TECSoft and StaffingTools.com Announce Workflow Automation with AppleScript
for Mac OS X Online Course
AMAGANSETT, NY/BLOOMINGTON, IN – November 25, 2002 – TECSoft and
StaffingTools.com announced today Online AppleScript Training for Mac OS X.
The interactive online course teaches AppleScript and how to create
powerful software automation solutions. The online course is now available
directly from TECSoft and sells for an introductory price of $99.95.
AppleScript is Apple Computer’s English-like scripting language used to
automate key tasks performed on Mac OS X computers. It’s like automatic
pilot for the Mac. With AppleScript users can increase productivity and
save time to work smarter, not harder.
“We’ve distilled our extensive hands-on training expertise into the online
version of our Workflow Automation with AppleScript training,” said TECSoft
founder John Thorsen Jr. “Outside of a classroom environment, our online
training course delivers the richest AppleScript training experience
TECSoft’s Workflow Automation with AppleScript for Mac OS X course teaches
AppleScript fundamentals and the creation of powerful workflow automation
solutions by controlling applications with AppleScript. Users complete
hands-on exercises designed to reinforce learning, and finish the course by
developing real-world AppleScript software automation solutions. The
training also teaches how to script the OS X Finder, FileMaker Pro, iView
MediaPro, and InDesign.
* 24/7 web-based access.
* 12 hours of training content.
* 25 QuickTime movies showing AppleScript demos, key concepts, and solutions
to the training exercises.
* 13 hands-on exercises designed to reinforce learning.
* Demos of real-world AppleScript automation solutions.
* All required software including run-time or trial versions of FileMaker
Pro, iView MediaPro and InDesign, as well as the scripts for the demos and
* An easy to use, Aqua-like interface.
* Easy tracking of a user’s progress through the training.
* An extensive interactive glossary of AppleScript terms.
* Web links to important AppleScript sites.
* Mac OS X compatibility.
For more information or to purchase the Workflow Automation with
AppleScript for Mac OS X Online Course, call TECSoft at 800-626-4119 or
631-267-0700, or visit the TECSoft Web site: www.tecsoft.com.
Based in Amagansett, New York, TECSoft is the industry’s leading
AppleScript training and development firm. The company is led by founder
John Thorsen Jr. who has worked extensively with Apple Computer to develop
AppleScript content for trade shows, seminars, workshops, and training
classes. TECSoft’s clients include Associated Press, Atlantic Records,
Barrons, BMG, Citibank, Nikon, Random House, Simon & Schuster, Sony Music,
and Time Warner.
StaffingTools, Inc (www.StaffingTools.com), a leader in online testing and
training services, provides affordable solutions that combine custom
development, a library of interactive tests and training, and a hosted
Learning Management System. StaffingTools allows any size business to track
and manage employee education – increasing efficiency, productivity and
profitability. For more information on StaffingTools, go to
www.staffingtools.com or call 800-355-6429. Outside the US, call