Free Event: How To Create A Coaching Culture

Cake and HR Forum Open to anyone responsible for HR Wednesday 4th October 2017 4.30 to 6.30 pm At Saffron Hall, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden CB11 4UH A knowledge share event for HR professionals and anyone responsible for HR To book your place https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-create-a-coaching-culture-cake-hr-forum-eastern-england-tickets-37614774804

Become a great coach and inspire others to act

“95% of L&D Managers say that coaching has delivered tangible benefits to their business.” (Source ILM) Improve performance in others, helping them achieve more or change their outlook with our new Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring programme accredited by the ILM. This is a blended approach which means you can […]

10 Steps To Be More Assertive

Assertion is standing up for ourselves in such a way that we also respect the rights of others. It may not guarantee good behaviour in others, but it is the only possible starting point in a constructive exchange. This is definitely NOT the correct starting point for an assertive exchange […]

How Assertive Are You?

Are you aware of how you appear to other people? Are there some situations (or people) that bring out the worst in you? Are there times when you know that if you had behaved differently you might have achieved a better outcome? This blog will help you identify your personal […]

7 Ways To Use Digital Learning Resources

For L&D Professionals “This is not about doing new things, it’s about doing the same things…differently.” Introduction According to CIPD research 1/3 to 2/3 of employees work round L&D to get learning. This means they are accessing YouTube, and all sorts of other places, to get advice, advice that may […]

6 Steps to Manage Survivors After Redundancy

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This guide exposes the mistakes we could make as managers AFTER a round of redundancies and then gives practical advice on how to build up motivation and performance. CONTENT The common mistake managers make The  6 steps – “How To” checklist Other useful resources The common mistakes managers make Keeping […]

The Secrets of Managing Reactions to Change

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This guide exposes the most common mistakes around managing employees during change” and takes you through the different reactions to change and how help people move forward. CONTENT The common mistakes that managers make The strategy for getting it right The “How To” checklist Other useful resources THE COMMON MISTAKES […]

How To Manage People in Uncertain Times

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…The 7 Key Steps It’s difficult when you don’t know how changes might impact on people, or even what the changes might be. What is certain is that in times of change people feel insecure with substantial reason. It’s our job as managers to have a constructive discussion about the […]

The Cost of Training Videos Has Crashed

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Recently I have worked extensively in developing training programmes which encourage staff to reflect on their own behaviour and attitudes as a starting point for encouraging them as stakeholders to shape an organisation’s ethos and values.  The use of video”vignettes” has been instrumental in making this engagement as open as […]

How To Be Fair In A Grievance Meeting

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This article explodes the most common mistake around chairing a grievance meeting and takes you through the steps of how to structure the meeting to ensure fairness AND the likelihood of a good end result for all concerned. CONTENT The common mistake that managers make The skills you will need […]