Lynda- Microsoft Cloud ServicesSharePoint Online, OneDrive, Skype for Business Online (MP4)

Lynda- Microsoft Cloud Services:SharePoint Online, OneDrive, Skype for Business Online (MP4)
English | Size: 193.27 MB
Category: Tutorial

Microsoft SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business, and Skype for Business Online can help organizations keep their files safe, share information more effectively, and communicate with ease. In this course, learn the basics of how to configure and manage Micro
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Lynda – Illustrator Tracing Artwork (Nov 2017)

Lynda – Illustrator: Tracing Artwork (Nov 2017)
English | Size: 357.4MB
Category: Tutorial

Discover how to trace artwork in Adobe Illustrator and convert raster graphics-drawings, photos, and more-into vector form. This course shows how to perform auto tracing with the presets in the Image Trace panel and then expand tracing objects into vector paths. Instructor Justin Seeley also shows how to refine the artwork for best results using the Path Eraser and the Pen tools, and reset any typography. The course closes with a challenge video so you can practice your skills and compare your tracing results with Justin’s. [Read more…]

Lynda – Unreal Game Mechanics Camera Walk Action

Lynda – Unreal Game Mechanics: Camera Walk Action
English | Size: 127.8MB
Category: Tutorial

A swaying or bobbing motion that accompanies players as they walk a level can help add immersion to any game. This course gives the up-and-coming game maker everything needed to implement this common game mechanic inside Unreal Engine 4. The technique relies on Blueprints, the node-based scripting system in Unreal. Joel Bradley starts off with an overview of the Blueprint node and the Timeline node, and shows how to plan an effective Blueprint network. Then he shows exactly how to create a camera shake blueprint, add the effect to the player camera, and-for added realism-speed up and slow down the effect as the character starts and stops walking. Finally, learn how to trigger the effect with player movement and adjust the intensity of shake. [Read more…]

Strategic Thinking | Dorie Clark | LYNDA

Strategic Thinking | Dorie Clark | LYNDA
English | Size: 295.30 MB
Category: Tutorial

Strategic thinking is the ability to think on a big and small scale, long and short term, and into the past and the present. While strategic thinking is a valuable skill for everyone in an organization, it becomes increasingly essential as you ascend the ladder. In fact, you may have a difficult time being promoted or succeeding as a leader without it. Yet, no one formally teaches strategic thinking-so it’s critical to take the initiative and learn how to do it yourself. This course teaches managers and leaders how to use strategic thinking to guide the direction of their teams and come up with solutions to key business problems. Career and personal branding expert Dorie Clark shows you how to carve out time to think about strategy, gather data, learn from the past, create a vision for the future, and implement strategic thinking within your team. [Read more…]

Sales Prospecting | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA

Sales Prospecting | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA
English | Size: 248.76 MB
Category: Tutorial

Sales prospecting is largely a mental game. You can say all the right things, but if your attitude doesn’t match your words or if your prospecting process is inconsistent, your success will be in jeopardy.

In this course, author and Fortune 500 sales coach Jeff Bloomfield helps you cultivate the right mindset for prospecting: showing how to shut off distractions so you can focus on your prospects and their objectives/concerns and how your service or product can help them in a unique way. He also provides insight on setting up your schedule for success and rewarding yourself to stay motivated. [Read more…]

Sales: Closing a Complex Sale | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA

Sales: Closing a Complex Sale | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA
English | Size: 551.01 MB
Category: Sale

Complex sales have multiple influencers and stakeholders, and sometimes face multiple competitors. There are a lot of factors for the buyer to juggle. This complexity can lead to lost revenue, longer sales cycles, and unpredictable outcomes. By understanding the buyer’s problem and simplifying the value of your solution, you will be better positioned to close the deal. Watch this course with sales coach Jeff Bloomfield to find out how to systematically navigate the process of a complex sale, and receive the tactics and tools to increase your likelihood of sales success. Learn how to understand your buyers by examining their journey in a new way, and discover how to clearly articulate and defend the unique value of your product. [Read more…]

Persuading Others | Dorie Clark | LYNDA

Persuading Others | Dorie Clark | LYNDA
English | Size: 220.04 MB
Category: Tutorial

In a workplace that’s increasingly connected and less hierarchical, developing your persuasion skills can be one of the most valuable investments you can make. Some people believe persuasion is about manipulation or getting your way, but it’s not about tricking anyone or being inauthentic. Instead, persuasion is about making sure your best ideas get a fair hearing. In this course, communications and personal branding expert Dorie Clark helps you cultivate your persuasion skills in order to establish credibility when meeting new people, make it easier for people who know you to say "yes," and communicate with authority. [Read more…]

Managing Your Sales Process | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA

Managing Your Sales Process | Jeff Bloomfield | LYNDA
English | Size: 227.76 MB
Category: Tutorial

Having a sales process is critical to a salesperson’s success. But a process isn’t enough if you don’t follow it on each and every sales call. Turning your sales process into a habit that feels natural is the key. CEO and author Jeff Bloomfield helps you create a sales process that is easy to follow, keeps you on track, and helps consistently close sales. He also helps you identify what processes lie within your overall sales process already. What is your process for prospecting? For client education? For implementation and follow-up? Learn how to create your own winning formula to turn prospects into customers-one step at a time. [Read more…]

Lynda – Cert Prep: Revit Architecture Certified Professional [2017]

Lynda – Cert Prep: Revit Architecture Certified Professional [2017]
English | Size: 847.8MB
Category: Tutorial

Study to become a Revit Architecture certified professional with this test prep course from Autodesk Certified Instructor Shaun Bryant. Shaun helps you understand the two pathways available: Autodesk Certified User-for new designers who want to demonstrate basic proficiency with Revit-and Autodesk Certified Professional-for those who possess more advanced skills and can solve complex workflow and design challenges. He reviews specific skills covered by the 35-question exam, including the key areas in the certification roadmap: collaboration, documentation, modeling, and views. Brush up on topics such as importing and linking existing models and files; tagging elements; creating walls; building new family types; modeling floors, stairs, and roofs; creating views and legends; worksharing; and producing detailed schedules and sheets. Once you’re finished with this course, you can feel confident taking Autodesk Certified Professional or Autodesk Certified User exam for Revit Architecture. [Read more…]

Lynda – Spark for Machine Learning & AI

Lynda – Spark for Machine Learning & AI
English | Size: 222.58 MB
Category: AI

Apache Spark is one of the most widely used and supported open-source tools for machine learning and big data. In this course, discover how to work with this powerful platform for machine learning. Instructor Dan Sullivan discusses MLlib-the Spark machine learning library-which provides tools for data scientists and analysts who would rather find solutions to business problems than code, test, and maintain their own machine learning libraries. He shows how to use DataFrames to organize data structure, and he covers data preparation and the most commonly used types of machine learning algorithms: clustering, classification, regression, and recommendations. By the end of the course, you will have experience loading data into Spark, preprocessing data as needed to apply MLlib algorithms, and applying those algorithms to a variety of machine learning problems.
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