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Internet Marketing Series - $149 plus materials. Save $47 by signing up for all 4 internet marketing classes at once. Receive a certificate after attending all four classes. Highly recommended for non-profit organizations, small business owners, job changers, those re-entering the workforce, and anyone who wants to upgrade their resume. 

Start date: 02/27/2017

Class Fee:: $269.00

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If you can write an email, you can write a blog! Learn what a blog is, where blogs are found, how to pick a blog topic that makes money, and over a dozen ways to get content. Find out why blogs are your best website for today’s internet, and get valuable tips and techniques for promoting your blog via social media sites to increase your blog traffic. *$30 materials fee for valuable workbook and CD with additional take-home learning materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 3/27/2017, ending 3/27/2017

Instructor : Bob Cohen 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

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Start date: 03/27/17

End date: 03/27/17



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Excel 2013, the most popular spreadsheet program, has powerful features that allow you to analyze and manipulate financial and mathematical data. It’s great for budgets, simple bookkeeping, an easy database, or making charts and graphs. In this hands-on beginning class, you’ll learn the basic concept of how a spreadsheet works, how to enter data, common editing and formatting steps, and a variety of simple yet powerful functions. Bring a flash drive to save your work. Prerequisite: a basic understanding of personal computers & Windows. *Class fee includes workbook of exercises.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/8/2017, ending 3/15/2017

Instructor : Ashanti Lyles 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 03/08/17

End date: 03/15/17



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Get leads, find prospective clients, and pull people in the door using proven social media marketing methods and tools. Discover how to create a Facebook page for your business with content that attracts followers, and connect your website to it. Also find out how businesses are using coupons, promotions, contests, local listings and “check-ins” to attract and build a fan base. Finally, get valuable information on marketing with sites like Yelp and Foursquare. *$30 material fee for comprehensive workbook and CD with complete instructions on creating a Facebook page, advertising on Facebook, and marketing on other social media sites.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 3/13/2017, ending 3/13/2017

Instructor : Bob Cohen 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

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Start date: 03/13/17

End date: 03/13/17



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This hands-on intermediate class picks up where the basic Excel 2013 class left off. Topics include calculations and built-in functions, sorting data, creating templates, renaming and moving worksheets, inserting and deleting cells, rows and columns, and adding graphs and charts. Note, this is not a beginning Excel class. You must understand basic Excel functions like editing, formatting, printing, and saving. Bring a flash drive to save your work. *Class fee includes workbook of exercises.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/22/2017, ending 3/29/2017

Instructor : Ashanti Lyles 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $75.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 03/22/17

End date: 03/29/17



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Today’s iPhone and iPad can do so much more than make calls and transmit text. Come explore what you really have at your fingertips! Find out how to make the most of your iPhone or iPad as you learn how to set up and use it for email, texting, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi networks. Pick up tips and techniques for installing apps, taking and sending terrific photos, and making your iPhone or iPad even smarter. iPhone or iPad not required for this class. Class does not cover use of Droids. *$30 material fee for valuable CD and workbook with additional learning materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 3/8/2017, ending 3/8/2017

Instructor : Bob Cohen 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $45.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

Start date: 03/08/17

End date: 03/08/17



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With the iPhone, iPad, iPod, and Android selling like hotcakes, supplying apps for these gadgets is a big business! Let Bob Cohen teach you to take your app idea from concept to the iTunes store and turn it into income. Learn how to develop your idea for an app and discover new tools for making apps with little or no programming experience. Discover what makes a successful iPhone app, how to find a market for your application, getting it on the iTunes store and how to market, promote and price your app to generate the most revenue.  *$30 material fee for valuable CD and workbook with additional learning materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 3/15/2017, ending 3/15/2017

Instructor : Bob Cohen 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $45.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

Start date: 03/15/17

End date: 03/15/17



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QuickBooks is a software program designed to improve productivity for small business owners. It helps you manage your accounting and financial tasks easily. In this lecture and hands-on computer class, Jennifer will lead you through the basic functions of QuickBooks 2014 including how to navigate easily and add, edit and delete customers, vendors accounts and items. Learn how to issue invoices, prepare cash receipts and purchase orders, and write checks. Class fee includes all materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 2/23/2017, ending 3/2/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 02/23/17

End date: 03/02/17

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For students who have taken the beginning Quickbooks class or know how to navigate QB 2014, write checks, and add, edit and delete customers, vendors, employees, accounts and items. Learn how to prepare estimates, use credit cards for purchases, reconcile credit card accounts, set up bank accounts and apply credits to invoices. Class fee includes all materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/9/2017, ending 3/16/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 03/09/17

End date: 03/16/17



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Learn how to generate reports in QuickBooks 2014 and reconcile your accounts with bank statements. Find out how to customize forms, export data to Excel and prepare reports for presentations. Class fee includes all materials. Prerequisite: mastery of skills taught in Beginning and Intermediate QuickBooks classes.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; starting 3/23/2017, ending 3/23/2017

Instructor : Jennifer McIntosh 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 03/23/17

End date: 03/23/17



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Explore Google AdWords and search engine optimization (SEO) to drive traffic to your site. Discover how a landing page can be used for promotions and offers, as well as what makes a successful email newsletter and how you can build one for pennies. Finally, find out how to use feedback sites and FREE local listings that can help you generate more business. *$30 materials fee for valuable workbook and CD with additional take-home learning materials.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 3/20/2017, ending 3/20/2017

Instructor : Bob Cohen 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $30.00

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Start date: 03/20/17

End date: 03/20/17



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MS Word is the most popular word processing program. This basic, beginning-level hands-on class will teach you how to create, modify and produce documents, from a simple letter to more complex ones using MS Word 2013. You’ll leave this class with a basic understanding of the tools of word processing that you can continue to build upon. Bring a flash drive to save your work. Prerequisite: a basic understanding of Windows. Class fee includes workbook of exercises.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 2/22/2017, ending 3/1/2017

Instructor : Ashanti Lyles 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 02/22/17

End date: 03/01/17

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