How It Works
Have a more indepth understanding of advanced tips for successfully working from home and in other remote locations.
Be able to apply advanced tele-work concepts to the practical how-to practice of communicating with remote workers, and enhancing one’s own effectiveness and productivity working from home.
Increase your confidence about communicating with remote workers.
Know how to provide effective and supportive communication to remote workers.
Possess the knowledge to apply the best tele-work practices to both your own work situation and that of other remote workers.
To provide key principles that underly proven best practices in working remotely.
To deliver advanced and practical strategies in working from home that work across industries and organizational types.
To outline some of more notable research on working remotely.
To illustrate communication techniques for remote workers with practical situations, objectives and methods.
To provide learners with a basis for improving their productivity and communication with remote workers by employing some of the least understood and most overlooked strategies that work.
About Online Learning
Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with the instructor and other participants. You will get to know your instructor and other participants. You may make friends. It's easy. It's fun.
How the Course Works
It is easy to participate in your online course. After you register, you will be given a web address to go to get into your online classroom. You will have a password and use your email address and password to gain access. Once inside the online classroom, here's what you can expect.
What You Will Do
For each Unit, you will:
- Access the online readings
- Listen to the audio presentation for the Unit and view the slides
- Take a self-quiz to see how much you have learned
- Engage in written online discussion with your instructor and other participants
For best learning, you should make one or more comments at 2-3 different times each day.
The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self-quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead, or go back and review again, at your convenience.
Participate When You Want
You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate.
For the best learning, participants should log into the course on 2-3 different days of the week.
The Discussion for each Unit lasts one week. All comments are made in writing and can be made at any time of the day or night.
Your instructor will log into the Discussion area at least once a day and answer questions, make comments, and respond to comments by you and the other participants.
We encourage you to make 2-3 comments each day to maximize your learning and enjoyment of the course.