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  • Advanced Microsoft Excel

    Discover advanced tips and tricks that can increase your productivity and get your specific questions answered. Topics include: conditional formatting, data manipulation, custom lists, conditional formulas and functions, use of the formula/function library, and more. Prerequisite: Intermediate Excel or equivalent skills. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Beginner's Guide To Building a Free Website

    If you are self-employed or want to be, you need a website – and building one is easier than you think! This hands-on class results in your own simple website, ready to launch and grow using free online options. Understand what you need to include, how to easily create content, and tips to put it all together. Bring your laptop to class. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Choosing a Career in the Trades

    Thinking about a career change or trying to figure out your future? Many opportunities exist in the trades. Hear about different trades, including the schooling and skills needed, as well as expectations, insurance, work cycles, and more. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Conozca a Su Teléfono Inteligente - En Español

    ¿Que lo hace inteligente a un teléfono inteligente? ¿Como saco el mayor provecho de el? ¿Cuales son las aplicaciones que me serán útil y como las instalo? ¿Como puedo ajustar las configuraciones de mi teléfono? Reciba las respuestas a estas preguntas y mas. Traiga su teléfono inteligente consigo a la clase. "Todos los participantes de Educación Comunitaria deben seguir las pautas de SPPS COVID (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan) y todas las demás expectativas de salud y seguridad comunicadas. De lo contrario, podría resultar en la eliminación de la clase/programa".
  • Downsizing: Where to Begin

    Keep, sell, donate, toss? Organizing or downsizing, whether for a move or making do where you are, explore the steps to make your experience easier. Create a plan, determine what to keep, what to sell, where to donate and more. Uncover the satisfaction of organized living! "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Dream Big, Start Small: Launching Your Biz From Home -Online Course

    Doing business from home can be a smart, economic move. Learn about your community’s business-in-home regulations and tax advantages, strategies to get you out of your PJs and into a schedule, and separating family and business even in small spaces.. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your online meeting information and more information on joining meetings
  • Estate Planning: Wills and Trusts

    Increase your understanding of wills and trusts and the pros and cons for both. Topics will also include protecting your assets from federal estate tax, probate and procedures dealing with courts, power of attorney and health care declaration (living will). "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Excel Intermediario - En Español

    Aumenta tu conocimiento básico de Microsoft Excel investigando y aprendiendo como manipular los datos (ordenar, filtrar, funciones del texto, juntar y dividir data) y formulas y funciones (referencias absolutas o relativas, 3D referencias). Requisito: Intro a MS Excel o habilidades equivalentes "Todos los participantes de Educación Comunitaria deben seguir las pautas de SPPS COVID (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan) y todas las demás expectativas de salud y seguridad comunicadas. De lo contrario, podría resultar en la eliminación de la clase/programa".
  • Financing Your Business - Online Course

    Launching and building your business takes money. Discover what sources of funding are available for both start-ups and established small businesses, and review loans, bootstrapping, credit cards, investors, grants, crowd-sourcing, and more. Discuss personal credit and credit repair, and their impact on getting funded. Ka-ching! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your online meeting information and more information on joining meetings
  • Getting to Know VA Benefits

    Receive important information on the State and Federal VA Benefits that apply to veterans and their family members. Learn what benefits exist, who is eligible and who to contact for assistance with the VA claims process. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Home Stretch - Online Course

    Become an informed, prepared consumer! Home Stretch workshops cover the entire home buying process and offers objective, practical information to help you get on the path to homeownership. Guest speakers will include a lender, Realtor and home inspector. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/20136202.... The training materials and the zoom invitation will be sent to the participants electronically a week before the workshop.
  • How To Win At Investment Properties

    Considering becoming a landlord or investing in real estate but need more information? Learn about opportunities in today’s Twin Cities market, how to analyze a property, tax considerations, and leases. We’ll review all aspects of becoming a quality landlord, including buying, selling and renting. A flip book link to the book that John wrote- “Reality-Based Real Estate Investing” will be provided- a $25 dollar value. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • How to Start An Online Business - Online Course

    Whether you’re dreaming, dabbling, or dead serious, discover the basic elements of starting and running an online business. Topics include: types of web-based sales; where, how and what to sell; getting paid; shipping/fulfillment; staying local vs going national, managing time; profitability; legalities, and more. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your online meeting information and more information on joining meetings.
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel

    Expand your basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel with an exploration of data manipulation (sort, filter, fill, text functions, join and split data) and formulas and functions (absolute vs. relative cell references, 3-D cell references). Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent skills. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Introducción a MS Excel - En Español

    Microsoft Excel es un programa para hacer hojas de cálculos que nos ayudan a organizar y hacer cálculos de datos. Aprende como crear y navegar esas hojas, graficas, formulas básicas, funciones y la teoría de Excel. Requisitos: Saber usar el teclado y ratón "Todos los participantes de Educación Comunitaria deben seguir las pautas de SPPS COVID (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan) y todas las demás expectativas de salud y seguridad comunicadas. De lo contrario, podría resultar en la eliminación de la clase/programa".
  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel

    Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps format, organize and calculate data. Learn how to create and navigate spreadsheets, charts, basic formulas and functions, and Excel Theory. Keyboard and mouse skills required. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Know your Smartphone

    What makes a smartphone "smart” and how do I get the most out of it? What apps are useful and how do I install them? How do I adjust my settings? Get simple answers to these questions and more. Bring your smartphone to class. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Know your Smartphone/Tablet - Individual Instruction -Online Course

    Receive one-on-one instruction and learn how to get the most from your smartphone or tablet! You’ll have 45 minutes of private instruction time to ask questions and increase your smartphone/tablet skills! All levels are welcome. Whether you've just received your first device, or you've got the basics down and want to learn about video chatting, apps, need help accessing your calendar or email from your other devices or assistance with organizing and transferring information between your phone, tablet, or the Cloud. When registering you will be asked to choose the level that sounds most like you, so your instructor can make the most out of your time together. If you are debating between two levels, choose the lower level as the one-on-one format of this class will allow your instructor to move quickly through the things you know, cover the things you don't, and then continue teaching you new things. Please note: This class takes place over Zoom and you will need to connect to Zoom using a device different than your smartphone. You must be able to hold up your smartphone so it is fully visible to the instructor during the meeting.
  • Life and Times of a Digital Photo

    Snap a picture with your smartphone camera – and then what? Discover techniques for picture taking, editing, re-coloring, captioning, and more. Learn how to share that photo via text, email, or a social media platform and save it to the cloud for later use, or have it printed. Join us and walk in the shoes of a digital photo. Bring your smartphone to class. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Me to We: Financial Considerations

    For couples looking to create a financial future together, discover how to establish a solid financial foundation and partnership for marriage. Identify values and attitudes about money, set goals – individually and as a couple – and discover tools to help you achieve your goals. Fee is per couple; only one person per couple needs to register. Only one person per couple needs to register (price is per pair). "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Photo Organization - Print & Digital

    Imagine all your photos in one place with a system that allows you to access any photo and movie in literally seconds. Learn about scanners for copies and repair of older prints and slides, cloud storage services, and owning vs. renting your storage. Discover everything you need to know to complete this project and quickly. Never worry about losing another photo again! "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Retirement Income Strategies

    What happens after the paychecks stop? Examine how to budget for retirement expenses, potential sources of retirement income and potential risks to that income such as LTC and health care costs. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."
  • Selling Online 101 - Online Course

    Learn the practical elements of selling on online marketplaces like Ebay, Facebook Marketplace, Poshmark, Amazon. While each selling site varies, there are common elements to effectively list your items so that they sell. Discuss pricing, packaging, shipping basics, and how to find merchandise to sell. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your online meeting information and more information on joining meetings
  • Selling Your Home as You Transition in Life!

    Ready to move on from your home? Learn the fundamentals of how to prepare to sell. Discover how to get the most bang for your buck and how to get the best sale price. Bring your questions and your specific home concerns for discussion. "All Community Education participants are required to follow SPPS COVID guidelines (https://www.spps.org/safelearningplan), and all other communicated health and safety expectations. Failure to do so could result in removal from the class/program."