For Instructors

Connect Your Classroom

IgnitEd now makes it easier than ever before to incorporate curriculum from around the world into your classroom. With just a few clicks you can connect to approximately 200 different globally-located Jesuit universities and institutions with the use of case studies, videos, podcasts and more. IgnitEd is an invaluable resource that can aid you with finding the perfect curricular tools, creating the perfect opportunity for your students to benefit from the centuries of Jesuit experience and tradition. 

“A case study is a tool for experiential learning, which is often more powerful when students are involved and actively contribute to the case discussion.”

 --Josep Franch

Associate Professor in Marketing and Dean at ESADE Business School (Barcelona, CA)

 

 

Current Learning Opportunities for Faculty

Project Management

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 03/18/2019

Loyola's Project Management course will provide you with the formal, industry-standard tools to successfully manage any type of project, regardless of scope or industry. Participants do not need to be seeking certification in order to benefit from this course. This course focuses heavily on real-life applications of project management techniques that you can apply immediately.

In this 5-day course, you will:

Big Data Analytics for Executives

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Alumni, Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Big data analytics can transform organizational performance.

Fordham faculty, director RP Raghupathi from the Center for Digital Transformation, will introduce the core concepts of big data analytics and related technologies. Participants will become familiar with distributed, cloud-based approaches to handling big data sets—superior techniques to traditional relational models.

The faculty will use hands-on exercises in big data analytics on several platforms—including AWS, Cloudera and IBM BigInsights—and offer concrete, applicable information about:

Center for Positive Marketing Individual Membership

Type: Continuing Education
Target Audience:
Alumni, Faculty, Student, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Unlimited and exclusive access to world-class Center research reports and publications including the full annual V-Positive report on the performance of 100+ top global brands and how well consumers say they satisfy their needs.

Attend educational and networking events like our “Marketing lessons from the C-Suite” series, which shows how diverse business functions mesh in successful businesses through the perspective of individuals who have worked their way up to the executive suite of the chief officers.

You Leadership

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

The decisions we make every day are based on our understanding of how the world works, or how we believe it should work. But, would you be able to articulate your personal mission if asked? Many of us cannot. How you lead your work team and how you are seen as a leader in the larger organization is a reflection of what you value and how you live your life. A strong leader, one who others choose to follow, understands how their values and personal mission translate into professional behaviors and lead to action within their organization.

Workplace Strategies and Communication Styles

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Wellbeing and Leadership

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Visionary, Ethics, Integrity, Leadership, Compassion: these words describe leaders rooted in a strong sense of wellbeing. Explore your wellbeing in an integrated and measured method using the five categories described in Wellbeing: The Five Essential Elements by Tom Rath and Jim Harter. You will learn how specific elements affect leadership impact and why the happiness advantage is mission-critical for solid work ethic.

Values Based Decision Making

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

With this Creighton Leadership U seminar, learn how to make ethical decisions using values and intuition. You will learn the importance of the ethical decision-making process and how to base ethical decisions on personal values.

Value Stream Mapping

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Value Stream Mapping is a powerful tool that goes beyond process mapping. It is foundational to identifying and measuring the opportunities and gaps in your operations, whether they be production, administrative or service. Leverage the process to gain team involvement and commitment to quickly implement sustainable low-cost/no-cost solutions while leading your team’s learning. 

This course uses a variety of classroom and real-world examples and culminates in the real world application of the tool to develop an improvement plan with a rapid return on investment.

Utilizing Data to Drive Business Performance

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

With data growing at unprecedented rates, organizations across the globe are seeking to make sense of it all. This session explores the Big Data phenomena and provides attendees with an understanding of the role data plays in today’s leading organizations.

Through dialogue, information sharing, case studies and real-life examples, attendees will gain valuable insight into how data can change the way they operate and drive business performance.

Time Management for Leaders

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Like most of us, you probably face unproductive and unnecessary meetings, a mountain of work on your desk and a never-ending wave of voicemails and emails. Welcome to the daily life of a leader. It’s a balancing act, where managing yourself, your time and how you react to events outside your control are critical to your success. And when things get out of control, it leads to the stress and feeling of panic.

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