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What Is a Data Scientist and What Do They Do?

A data scientist spends most of their time predicting the future. But they don’t use a crystal ball. Instead, they analyze historical data to create a predictive model that helps businesses make mission-critical decisions.

In this guide, we cover:

What …

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How to Improve Your Presentation Skills

Presentation skills aren’t just for school PowerPoints — they’re necessary for various careers and a valuable soft skill for communicating information at work. These skills are vital to advancing your career and making your work stand out, whether you’re presenting data …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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  • Professor, Administrator University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Research Analyst Sinclair Community College

Skill-Building Classes

GDPR Compliance: Essential Training

Mandy Huth
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a privacy-related regulation in the EU that became active and enforceable in May…

CIPP/US Cert Prep: 5 State Privacy Laws

Mike Chapple
In the world of privacy, the federal and state governments of the United States have overlapping authority. As a privacy…

Skills for Inclusive Conversations

Mary-Frances Winters
Organizations reap the benefits of diversity—when employees bring their whole, authentic selves to work. Diverse teams are more productive, innovative,…

Emotional Intelligence as an Inclusivity Booster

Living Corporate
In this audio-only course, host Zach Nunn speaks with facilitator, instructional designer, meeting host and leadership consultant David Foster of…

CIPP/US Cert Prep: 3 Government and Court Access to Information

Mike Chapple
The United States restricts government and court access to private sector information. These regulations protect citizens from unfair prosecution and…

Ethics and Law in Data Analytics

Microsoft General Technical Skills
With big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI), corporations, governments, and individuals have access to powerful tools that can have…

Copyright for Photographers: Rights and Releases

Carolyn E. Wright
The intersection of photography and law is a complex place. What are your rights as a photographer? Where and what…

Influence versus Manipulation: The Ethics of Persuasion

Madecraft
Success in business depends on being able to get your viewpoint heard and your ideas taken seriously. So how do…

Out and Proud: Approaching LGBT Issues in the Workplace

Careercake
Attracting and maintaining a diverse workforce offers a slew of benefits to organizations. It boosts innovation and problem-solving by providing…

Project Management Foundations: Ethics

Bob McGannon
View Bob’s LinkedIn Newsletter Your overall success as a project manager depends upon your ability to identify and manage ethical…

Understanding Intellectual Property

Dana Robinson
How are you protecting your work? Author and attorney Dana Robinson gives you a high-level overview of intellectual property (IP),…

CCSP Cert Prep: 6 Legal, Risk, and Compliance

Mike Chapple
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to help businesses secure information and systems in the cloud by earning the…

Leading Your Org on a Journey of Allyship

Vernā Myers
Join inclusion strategist, Harvard-trained-lawyer, author and instructor, Vernā Myers, to learn how to grow a more inclusive workplace and become…

Fighting Gender Bias at Work

LeanIn.Org
Gender bias is holding women back in the workplace. Whether deliberate or unconscious, bias makes it harder for women to…

Copyright for Photographers

Carolyn E. Wright
The intersection of photography and law is a complex place. At one of those crossroads lies copyright. Many photographers aren’t…

Cause Selling: The Secret to Nonprofit Donations

Fundraising Academy
In fundraising, building relationships is an art form. You need a pragmatic mindset and ample preparation to succeed at identifying,…

Inclusive Mindset for Committed Allies

Dereca Blackmon
What does it mean to become a true ally? This question is more relevant now than ever. True allies start…

Protecting Yourself as a Content Creator

Shontavia Johnson
Protect yourself and your online content by understanding how copyright law applies to the world of social media and Creator…

Nonprofit Management Foundations

Leslie Crutchfield
Thinking about leading a nonprofit organization? Internationally renowned author Leslie Crutchfield provides a primer on nonprofit management and leadership. She…

Nonprofit Fundraising: Using Relationships to Drive Growth

Fundraising Academy
Fundraisers are an integral part of building a nonprofit organization. The values, mission, and services of your organization don’t sell…

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Phone
330-263-2496
Address

The College of Wooster, Career Planning
1140 Beall Ave, Gault Library, Lower Level - APEX
Wooster, OH 44691