Managed the front desk staff where we registered and processed hundreds of students a day. I did all the training manual ordering and receivables. I managed the facility staff. I also did training on the Microsoft products, Internet, email systems both in house and onsite training.
I scheduling and managed about 15 trainers. I did the scheduling for hundreds of classes each quarter. I did lots of classroom training on subjects such as Windows, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, HTML, FrontPage, Internet, and others. I also did onsite training at the customers’ offices. I worked with the Sales team to make sure we were meeting customer needs for training. I received my Microsoft Office User Specialist Certificate.
I was the Training Manager. I created documentation for Microsoft products and trained home builder staff on those products. I built a team of trainers and a documentation specialist. We trained the home builder staff on proprietorial products such as HSA, SAMAC, and Lotus Notes programs. I created videos for self training. Built a website that communicates to the employees through the ability to register for classes online, get training related documentation, and also take surveys after a class.
I traveled across the United States and Canada and trained companies on SupplyPro (a software for trades of home builders). I did Computer Based Training videos to help train new trade employees or for use as a refresher training. The implement of this increased customer retention and usage of our products. I did webinars for companies that were customers of Hyphen Solutions. I managed my schedule and travel. I did customer support on both Hyphen products [SupplyPro and BuildPro]
Success Creation, Richardson, TX (Jul 2006 – Present)
Self-employed Consultant and Business Owner
Trainer,Tech Writer, Business Analyst, Business/Life Coach, Virtual Assistant
Contract Work and Part Time:
Red River (at NEC), Irving, TX (Oct 2009 – Feb 2010)
Tech Writer / Business Analyst
ATI Career Training, Richardson, TX (June 2009 – Nov 2009) Part-time evenings
Business Administration Technology Instructor
True Solutions, Addison, TX (Nov 2008 – July 2009)
Training Product Manager
Owner, Coach, Trainer, Tutor, Virtual Assistant (July 2006 – Present)
Worked with small businesses on marketing, business growth, goal setting, time management and organizing. Created products such as CDs, an e-Book, workbooks, and articles to train, teach and clarify personal and business growth needs. Created websites, newsletters, and products. Managed sales, marketing, networking for my company. Processed accounting and invoicing needs. Also lead women’s group as the Managing Director of eWomenNetwork. In that capacity manage monthly events; finding venues, marketing, promoting, setup events, get guests registered, execute event and do the event reconciliation. Do training and tutoring on blogging, building websites, MS Office, computer basics and maintenance.
Skills Used during Red River (NEC)
Create documentation for Software and Hardware processes for retail solutions. Implemented project processes using CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) methodologies. Worked with group raising CMMI process rating from level 1 to level 3 in one year. Worked with testers and development teams for best practices for in store install and onsite technical setup.
ØElicited Requirements and created SLDC documentation (Business Requirements and Functional Design documents) for Retail Services Division by meeting with and supporting their client, 7-Eleven, Inc. and their associated business partners for multiple projects.
ØHardware Refresh project for the U.S. and Canada store population.
ØParticipated in developing and utilizing CMMi Processes and Reviews, and leveraging multiple document repositories on Share Point.
ØManaged the Onsite, Help desk, and Staging documentation for the Business Transformation project.
ØWorked with Project Teams (PM, Development SMEs, and QC), including interfacing with partner vendors and associated teams to create project documentation
ØCreated weekly Wiki Pages for Business Analyst group.
Skills Used during ATI
Training Software programs such as Access, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Also soft skills training such as Law & Ethics, Management, Business Technology, and more. Created syllabus, daily lesson planning, create learning games, attain speakers, grading, student retention, and more.
ØCut student lost costs 28% through understanding and using correct adult learning methodologies.
ØDemonstrate classroom management enabling a serene, positive learning environment.
Skills Used during True Solutions
Produce, manage, and create all products associated with the new PMBOK 4 release for Project Managers for a midsize company. Creating posters, graphics, and written material in PowerPoint, Visio, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Framemaker. Creating videos in Adobe Captivate for online use, as well as for DVD’s and iPod. Maintaining a LMS (Learning Management System) called Moodle; enrolling students in classes, uploading classes, and creating quizzes. Working on three books; Ultimate PMP exam prep, Ultimate Practical Project Management, and a ‘thousand question database’ book. Answering calls for customers about the PMP exam and Project Management certification. Have taken the Ultimate PMP Exam Prep Course.
ØPublished in several ezines, Speaker for major organizations, interviewed on radio shows.
ØApplication of superior product management skills to create graphics for 650 page book, 108 templates, 5 project management posters, 2 additional posters, 44 introductory videos, 600 questions database, over 50 tests, and more.
ØOfficiated the development of 46 professional video for e-learning and self study.
ØScreened, monitored and hundreds of students on Moodle (LMS) providing a stimulating learning environment.
MASTER Microsoft Office User Specialist
Certified Comprehensive Coach Did mentoring for new students after graduation
Training or Tech Writing opportunity that utilizes my communication and training skills to influence organizational growth and bottom line profitability. Also where I can continually deliver results that require creative, strategic, and tactical leadership
Available upon request.
I love training and I appreciate learning very much. I am always looking for new software to learn. I enjoy reading and listening to information on marketing, motivation, business, and growth.
I was recently the Managing Director for eWomenNetwork where I connect and promote women business owners.
I do/have done volunteer work for New Friends/New Life, Random Acts of Kindness, Habitat for Humanity, Soup Mobile, Salvation Army, and others.
·Initiated basic skills training that made company software easier to implement
·Created videos that allowed students to learn on their own resulting in 85% better company software usage
·Research and Implemented e-learning software that allowed online training and reduced travel costs by 80%
·M.O.U.S. Certified (Microsoft Office User Specialist)
·Proficient in e-Learning and Webinar software
·Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Coaching, Public Speaking, Writing, Presentation Skills, Customer Service
·Created products such as CD’s, e-Book, workbooks, manuals and curriculum enabling students with additional learning opportunities which increased base knowledge and future knowledge growth
·Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work — Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.
·Developing and Building Teams – Encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.
·Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
·Performing Administrative Activities — Performing day-to-day administrative tasks such as maintaining information files and processing paperwork.
·Provide Consultation and Advice to Others — Providing guidance and expert advice to management or other groups on training, systems-, or process-related topics.
Training and Development
·Developing Products and New Learning Avenues – Created over 200 training videos, created curriculum manuals, MP3’s, executed webinar development and training.
·Developing Objectives and Strategies — Establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them.
·Website Design and Promotion – Created, maintained, and promoted websites through networking, promotional items, blogging, newsletters and more.
·Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates — Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
·Making Decisions and Solving Problems — Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
· Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Microsoft Project Manager
Placeware/ Live Meeting/ Dimdim
PDF Converter (PDF995)
Internet & Email
Proprietary Software: HSA (Home Sales Automation), SupplyPro, SAMAC, JDEdwards (special), others
More Skills: PBX, Human Resource, Terminate CAT5, Travel Agent, Customer Service, Call Center, Ultimate Project Management Professional Training
"In summary, I am considered a strong leader and business manager, confident in my ability to tackle virtually any challenge by assembling the right personnel, forging a realistic strategic plan, acquiring the best resources, and leading my team to success. Of paramount importance has been my ability to build relationships throughout all levels of an organization, defining common goals, implementing incentives, and challenging my workforce to deliver their best. And, they have."