Training

In corporate settings, I conduct business communication, decision-making, and social media marketing workshops. Below are the businesses, individuals, and organizations for whom I have provided corporate training, instructional design, and subject matter expert services. I have served a range of industry sectors including education, entertainment, medical device, nonprofit, publishing, travel, and technology.


Argosy University
A system of for-profit colleges with 28 locations in the United States and an online division.

Partnered with Argosy University Instructional Designers to create course topics, select the textbook and journal articles, devise assignments, and update grading rubrics; Recorded videos and took pictures for use with interactive course exercises.

  • IST 245, Digital Forensics (Syllabus)
  • IST 255, Web Authoring Tools (Syllabus)

Capital Education
A corporate training center in Dubai, UAE focused on education in business, design and technology.

Use Pearson UK curriculum to teach high school students studying for a Higher National Diploma in class and online with an Edmodo course companion; Script and record customized training videos for supplemental use with instructor-led courses.

  • Developing Strategic Management and Leadership Skills (Videos)
  • Working with and Leading People (Program)

Comedy for Less Traffic School
A privately owned traffic violator school located in California.

Delivered 400 minutes (6.67 hours) of curriculum approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles, modifying materials and adapting my delivery at different locations throughout Southern California.


Global Corporate College
A full-service training and performance improvement organization, providing global learning solutions to companies worldwide.

Delivered a dozen customized training seminars to employees representing various departments and roles within Abbott Vascular in Temecula, California and Abbott Medical Optics in Santa Ana, California.

  • Applications of Communication (Program)
  • Business Writing for Impact (Program)
  • Decision Making (Program)

INJAZ Certified Training Consultancy
A training and development consultancy based in Dubai, UAE with the aim of enhancing the potential of individuals both as part of an organization and as active members of a healthy society.

Developed custom training workshops and prepared proposals for businesses and government agencies.

  • Media Training Workshop (Proposal)
  • Strategically Social: A Social Media Strategy Seminar (Program)

International Centre for Training and Development (ICTD)
An Abu Dhabi, UAE based company offering technical and managerial training programs that is guided by the four values of integrity, innovation, teamwork, and dedication.

Create customized curriculum for instructor-led training workshops and deliver them to professionals and government employees in UAE and Qatar; prepare detailed proposals to help market the training programs.

  • Innovation Pioneers Developmental Program (Proposal)
  • Writing Workshop (Program)

lynda.com
A leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

Partnered with subject matter experts, organizational stakeholders, and production staff to produce online video courses about computer skills, e-learning, gadgets and hardware, online marketing, SEO, and social media; Courses developed:


Musicians Institute
A private university dedicated to inspiring artistic and academic excellence while preparing students for careers in the music and entertainment industry.

Conceptualized curriculum for courses in an online initiative delivered via Moodle LMS including weekly learning modules, video lectures, interviews with industry leaders, and profiles of subject matter experts.

  • Consumer Market Research (Syllabus)
  • E-Commerce & Advanced Selling Strategies (Syllabus)
  • Music Business Marketing and Social Media (Syllabus)

Princess Cruises
A brand owned by the American/British Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest cruise ship operator.

Designed, developed, and updated low-bandwidth computer based training modules for 15,000 shipboard employees and 2,500 land-based employees using DHTML, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript in alignment with organizational development goals and OSHA standards:

  • Chemical Awareness
  • Cunard Branding Campaign
  • Data Protection
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Hygiene
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Norovirus
  • Onboard Sales
  • Princess Wine Overview
  • White Star Service
  • Princess Wine Overview
  • White Star Service

Theta Chi Fraternity
Founded in 1856, Theta Chi is one of the oldest men’s college fraternities in North America dedicated to preparing its members for rewarding, successful lives after graduation.

Designed and delivered a one-time, interactive professional development workshop for nearly 100 undergraduate fraternity members at a leadership conference held at UCLA.


Web4Biz
A community of business professionals who are actively working to integrate Internet and mobile technology into their respective organizations.

Created curriculum and marketing collateral materials for an “Interactive Internet and Mobile Applications for Business” workshop; Facilitated part of a two-day pilot program with small business owners to identify the initiative’s strengths and weaknesses.