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Lynda.com Featured Training

Cornell students, staff, and faculty have access to free online training via Lynda.com.

Learn storytelling and audience engagement with Lynda.com

Want to learn how to effectively engage your audience, whether it is an advertisement or a business video? Learn how to create clear instructive videos and how to apply storytelling to your design by taking these courses with Lynda.com.

Course: Storytelling for Business Video

Learn the tools and techniques authors and screenwriters can use to make any business video clearer, more compelling, and more persuasive.

Course: Shane Snow on Storytelling

Learn how to make people care with personal stories, brand stories, or any other kind of story – using the core elements of narrative and established storytelling frameworks.

Video: Using Personas

Learn how writers, comic-strip artists, advertisers, and illustrators use personas to elicit emotional responses with stories, and how you can practically apply them in your designs.

Course: Creating Web Media

Learn to create, optimize, and implement media in the most modern way possible.

Cornell faculty, students, and staff have free, unlimited access to Lynda.com's online library of high-quality videos on the latest software tools and skills. When signing in use your NetID and password. Get started with Lynda.com.

Skillsoft Featured Training

Cornell students, staff, and faculty have access to free online training via Skillsoft.

Learn data visualization with Skillsoft

Learn how to present data with compelling visuals with Skillsoft courses and books listed below.  

Book: Graph Analysis and Visualization: Discovering Business Opportunity in Linked Data

Bring graph theory out of the lab and into the real world with this information packed book. Explore methods and tools that span analysis functions and learn how to apply insights from graphs to business opportunities.

Book: High Impact Data Visualization in Excel with Power View, 3D Maps, Get & Transform and Power BI, Second Edition

Explore the power data visualization with this book. Take your business to the next level and learn to use Microsoft's flagship, self-service business intelligence suite by learning to enhance the look and feel of dashboards and reports and more!

Course: Data Visualization: Essentials

Learn the essentials of data visualization with this course. Explore how to identify the differences between data visualizations and infographics, distinguish between different types of visualization techniques and more!

Course: Thinking Critically: Coming to Terms with Assumptions

Learn about how to develop or refine your critical thinking skills!

Skillsoft engages learners with interactive courses, enlightening videos, and practical simulations. Enjoy. Access Skillsoft with your Cornell NetID and password.

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