Versitas Scholarship Award Winner Announced

Posted on February 28, 2017 by John Hitchcock

As part of it’s commitment to ongoing education, Versitas announced the winner of their annual $1,000 Scholarship award. This years winner is Neeraj Goyal. Neeraj is attending the University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business. Neeraj’s essay discussed how firms can grow their margins, and better serve the needs of customers with a workforce proficiently trained in using software. As firms in a variety of industries automate their operations, ranging from Electronic Health Records (EHR) in the Healthcare industry to mobile banking in Financial Services, employees need to be comfortable and capable of leveraging new technologies. To this end, Neeraj’s highlighted the imperative need of employees to be trained and equipped to use the technologies such as the machine…

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Training and Development – 2016 Year in Review

Posted on December 28, 2016 by Angela Nino

This year has been a busy one for learning and development. We are certainly in a transition. I have heard several times over the past year that we are playing musical chairs. I think that is a very accurate sentiment. If you want to find out more about our transitions, here are some articles that can get you caught up on the latest news about all things related to the training and talent industries. Reports and Surveys Top Spending Trends for Training, 2016-2017 – David Wentworth at the Brandon Hall Group analyzes how companies are investing in training, who is responsible for training, and training modalities. Strengths-Based Employee Development: The Business Results – Brandon Rigoni and Jim Asplund from Gallup…

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How to Use Excel to Plan Your Holiday Shopping

Posted on November 14, 2016 by Angela Nino

We all know the holidays are pretty much the busiest time of the year for the holiday shopper in your family. Any planning ahead that can be done is bound to help you sanity. But, to actually have time to create your holiday shopping list in a great looking Excel file, is a sugar-plum dream for most of us. Thankfully, the folks at fppt.com have assembled a great template that will help you with all of your gift giving this year. Click here to download a copy of the Excel template. The file has festive colors and holiday lights image. At the top of each worksheet are buttons to link you to the other sheets to help you navigate quickly….

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Top Microsoft Office Skills Needed by Job Seekers

Posted on June 15, 2016 by Angela Nino

Job hunting has never been an easy process. In today’s dynamic technology-laden society, how can we know what are must have skills? We may think we are up-to-date just to see a new version released or an application that we were considered an expert in be removed from the desired programs in most job descriptions. Many job descriptions contain at least one Microsoft Office program. From my search through many jobs and from talking to students in my classes. The two software programs I hear about most are Excel and Word. Aside from those two, the most frequently referred to programs are Outlook, PowerPoint, and Access. From my experience and research (LinkedIn, Indeed, etc.), here are the most desired skills…

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Versitas provides customized training to Intel at their Global HQ.

Posted on June 7, 2016 by News Group

Versitas announced that they have delivered client-tailored software training services to Intel Corporation at their World headquarters in Santa Clara, CA. Intel is one of the world’s largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers. They have over 100,000 employees and annual revenues in excess of $55 billion dollars. Intel was founded in 1968 by semiconductor pioneers Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore and widely associated with the executive leadership and vision of Andy Grove, Intel combines advanced chip design capability with a leading-edge manufacturing capability. To learn more about the company, visit them at www.intel.com About Versitas Versitas (www.versitas.com) is a leading nationwide software training company delivering onsite and online training to leading companies in major US markets and around the…

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Versitas delivers custom training services to Starbucks at Seattle HQ.

Posted on May 20, 2016 by News Group

Versitas announced that they have provided customized software training services to the Starbuck Coffee Company at their World headquarters in Seattle, WA. Founded in 1971, Starbucks is one of the US’s most admired companies. They have approximately 24,000 locations worldwide and annual revenues in excess of $16 billion dollars. Starbucks operates as a roaster, marketer, and retailer of specialty coffee worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Americas; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; China/Asia Pacific; and Channel Development. Its stores offer coffee and tea beverages, packaged roasted whole bean and ground coffees, single-serve and ready-to-drink coffee and tea products, juices, and bottled water. To learn more about the company, visit them at www.starbucks.com About Versitas Versitas (www.versitas.com) is a leading…

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Versitas delivers training to Department of Transportation – Volpe Center

Posted on April 26, 2016 by News Group

  Versitas has provided customized software training services to the Department of Transportation’s – Volpe Center in Cambridge, MA. Known as the National Transportation Systems Center, for over 40 years Volpe has helped the transportation community navigate its most challenging problems. Their mission is to improve transportation by anticipating and addressing emerging issues and advancing technical, operational, and institutional innovations across all modes. Part of the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Volpe center is a unique federal agency that is 100 percent funded by sponsor projects. They partner with public and private organizations to assess the needs of the transportation community, evaluate research and development endeavors, assist in the deployment of state-of-the-art transportation technologies, and inform decision- and policy-making through…

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Versitas provides custom software training services to Vanderlande

Posted on March 22, 2016 by News Group

Versitas announced that it has provided custom tailored software training services to Vanderlande at their US headquarters located outside Atlanta, GA. Vanderlande is a global market leader in baggage handling systems for airports. Currently more than 600 airports in the world are using Vanderlande’s baggage handling systems, including 17 of the 25 largest airports in the world. Vanderlande employs more than 3,800 people worldwide. It reported more than $1 billion dollars in revenue in 2014. To learn more about the company, visit them at www.vanderlande.com About Versitas Versitas ( www.versitas.com ) is a leading nationwide software training company delivering onsite and online training to leading companies in major US markets and around the world. For additional information, contact press@versitas.com

Versitas delivers training to the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau

Posted on February 11, 2016 by News Group

Versitas has provided custom personalized software training services to the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau The Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau (Dallas CVB) is an independent, not-for-profit organization that promotes Dallas as a business and pleasure destination. Did you know… Dallas is the 4th fastest growing city in the U.S. and 7 of the top 15 cities are in Texas. Dallas is America’s #1 Most Business Friendly City – MarketWatch, 2015 Texas named “Best State for Business” for 11 consecutive years – Chief Executive Magazine, 2015 DFW International Airport named World’s third most connected airport – OAG Aviation Worldwide, 2015 Dallas is one of the best sports cities in the US – SI.com, 2015 To learn more about the Dallas…

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Versitas provides software training to Move, Inc.

Posted on January 17, 2016 by News Group

Versitas announced it has delivered custom software training to Move, Inc. Move, Inc, is a real estate web site, which operates the Move Network of real estate web sites for consumers and real estate professionals. The Move Network of web sites captures more than 30 million monthly visitors. The headquarters for Move, Inc. is in Santa Clara, California. Realtor.com – Move Inc’s flagship product, built in collaboration with the National Association of Realtors, provides online search for real estate. Listing data is provided from about 900 Multiple Listing Services (MLS) across the U.S. It also provides mortgage and home financing tools. To learn more about Move and Realtor.com, visit them at www.move.com About Versitas Versitas ( www.versitas.com ) is a…

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