Making Sitecore Approachable with Individual Instruction

Sitecore Individual InstructionWith Sitecore being the official web tool for the campus, we want it to not only be a success for the University but using it to be successful for you too. OIT provides regular training classes, webinars, and SMU-specific documentation for using Sitecore. Beyond that, we offer several Sitecore Clinics, walk-in sessions where users can get their questions answers, and Individual Instruction, where users can get personal assistance with using features and forms. Continue reading Making Sitecore Approachable with Individual Instruction

You Could Be SMU’S 1000th MOS Certification!

MOS Cert BadgesWe are coming up on our 1000th Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification awarded here at SMU since launching the MOS Testing Center just two years ago. To celebrate, we will be providing the student that receives that 1000th certification with a Study Prize Pack that includes a $50 campus print credit along with a Starbucks gift card, and more!

But that is not all! Continue reading You Could Be SMU’S 1000th MOS Certification!

Learn to Rock Your Profile on September 19!

Rock Your Profile is a program LinkedIn offers to educate members on profile best practices, showcasing skills development from LinkedIn Learning, and how to connect to opportunity using the LinkedIn platform. The Hegi Family Career Development Center and Office of Information Technology will be hosting this unique event to get students up-and-running with their LinkedIn profile. Continue reading Learn to Rock Your Profile on September 19!

New Foundations for Career Development Online Course Available

Briefcase iconThis summer, the Hegi Career Center and IT Training partnered to develop the Foundations for Career Development. This online course, conceptualized by Crystal Clayton, Executive Director of SMU’s Hegi Family Development center, provides the foundation for success in a student’s search for employment and is now accepting registrations. Continue reading New Foundations for Career Development Online Course Available

Course Catalog & Schedule of Classes Online Training Now Available

Schedule of ClassesEarlier this year, IT Training collaborated with the Registrar’s office to ensure that all employees who are responsible for managing their academic scheduling had access to just-in-time training for Course Catalog and Schedule of Classes.

Previously, this training was only offered 2-3 times a year which proved problematic schedule-wise for both the trainee and the training department. The team’s vision was to make resources available whenever the scheduler needed it, as scheduling responsibilities occur only a few times a year, and not tied to times when the trainer, room schedules, and scheduler availability aligned. Continue reading Course Catalog & Schedule of Classes Online Training Now Available