CONTENT ANNOUNCEMENT: August 2019 Release

By August 20, 2019Content Announcements
litmos heroes course release notes

litmos heroes course release notesPop quiz, hotshot.

Who was the first emperor of the Roman Empire?

Any idea? Give up? Well, we’ll tell you. It was a fella by the name of Gaius Octavius Thurinus. But you may know him by his adopted name, Augustus.

Now why are we telling you this? Well, apart from our everlasting desire to impart knowledge. It’s the month of August! and It’s our old friend Augustus who gave the month its name. Remember every day’s a school day here at Litmos Heroes and we’ll give you that fantastic fact gratis.

(Bonus fun fact: Gratis was actually the name of Augustus’ cousin. Mainly known for running out of places without paying his bill. Disclaimer: this may not be true.)

But now, without further ado, let’s have a have a look at all the awesome new content we’ve got for you for the month of August.

New Courses

These fresh new courses could be some of our most diverse yet. Don’t believe us? Check them out for yourself;

  • LinkedIn Basics (part of our new Online Social Presence collection)
    LinkedIn’s been around for years now. But so have Lamborghini’s and we’ve still never tried one of them. Point is, not everyone is familiar with it. This course is here to explain the basics. What it is, how it works, how you can use it.
  • Forklift Training (UK) (part of our Health and Safety Essentials collection)
    So, you want to be a forklift driver? We get it. Of course, you do – because who wouldn’t? It’s an excellent career choice. But in order to become a qualified forklift driver, you will need to be able to demonstrate the requisite knowledge and skills to operate a forklift safely. This is course is here to show what you’ll need to know.
  • Communication and Social Skills – Receiving Feedback (part of the Sixty Second Skills collection)
    Being able to take feedback in a gracious, productive way is not only great for others around you, it hugely benefits your own development. This course is all about swallowing your pride and using feedback to your advantage.

Translated Courses

This month sees the release of another new batch of our translated courses. These freshly translated titles come from across our content library and include courses from our Hospitality, Customer Service, and Policy and Compliance collections. Here’s the full list of translated courses:

Prevención del Acoso Sexual en California para Supervisores y Gerentes 2.0 – Spanish
Best Practices Für Einen Concierge 1.0 (Concierge Best Practices 1.0) – German
Hotel und Gaststättengewerbe Soft-Selling 1.0 (Soft Selling in Hospitality 1.0) – German
Gestión de Conflictos 1.0 (Conflict Management 1.0) – Spanish
Konfliktmanagement 1.0 (Conflict Management 1.0) – German
Éxito en el Servicio de Atención al Cliente 1.0 (Customer Service Success 1.0) – Spanish
Erfolgreich beim Kundenservice 1.0 (Customer Service Success 1.0) – German
PCI-DSS 1.0 – German

Updated Courses

This month we also have a whole host of courses which have been updated to reflect new data in order to be compliant with any new standards. They are:

Administration of a Collective Bargaining Agreement 2.0 (US)
Performance Appraisal System Errors and Legal Considerations 2.0
A Safe Workplace – OSHA and Right-to-Know Laws in the U.S. 2.0
Developing Resilience 2.0
Emotional Intelligence 2.0
Be Assertive the Right Way 2.0
Conflict Management 2.0
Negotiation and Influencing People 2.0
Coaching Skills 2.0
Presenting with Power 2.0
Communicating Effectively 2.0
Productivity and Time Management 2.0
Team Working Excellence 2.0
Decision Making Excellence 2.0Managing Stress 2.0

So, there you have it – all that we have on offer for you this August. Enjoy!

And don’t forget, we always love hearing from you if you have any ideas for new courses.

Let us know what you think in the comments and have a fantastic month!

Stick Man

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