Business Courses

Business, Management & Administration 

Everyday Leaders - Being a Decisive Leader
Followers want leaders who can make good decisions and confidently stand behind those decisions. Research suggests that our decisions are often disrupted by an array of irrationalities and biases. We are overconfident. We seek out information that supports us and downplay information that doesn
8/28/15
F
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
HR Matters: Grooming Next Generation Leaders
Finding and nurturing future leadership talent is a primary concern for most organizations. How can your company identify top people, train them, and
8/11/15
T
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
HR Matters: Working with Different Generations
Four different generations now work side by side, each having different language, points of reference and styles. Although these difference add richness within our workplaces, they can sometimes lead to misunderstandings and increased conflict. Come learn how knowing those differences will help us communicate better and make things go more smoothly at work. This session will explore the fundamental differences between the generations, and we will discuss communication strategies that work best with each. Lunch is included.
5/12/15
T
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
Leadercast 2015 - The Brave Ones
Brave ones have existed throughout history. Some are unforgettable icons, others have names which will never be remembered. They exist across all industries, societies, and at every level of leadership. Join us at Leadercast 2015 as we explore The Brave Ones, and learn what it means to lead in such a way that we create bold cultures, build faithful employees, and produce high achievement. Get ready for an unforgettable day of inspiration, learning, networking, and more. Lunch included. For more information contact Rebecca Eastham at rebeccae@meridiantech.edu or visit the Leadercast website at www.leadercast.com/location/Stillwater
5/8/15
F
7:30 AM
4:00 PM
$70
 
Real Estate Pre-License
Meets training requirements mandated by the state legislature to qualify individuals to sit for the state licensing exam to become a provisional sales associate as outlined by the Oklahoma Real Estate Commission. The Commission approves the curriculum and instructor and all topics are relevant to Oklahoma laws. Not a certification course (Certification testing must be completed at Oklahoma Real Estate Commission).
7/28/15
M,T,W,Th,F
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
$370
 

Information Technology 

1-on-1 Workshop
Miss a class? Don't see a class offered that meets your needs? Then perhaps this 1-on-1 workshop is for you. Our trainers have expertise in Microsoft Office applications, Windows 7 and 8.1, and other basic computer skills. Call today to consult with us if this is the right training for you.
5/15/15
F
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
$25
 
1-on-1 Workshop
Miss a class? Don't see a class offered that meets your needs? Then perhaps this 1-on-1 workshop is for you. Our trainers have expertise in Microsoft Office applications, Windows 7 and 8.1, and other basic computer skills. Call today to consult with us if this is the right training for you.
5/15/15
F
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
$25
 
1-on-1 Workshop
Miss a class? Don't see a class offered that meets your needs? Then perhaps this 1-on-1 workshop is for you. Our trainers have expertise in Microsoft Office applications, Windows 7 and 8.1, and other basic computer skills. Call today to consult with us if this is the right training for you.
5/15/15
F
11:00 AM
12:00 PM
$25
 
5 Tech Tools for the Small Business Owner
Put technology to work for you as a small business owner. Discover 5 technology tools available to you that can help you have information at your fingertips when you need it. Bring your own portable device to class to get the most from this 2-hour session.
8/7/15
F
9:00 AM
11:00 AM
$29
 
Adobe InDesign CS6 Basics
Discover the power of InDesign CS6 to create elegant and engaging pages for print, tablets and other screens. This class focuses on the fundamental concepts, terminology and the basic features used to create simple InDesign documents.
7/13/15
M,W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$129
 
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Basics
Develop your basic skills in Photoshop CS6 to edit and adjust your digital images. You will navigate the workspace, use a variety of image editing and selection tools, apply techniques, work with layers and effects, and much more!
6/22/15
M,W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$129
 
Buying & Selling on eBay
Develop the eBay skills you need to find bargains on great items, shop safely online, and sell your own items on eBay. You will create an eBay account, develop searching skills, and discover the steps to get you buying and selling on eBay.
6/30/15
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Excel 2013 Advanced
Expand your office Excel skills to take advantage of the many built-in tools to analyze your information. You will work with advanced formulas and functions, use data validation rules, generate basic PivotTables & Pivot Charts, and import/export information.
5/1/15
F
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$99
 
Excel Boot Camp for the Business Professional
Are you new to Excel or self-taught, but know you need to get the most from it? Spend 3 days with us, and you will discover the many tools, tips and techniques of this application that help get you more productive in the work place.
7/14/15
T,W,Th
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$329
 
Files & Folders in Windows 7 for Seniors
Do you struggle with saving and finding your files on your Windows 7 computer? Try out easy techniques to manage your files on your computer. Save files, copy and move documents, create folders, explore file navigation methods and use the recycle bin to delete and restore files and folders.
5/8/15
F
1:00 PM
4:00 PM
$29
 
Finding Information on the Internet for Seniors
Are you struggling to find what you are looking for on the Internet? There are techniques to make searching the Internet fun and easy. Explore a variety of methods for searching the Internet. Discover search options that return results and add websites to your Favorites so you can find them again. Learn tips and techniques to help you successfully browse the Internet and find what you are searching for.
6/22/15
M
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Formatting Your APA Papers using Word 2011 on the Mac for College-Bound Students
Spend your valuable time on the content of your papers and less time formatting them. Discover simple tools and techniques of Microsoft Word 2011 on the Mac to make formatting your college papers a snap!
6/25/15
Th
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$29
 
Formatting Your APA Papers Using Word 2013 for College-Bound Students
Spend your valuable time on the content of your papers and less time formatting them. Discover simple tools and techniques of Microsoft Word 2013 to make formatting your college papers a snap!
6/23/15
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$29
 
Getting Started with Computers for Seniors (Windows 7)
Getting around on the computer is easy when you know how to use the Windows 7 workspace. In this course you will learn to move and resize windows, open and close applications and add short-cuts to the desktop and start menu. Change the desktop appearance and explore the "my computer" settings.
6/8/15
M
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Getting Started with Computers for Seniors (Windows 8.1)
New to Windows 8.1? Explore the new interface, work with the desktop tiles, move and resize windows, open and close applications and customize the desktop appearance to make your computer work for you.
6/8/15
M
1:00 PM
4:00 PM
$29
 
Getting Started with QuickBooks 2014 Desktop Version
New to QuickBooks? This class introduces you to QuickBooks and basic file management tasks necessary for mastering the essentials, including setting up a company file, working with customers and vendors, and using banking tasks in QuickBooks.
7/22/15
W,Th
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$159
 
Gmail for Seniors
Get the most from your free Gmail account by exploring how to send, respond and manage your email. In addition, discover how to utilize features such as the spam filter, online chat and more!
7/13/15
M
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Google Sites Workshop for Educators
Need a website for your classroom? Bring your photos, school logo, and ideas for content and see how easy Google makes it to quickly build your own site. NOTE: Priced for our sending schools; not eligible for 1/2 tuition.
7/21/15
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Google Workshop for Educators
Explore the many tools available for storing, collaborating, and accessing information quickly and easily. You will experience Google Drive, Google+, Google Chrome and more!!
7/8/15
W
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$29
 
Inventory, Payroll & More with QuickBooks 2014 Desktop Version
Expand your skills to make the most of QuickBooks for your business/employer. You will explore how to manage inventory, work with balance sheets and accounts, run payroll, work with estimates and time tracking and customize a variety of QuickBooks reports and forms.
7/29/15
W,Th
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$159
 
Inventory, Payroll, and More with QuickBooks 2014
Expand your skills to make the most of QuickBooks for your business/employer. You will explore how to manage inventory, work with balance sheets and accounts, run payroll, work with estimates and time tracking, and customize a variety of QuickBooks reports and forms.
5/6/15
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$159
 
iPhone 5 & 6 for Seniors
Gain fundamental skills for using your iPhone 5, 5s, or 6. Explore the many features and settings, examine email tools and review calendar options. Work with the Web browser and discuss tips and techniques to make the most out of your iPhone.
6/26/15
F
1:00 PM
4:00 PM
$29
 
Keyboarding for High School- and College-Bound Students
Knowing the proper keyboarding techniques can mean the difference in spending minutes or hours on your homework. The class will assess your current skill level and then put you on a path to increasing your keyboarding speed and accuracy. Hands-on activities will be informative as well as fun.
6/22/15
M,W
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$65
 
Keyboarding for Seniors
Many adults find themselves unable to use the computer effectively because they never learned the proper way to use the keyboard. This class will assess your current skill level and then put you on a path to increasing your keyboarding speed and accuracy. Hands-on activities will be informative as well as fun!
6/29/15
M
1:00 PM
3:00 PM
$65
 
Kindle Fire Basics for Seniors
Maximize your Kindle Fire experience. Explore the features of your Kindle and search for exclusive Kindle books to download. Find audiobooks and search the public domain for free books to make the most of your Kindle.
6/26/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Kindle Fire Browsing, Music & Videos for Seniors
Expand your skills with your Kindle Fire to include browsing for information as well as accessing your music and video preferences.
7/17/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Kindle Fire Calendar & Email for Seniors
Your Kindle Fire is more than an e-reader! Explore how to utilize your calendar and email for keeping connected and organized.
7/10/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Mastering the Mouse for Seniors
Discover why and how to use the left click, right click, and center wheel on the mouse to get the most of your computer experience. You will complete hands-on activities to learn the techniques that work for you.
5/8/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Microsoft Excel 2013 "You-Workshop"
If you have specific areas of Excel that leave you frustrated or confused, this workshop is for you! Bring a list of topics to class that you desire to learn. The instructor will group them into common themes and then those in attendance will decide together what skills can be explored during the 3-hour workshop. In other words, YOU have a part in deciding the content of the "YOU-Workshop!"
7/24/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$39
 
Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics
Explore how to use the powerful tools in Excel 2013 for organizing, visualizing and calculating your data. You will navigate the workspace, enter/edit information, discover simple formulas and functions and insert charts to make basic spreadsheets.
6/9/15
T
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$109
 
Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 "You-Workshop"
If you have specific areas of PowerPoint that leave you frustrated or confused, this workshop is for you! Bring a list of topics to class that you desire to learn. The instructor will group them into common themes and then those in attendance will decide together what skills can be explored during the 3-hour workshop. In other words, YOU have a part in deciding the content of the "YOU-Workshop!"
7/31/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$39
 
Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics
Discover how you can make engaging presentations quickly with the power of PowerPoint 2013. You will navigate the workspace, enter text, add pictures and sound effects, insert slide transitions and apply animation effects to create basic PowerPoint presentations.
6/23/15
T
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$109
 
Microsoft Word 2013 "You-Workshop"
If you have specific areas of Word that leave you frustrated or confused, this workshop is for you! Bring a list of topics to class that you desire to learn. The instructor will group them into common themes and then those in attendance will decide together what skills can be explored during the 3-hour workshop. In other words, YOU have a part in deciding the content of the "YOU-Workshop!"
7/17/15
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$39
 
Microsoft Word 2013 Basics
Develop the skills needed for creating the basic Word documents. You will explore the workspace, add text and use formatting features, use copy and paste techniques, and much more!
6/2/15
T
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$109
 
More Than a Search Engine, Best Google Tools for Your Business
Save time retrieving frequently used Web information, capturing valuable content, and other daily tasks. Explore the many tools including the benefits of using Chrome, extensions, and apps for storing, collaborating, and accessing information quickly and easily.
7/24/15
F
9:00 AM
11:00 AM
$29
 
Note-Taking for Success for College-Bound Students
Quit taking notes in Word, Notepad, or with a paper and pencil! Explore how using Microsoft OneNote 2013 to capture all your notes, files, images, and more in a single digital notebook can save you time in each of your classes. Discover how Notebooks can be shared for collaboration with others, synced to your OneDrive account, and made available on all your electronic devices for complete portability. Bring your own device to class to get the most from these 2 hours.
7/6/15
M
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$29
 
Organize Your World Using OneNote 2013
Do you need to find a better way to organize your important emails, manage tasks on a project and take notes? Explore the basics of using Microsoft OneNote as a single place to store and access information. Discover how you can quickly send emails, contacts and attachments from Outlook, sync your Outlook Tasks with OneNote to organize and manage your small projects and identify how to sync and share information with others and to your smart devices. Participants should be comfortable using Microsoft Outlook mail, calendars and preferably tasks.
6/26/15
F
9:00 AM
11:00 AM
$29
 
Promethean Board Marathon
Are you new to working with a Promethean Board? Discover the basics of navigating your board and the built-in tools available to help you make your lessons more engaging for your students. Also, explore how to use resources from Promethean Planet. To get the most from the class, bring your class resources (textbooks, curriculum guides, or assignments to adapt to your interactive whole class instruction), and we will create user names and user templates and resources to personalize lessons for your classroom. NOTE:
7/16/15
Th
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$59
 
Resume Techniques for College-Bound Students using Microsoft Word 2013
Create a resume that gets you noticed! Explore how to utilize the many resume templates in Word 2013 and customize them for your own styles. In addition, you will discover the Do's and Don'ts of resume writing. Bring your list of accomplishments, work history, activities, and other esume -specific information to class to get the most from these 3 hours.
6/4/15
Th
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$39
 
Resume Techniques for College-Bound Students using Microsoft Word 2013
Create a resume that gets you noticed! Explore how to utilize the many resume templates in Word 2013 and customize them for your own styles. In addition, you will discover the Do's and Don'ts of resume writing. Bring your list of accomplishments, work history, activities, and other resume-specific information to class to get the most from these 3 hours.
7/28/15
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$39
 
SMART Board Marathon
Get yourself ready to use your new SMART Board in your classroom. Explore the basic features, sample some of the built-in tools, practice using objects and introduce yourself to the power of Notebook 14. NOTE:
7/14/15
T
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$59
 
Technovation4Education 2015
Are you a teacher, school administrator, school counselor, coach, or school office support staff? Then T4E 2015 is the place to be this June! T4E is packed with hands-on sessions to enable you to make the most of the technology available to you. From Microsoft Office to Google, SMART Board to Promethean, and the many Web 2.0 tools, we have something for everyone to learn. Make your classroom more engaging, your parents better informed, and your day-to-day tasks a little easier to complete. Space is limited. Check out our website at www.meridiantech.edu/T4E for more details.
6/16/15
T,W,Th
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
$99
 
Top Apps for the Business Professional
Are you an Apple iPhone or iPad business professional with the need to stay on top of information? This 2-hour session is packed with information on many of the top apps available for staying organized, collaborating, and more!
7/10/15
F
9:00 AM
11:00 AM
$29
 
Working with Your Digital Photos for Seniors
You have captured great moments with your digital camera, now what? Take the next step with us! Bring your camera and cords to class and discover how easy it is transfer your pictures to the computer, to the cloud, or other storage media. Discover free options for enhancing your photos and getting them ready to print.
6/29/15
M
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29