Learn how technology can make you more efficient

Why The Fuss? Technical Solutions has teamed up with the University of Wisconsin-Rock County Office of Continuing Education to offer a course that demonstrates how technology can be used by your business or organization and in your daily life. Technology doesn’t have to be intimidating and/or frustrating – it’s meant to be helpful; let us show you how!

Led by WTF? president Eric Kuznacic, the course, “Technology Made Simple for Your Business, Organization or Self” will help you better understand how Internet-based tools and apps can help you engage in business, enhance personal connections, connect with others that share your hobbies or interests and more. This hands-on course will let you get a great start using free and low-cost tools for a variety of purposes.

Course schedule

Week 1 (Oct. 21): Learn about your instructor, course objectives and class participants; set up and/or access a Google account; and participate in exercises to establish a plan for what you want to get out of the course.

Week 2 (Oct. 28): Find out how WordPress, a free, open-source content management system, can be used to manage a personal, business or organization’s website.

Week 3 (Nov. 4): Learn how to use Facebook and how it can help promote your brand, as well as how to use MailChimp for your email marketing needs.

Week 4 (Nov. 11): Discover how to utilize Google’s various tools (calendar, Maps, Places, Analytics, Adwords) and Facebook’s paid advertising to promote your brand.

Registration info

Dates:  Tuesdays, October 21 & 28, November 4 & 11

Time:   6-8 p.m.

Location: Williams Hall 29

Fee:  $55

To register for the course call (608) 758-6565 ext. 360 or register online.

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