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Self Confidence, Self Esteem & Assertiveness

Aery Prabhakar's picture

By the time you have finished reading this module, you will have discovered some extremely powerful methods to developing an unshakeable selfconfidence within you.

This module will focus upon building the foundation of Self Confidence, enabling you to take a conscious control of the way you Think, Feel & Act in different corporate and personal settings such as in and during your jobs, meetings, seminars or any stressful situations, and as a positive side effect of above all

- your own personal life.

Reinventing The Wheel?

Wayne Turk's picture

In project management, we hear that phrase in some form all of the time.

“Don't reinvent the wheel.”
“Let's not reinvent the wheel.”
“We're not reinventing the wheel here, are we?”

Those are just a few examples of things said.

It is usually spoken with a cynical, derisive, exasperated or condescending tone.

It is commonly accepted that reinventing the wheel is a bad idea, but is it?

Or maybe we should ask is it always a bad idea?

Maybe you need to do some reinvention sometimes if the wheel isn't perfect.

Evaluating your staff

John Heckers's picture

Staff evaluations are an essential part of any manager's or supervisor's job.

Unfortunately, many managers procrastinate on this vital duty because, while essential, it can tend to be one of the more unpleasant tasks that managers face.

Usually this is because managers do not have a good understanding of the real purpose of evaluations, nor of positive and motivating ways to use staff evaluations.

This module will explore issues in the evaluation process.

They are:

Different Leadership Styles

Larry Kryske's picture

Leadership is the art and science of getting things done with other people. The most important words in this definition are “getting things done.” Leadership is not solely about planning, intentions, or dreaming.

Rather it involves achieving specific, measurable, time-dependent outcomes. Visioning and planning are only part of the leadership equation. Translating those visions into reality takes courage and determination.

The effective leader: a primer

Anthony Griffin's picture

This Knowledge Pill on effective leadership answers these core questions:

  • What is leadership?
  • Is leadership the same as management?
  • What makes for an effective leader?
  • What skills does a good leader have?
  • How are people motivated to work?
  • What About 'Style?'

Along the way, we will learn what some experts can teach us about this topic, the differences between managing and leading, and how you can strengthen your skills as a leader.

Advanced Networking Techniques

John Heckers's picture

We've all heard that networking is the most effective way to generate new business, stay in touch with colleagues and new developments, polish your company's image and even find a new job.

But networking can seem as mysterious as the other side of the moon for many people. Most networking classes don't help much, as they go over the same old techniques that we've all heard a million times.

How do the expert networkers really do it? How do some people seem to know (and be known by) everyone, while most folks only know their office mates and neighbours?

Public speaking

Aery Prabhakar's picture

Welcome to the world of high-end communication.

You are about to learn the challenging yet exceptionally rewarding, fearsome yet highly exciting and complex yet extremely delicate - the art of Public Speaking.

Labelled as the number 1 fear on the planet earth, public speaking is the greatestnightmare for the majority of population.

In this module, you'll learn to master your fears and turn yourself into a electrifying public speaking.

Yes, you can be a master public speaker and communicator and I'll show you how.

Public Speaker