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Business and Enterprise Skills

ALISON’s Business and Enterprise Skills category will be of interest to anyone starting or running their own business, business leaders and managers. It includes multiples courses on entrepreneurship that look at the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs and the critical skills required. Business and Enterprise Skills also includes practical courses on business model development, product design, marketing, supply-chain management, project management, operations management, e-commerce, growth strategies and going global. Leaders interested in professional development will be interested in courses dealing with leadership skills, negotiation and organisational culture, while both managers and leaders will learn from courses in HR, risk management, business communication and creating meaning for employees. Arabic and French versions of some courses are also included.
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21 Days to Building a Web Business

"21 Steps To Building A Web Business"" is ALISON’S free online course covering the skills and techniques needed to create a successful online business. Chris Farrell, voted Number 1 Int..
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Customer Service Training

Good customer service is vital for all businesses, large or small. It can have a direct impact on customer loyalty and where potential customers choose to spend their money. Simply put, the higher qu..
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Fundamentals of Human Resources

This free HR ALISON course introduces you to the world of Human Resources management (HRM) and is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand more about the role it plays within o..
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Fundamentals of Project Management

This online course is aimed at people interested in IT project management and builds on other business and IT courses available online at ALISON.

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Introduction to Marketing

Marketing is a crucial function in any business or organisation, and is increasingly important in the modern globalized economy. This free online course will introduce learners to marketing strategie..
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Accounting - Control and Monitoring of Cash

For any business or organization, the need to control and monitor cash transactions to ensure the efficient operation of the business is vital. In ALISON's free online accounting course, procedures an..
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Accounting and Its Use in Business Decisions

In this free online accounting course you will be introduced to accounting and its use in making business decisions. You will learn how to identify and describe the three basic forms of business orga..
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Fundamentals of Operations Management

This free business skills course introduces you to the world of operations management and is useful to those who wish to learn and understand more about the role it plays in organisations.

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Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management Systems

Business Intelligence is a set of theories and methodologies that handle large amounts of data and information and assists managers with decision-making. Knowledge management is the process of captur..
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Leadership Skills in Business

Successful entrepreneurs need more than business ideas, they need to be good leaders. This free online course from ALISON reviews the essential leadership skills an entrepreneur or business person ne..
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