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at every stage of their career.

Personal Effectiveness Courses.

Our personal effectiveness courses have been designed to provide a cost-effective and impactful way for businesses and their people to navigate a complex world, integrating the latest developments in neuro-science, key techniques in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and practical proven strategies. These workshops, augmented by online virtual learning, will provide you with the knowledge, skills and behaviours necessary to enhance your own performance in the workplace.   

Find Your Course

These workshops are run as open programmes and can be customised to an in-house audience delivered within your organisation. Please do contact us and we will be pleased to discuss your specific requirements and how we can tailor our content and leverage our expertise to enable significant performance gains for your own organisation.

Managing Performance

Presenting with Impact

Skilful Communication

Successful Project Delivery

Time Management

Managing Performance

Managing performance, especially under-performance can be challenging for even the most experienced team leader and manager. This workshop has been designed to enable supervisors, team leaders and managers to develop the knowledge and skills required to deal fairly and effectively with performance issues in their teams.

All supervisors, team leaders and managers who have direct reports for whom they have to set goals and objectives and monitor and manage performance would benefit from this course.

Heres what you will learn from this one day workshop, which is supplemented by access to an online virtual learning ‘recognising performance’:

  • Understand the managers role in managing performance to meet objectives.
  • Identify and agree performance objectives.
  • Review progress and agree improvements.
  • Monitor performance against objectives.
  • Select appropriate methods to improve performance where necessary.

 

Workshop duration: 1 day

Schedule – Still spaces available 

24th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

8th October 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

5th November 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Presenting with Impact

Many experienced managers and leaders struggle with delivering effective, engaging and impactful presentations. This powerful and fun one-day workshop takes the fear out of presenting through equipping delegates with the knowledge, skills and behaviours to present effectively and engagingly.

Our facilitators are experienced presenters who have all experienced the process of learning to present and the challenges that this brings themselves. They work hard to create a safe environment for learners to experiment and practice, developing and honing their skills, gaining constructive and sensitive feedback and receiving coaching to support them in their development.

Those who would benefit from this course are anyone who has to deliver presentations to groups of any size. This includes individual contributors, team leaders, department managers and senior leaders.

Heres what you will learn from this workshop:

  • Identify the objectives of the presentation, the intended audience and any constraints Plan presentation (including logistics, style, structure, content and media.)
  • Prepare presentation using standard software and non-technical methods.
  • Prepare location, equipment and materials.
  • Deliver the presentation effectively, adapting to circumstances as relevant.
  • Respond appropriately to questions.
  • Review own performance, and develop own presentation skills accordingly.

 

Workshop duration: 1 day

Schedule – Still spaces available 

26th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

15th October 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

14th November 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Skillful Communication

Effective communication can be a challenge for even the most experienced of presenters, especially if the message to be communicated is a difficult one or there are barriers to communication in some way.

People who would benefit from this course are anyone who has to deliver presentations to groups of any size. This includes individual contributors, team leaders, department managers and senior leaders. The secret of effective communication comes down to two, very under-utilised skills: empathic listening and rapport. This half-day workshop serves as an introduction to the subject, giving you the elements of effective communication and the foundation upon which you can take your skills to another level with further practice and learning.

Heres what you will learn from this workshop:

  • Understand the NLP Communication Model.
  • Understand and be able to effectively build rapport, removing barriers to communication and enabling your message to be clearly received and understood.
  • Understand your own preferred communication style and how to flex that to the needs of your audience.

 

Workshop duration: 1 day

Schedule – Still spaces available 

25th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

24th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

12th November 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Successful Project Delivery

Many capable team leaders and managers struggle to plan and deliver successful projects. There are many elements to successful project completion, both management and leadership and in the technical skills needed to plan, set achievable milestones and organise often complex workflows that are dependent upon each other. For this highly practical and interactive workshop, learners will need to bring a project with them and will work on this throughout the course, to embed their understanding of key techniques and concepts.

This course is perfect for anyone who has to deliver successful projects, including individual contributors, supervisors, team leaders and project managers managing small projects.

Heres what you will learn from this one-day workshop:

  • Scope, plan and schedule workplace projects.
  • Understand and use a scalable project methodology to deliver workplace projects.
  • Monitor, review and analyse performance against plans.
  • Understand and assess risk.
  • Understand and manage stakeholders.

 

Workshop duration: 1 day

Schedule – Still spaces available 

18th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

16th October 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

28th October 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Time Management

Today more than ever, people are asked to do more in less time. We live in a volatile, un certain, com plex and ambiguous world where you can find yourself swamped with emails, juggling ad-hoc requests that are always “urgent” from you manager or direct reports, it is often a real challenge to complete your own tasks and meet your own objectives. This half-day workshop is supported by access to e-learning to support the face-to-face practical exercises on the workshop.

All individual contributors, supervisors, team leaders and managers who experience challenges in managing their time and planning prioritising their workload would benefit from this course!

This course can be used as the basis for half-day and one-day workshops.

Heres what you will learn from this workshop:

  • Plan and prioritise your workload.
  • Set SMART objectives aligned to what is important to you.
  • Manage resources effectively.
  • Handle changing priorities and make choices against these priorities.
  • Manage the expectations of colleagues.

 

 

 

 

 

Workshop duration: 1 day

Indicative Content

  • Time management problem areas.
  • Perfectionism.
  • Planning/Weekly
  • Planning System.
  • Setting and achieving deadlines.
  • Categories of time.
  • Time management techniques and skills.
  • Procrastination.
  • Meetings.
  • Mail, e-mail and telephone.
  • Speed reading.
  • Delegation.
  • Practical exercises.
  • Action plan.

Schedule – Still spaces available 

25th September 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

9th October 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

Schedule – Still spaces available 

6th November 2019

 

Price: £250 ex VAT

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