professinal development

Social Media Marketing Course Helps Professionals Build Effective Campaigns

What good is a social media marketing campaign without a solid strategy to guide your efforts? Justine Johnson of Menomonie, Wisconsin, was looking to refine her social media strategy skills when she came across UVM’s Advanced Social Media Marketing course. The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse alumna worked in social media marketing for Bassett Healthcare Network […]

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Helping Educators to Build Trauma-Informed Strategies for Children and Families

About half of the county’s children experience at least one traumatic event before the age of 17. These adverse childhood experiences—known as ACES—include experiencing or witnessing violence, living in poverty or having a parent incarcerated. More states are stepping up to implement trauma-informed education based on robust professional development standards, and some are even encouraging […]

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7 Tips to Improve Time Management

As a business professional, you may often find yourself pressed for time as you strive to accomplish your professional goals. Below are seven strategies for time management that will help you avoid burnout and increase productivity. 1. Be the master of your schedule. Set aside administrative or “work” time for you to accomplish necessary research […]

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How to Run Effective Meetings

There are times when that “Meeting Monday” feeling lasts all week. Meetings can be time consuming and expensive, especially when you factor in salaries for the number of people around the table. Learning how to run meetings effectively is an import skill that is key to leadership development. Using these 10 best practices, you’ll manage […]

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