Digital Fluency

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 45
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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This corporate training course on digital fluency contains self-paced and mobile-friendly lessons your employees can access at any time. These resources have been designed by professionals who strive to make the concepts easy to understand regardless of learners' digital knowledge or backgrounds.
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Lesson 1 - The Evolution of Portable Media Devices & Cell Phone Technology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Smartphones, Tablets & Laptops: Advancements & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Cloud Computing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is Cloud Storage? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5547].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5547].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Cloud Services: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Cloud Technologies: Safety & Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Practical Application: Choosing the Best Technology Tool for Business
Lesson 8 - Practical Application: Choosing When to Use Cloud Storage
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Lesson 1 - What are Databases? - Examples & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What Are Collaboration Tools? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7774].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7774].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Collaboration Tools for Virtual Teams Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[504953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[504953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What Is Video Conferencing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Video Conferencing for Virtual Teams: Benefits & Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57796].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57796].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Tools for Delivering Online Presentations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58498].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58498].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Managing Time With Technology: Types & Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[467957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[467957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Practical Application: Choosing the Best Collaboration Tool for Business
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Ch 4. Social Media Responsibility & Risks {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[507717].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Social Media Responsibility & Etiquette Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Inappropriate Social Media Use for Professionals: Examples & Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[483065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[483065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Managing a Professional Social Media Feed Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Social Media Customer Service Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[442223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[442223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Social Media: Threats, Risks & Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How to Stay Safe on Social Media Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Using Privacy Settings in Social Media Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Digital Communication Etiquette {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[507719].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Importance of Using Communication Technology Wisely Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Guidelines for Using Instant and Text Messaging in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15078].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15078].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Essential Skills for Digital Customer Service Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[442225].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[442225].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Common Pitfalls of Online Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Managing Your Online Footprint {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[507721].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Digital Footprint: Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[247299].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[247299].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Creating a Personal Website for Professional Purposes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[483067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[483067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Using an Online Presence for Personal Branding Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Repair a Damaged Reputation & Personal Brand Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[417911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Internet Safety & Privacy {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[507723].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Types of Internet Security Threats Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What Are Web Cookies? - Use & Controversy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Computer Security Best Practices & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Secure a Wireless Network: Best Practices & Measures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Remove Spyware & Malware from a Computer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Intellectual Property and Open Source Software: Issues and Concerns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3000].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3000].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Impact of Technology on Privacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1801].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1801].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - What is a Privacy Policy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Best Practices for Maintaining Privacy Online Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507725].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[507725].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Practical Application: Determining What is Safe to Download Online
Lesson 11 - Practical Application: Deciding What Information to Share Online

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