
In most hotels, the physical ownership of the property is separated from the control and management of the hotel. Determining who manages the hotel on a day-to-day basis and whether or not the hotel should affiliate with a brand can make or break your property. Based on his many years of academic...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
An introduction to revenue management as a systematic process designed to increase revenue by leveraging tools designed to manage length-of-stay and apply effective pricing strategies. Implementing a revenue management strategy can be one of the most important revenue-generating initiatives...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Hospitality marketing is fast shifting from traditional media to digital forms (e.g., social media, video, website and search, plus mobile applications). New-media technologies have changed the ways consumers experience and value a product or service. So how can hospitality professionals draw on...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Course Focus Your menu does so much more than inform guests about what you offer. It helps to create and communicate your food and beverage operation’s identity, and influences your guests’ choices. This course will enable you to evaluate menus and identify changes that will optimize the...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Often times services marketing is regarded in terms of outcomes, but services marketing is also an ongoing analytic process. In this course, you will learn how to properly analyze frameworks, tools, channels, data sets, customer behavioral data, decision-making factors, and strategies that...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
For a hotel investment to be successful, you must first have accurate and reliable data about the critical aspects of the hotel operation, such as occupancy, revenue, expenses, and cash flows. But how do you generate these detailed forecasts? In this course, Cornell University professor Jan...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
To structure the most advantageous deal it is critical to assess the value of hotel intellectual property accurately. This course is designed to help you develop a high level of financial sophistication so you can properly assess hotel management agreements and franchise agreements, as well as...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Real estate development projects involve many moving pieces; the project manager guides and aligns resources to bring those pieces together into a coherent, financially successful whole. To develop critical project management skills, you will work through a case study and learn how to think like...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Revenue management can be applied to any hospitality industry with relatively fixed capacity, time-variable demand, and perishable inventory. This course teaches how to apply revenue management concepts and practices to hospitality-related industries such as restaurants, meeting spaces, spas, and...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
In today's competitive business world, managers are charged with making many project-related decisions, often involving costs or revenues that will be encountered some time in the future. In this course, participants develop a solid understanding of the time value of money to prepare them to make...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
The ability of an organization to analyze its financial position is essential for improving its competitive position in the marketplace. Through a careful analysis of its financial performance, the organization can identify opportunities to improve performance at the department, unit, or...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
In this course, you will first focus on service intangibles and consider the power of both customer perceptions and experience management in delivering exceptional service. The impact of sharing service stories and the benefits of fostering creative approaches to addressing service challenges are...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Pricing is one of the most powerful tools a hotel can use to increase revenue. This course teaches participants how to set the right prices, develop rate fences (differentiate prices by customer type), and use multiple distribution channels to manage price more effectively. Participants will...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
You are ready to execute your marketing goals; perhaps you want to increase market share, retain more customers or generally broaden consumer awareness. How do you turn your goals into action and how will you measure success? In this course, you will explore how to turn marketing goals into...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
In this course you will learn to distinguish between the various components of a service culture and assess your current service environment. Using a case-based approach, this course will illustrate the importance of developing a strong service culture. You will reaffirm the importance of...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
All successful revenue management strategies are based on the ability to forecast demand accurately, as well as control room availability and length of stay. This course explores the role of the forecast in a comprehensive revenue management strategy, including the selection of the best type of...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course
School of Hotel Administration
Servant Leaders communicate ethical standards and facilitate a supportive and respectful service culture that contributes to employee empowerment. In this course, you are introduced to the principles of Servant Leadership and the importance of fostering an ethical service culture using a number...
Aug 26, 2020
Online course