MIT xPRO

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Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership | MIT Open Learning

By: MIT xPRO | March 28th, 2022
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Chief Learning Officers (CLOs) are responsible for more than skill building or compliance-based trainings. In the age of remote-first work, when talent retention and overall job satisfaction is a top priority, investing in workplace learning is no longer optional. The Learning and Development (L&D) strategy your company adopts can play a significant role in shaping its organizational culture and capabilities.

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Online Education | Professional Development

By: MIT xPRO | February 16th, 2022
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Taking an online course or earning a certificate online is a popular way to show employers that you’re staying up to date on the latest topics within your industry. If you’re changing careers or just starting out in a new field, taking an online class also demonstrates your ability to learn new skills – a trait that many hiring managers look for in qualified candidates.

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Machine Learning

By: MIT xPRO | February 3rd, 2022
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If you are interested in an MIT xPRO course or program, but aren't sure whether its right for you, attending an informational webinar might help your decision-making process. 

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | January 19th, 2022
2 Minute Read

If you are interested in an MIT xPRO course or program, but aren't sure whether its right for you, attending a free informational webinar might help your decision-making process. 

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Manufacturing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | January 14th, 2022
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If you are interested in an MIT xPRO course or program, but aren't sure whether its right for you, attending a free informational webinar might help your decision-making process. 

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Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership

By: MIT xPRO | November 17th, 2021
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"The two questions that companies are asking themselves now is: 'Are my workers set up for success?' and 'Do they have the skills they need to keep up with increasingly new and complex technological changes?'”

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Machine Learning

By: MIT xPRO | November 3rd, 2021
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As organizations increasingly invest in artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives, most are not achieving their goals. Gartner estimates that through 2023, only 50% of organizations will take their AI projects past proof of concept. We asked MIT Professor Youssef Marzouk what factors might be holding companies back from faster and broader machine learning adoption and impact. Marzouk is co-director of the MIT Center for Computational Engineering and the director of MIT’s Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory. He is also one of the lead faculty for the MIT xPRO online program Machine Learning, Modeling, and Simulation: Engineering Problem-Solving in the Age of AI.

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Online Education | Engineering | Systems Thinking

By: MIT xPRO | October 20th, 2021
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In the past 18 months, most of us have experienced what happens when supply chains falter.  In a recent webinar, Dr. Chris Caplice, Executive Director of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics and Dr. Bruce Cameron, Director of MIT's System Architecture Lab, discussed how the pandemic called attention to the interconnectedness of supply chains and the value of a systems thinking approach for professionals working in supply chain design and management.  

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Technology Insider | Online Education | Professional Development | Leadership | Manufacturing | Quantum Computing | Engineering

By: MIT xPRO | August 2nd, 2021
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Did you know that MIT xPRO hosts free live webinars and Q&As, led by MIT faculty and instructors? These virtual presentations detail the ins-and-outs of MIT xPRO's courses and programs and cover special topics in emerging technology and workforce education. Join MIT instructors to explore topics like systems thinking, supply chain management, additive manufacturing, machine learning, and more in these upcoming webinars:.

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Professional Development | Manufacturing

By: MIT xPRO | May 3rd, 2021
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A recent survey of professionals who earned a professional certificate in Additive Manufacturing (AM) from MIT xPRO illustrates how learning online can result in career improvements.