WMU launches professional training and certification in category management | WMU News

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Dr. Russell Zwanka, associate professor of marketing.

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—The Food Industry Research and Education Center (FIRE) at Western Michigan University’s Haworth College of Business will offer professional training, education and category management certification for professionals in the consumer packaged goods and retail industries this fall. The program is in partnership with Learning Evolution (LE), a leader in online professional training and certification solutions.

The partnership combines the best of Western’s top-tier food marketing curriculum with the technology resources from LE. It will allow for customization of online and in-person training materials and WMU executive certificate programs for individuals and organizations worldwide. Both food marketing faculty and industry experts will develop the content and provide the instruction, under the guidance of the FIRE Center, at affordable prices that make the training an incredible value.

The first jointly developed training program is for a two-level Professional

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Spelman College Launches eSpelman Online Certificate Enterprise to Expand Educational Opportunities for Adult Learners |

ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Spelman College, the leading historically Black liberal arts institution for women of African descent, is expanding its stellar academic model to launch eSpelman. The new enterprise will deliver online education and certificates to support the upskilling,  and career exploration of working adult learners.

eSpelman certificates will be offered to adult learners, of all genders, who are looking to advance their careers.

Spelman’s certificate programs are designed to benefit those seeking education for career advancement, transition, exploration, and flexibility. Certificates in disciplines such as leadership, business essentials and project management, as well as teacher preparation, cosmetic science, diversity, equity, and inclusion, entrepreneurship and conversational Spanish will be developed and offered through the eSpelman online enterprise.

Spelman College has spent 140 years providing transformative educational experiences for Black women who have become global change agents. We’ve always believed in lifelong learning and are

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Leading Smart Home Rental Provider Ontario Green Savings Launches Consumer Education Video Series

Homeowners are invited to subscribe to Ontario Green Savings’ YouTube channel and turn on notifications, so that they can be immediately updated when new content is available

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / April 2, 2021 / Ontario Green Savings, a leading Smart Home Rental Program provider in Ontario that delivers energy saving and smart home automation solutions to thousands of customers across the province, has launched a consumer education video series.

The videos, which are available on the company’s YouTube channel, provide clear, easy-to-understand information on key topics that are top-of-mind for many of today’s homeowners, such as: what to know when updating appliances, how to reduce carbon footprint at home, why it makes sense to purchase an HVAC protection plan, and signs that it’s time to replace vs. repair home appliances.

With respect to what homeowners need to know about updating appliances, Ontario Green Savings points out that

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Huawei Launches the Smart Classroom Solution

— based on HUAWEI IdeaHub Board and the education cloud platform

SHENZHEN, China, March 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — At the Education Session of the Huawei Industrial Digital Transformation Conference, Huawei invited renowned experts from across the industry to discuss the innovative application of ICT in modern education under the theme of “ICT Transforms Education and Innovates Smart Classrooms”, and launched the Smart Classroom Solution, which is based on HUAWEI IdeaHub Board and the education cloud platform.

The managers and teachers at numerous schools and educational institutions have prioritized the same long-term challenges, such as the lack of interactive teaching methods, unbalanced allocation of resources, and low management efficiency due to scattered schools. At this conference, Mr. Xu Jun, Vice President of Global Government Business Unit, Enterprise Business Group of Huawei, introduced the Huawei Smart Classroom Solution, which focuses on students and combines both online and offline methods to

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