Resources for the Busy Instructor: Apps, Internet Sites, and other Resources for Education, Training, and Professional Development
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CDC’s Guide to Writing for Social Media
Information to help you write more effectively using multiple social media channels, particularly Facebook, Twitter, and mobile phone text messaging,from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Educational materials, reports, and other resources relating to entrepreneurship.
SBA Small Business Administration
Loans and grants, training, small business law, guidelines and tips for pricing, selling, and other assistance.
Tips and advice on sales and selling in a small business environment.
USA.gov Small Business
Everything you might need to know about starting and operating a business; this site includes everything from starting a business to getting financing to understanding health care coverage.
International Trade Association’s Online Bookstore
Links to ITA’s most popular book titles, including many that are free to download.
Tips from The Emily Post Institute.
Enter “etiquette” in the search bar to locate dozens of videos, ranging from basic dining etiquette to understanding how to talk to people who have disabilities.
Instructional how-to videos on almost anything—from making a healthful strawberry smoothie, to changing a tire; search for “business etiquette” to learn proper business rules, corporate protocol, customs, and manners.