Aim: This unit standard is intended for those individuals who are responsible for displaying merchandise visually in a wholesale/retail outlet where there is some freedom to merchandise within the provided broad guidelines or parameters. Content: What is visual merchandising?
Aim: To understand the importance of strategically leading change in an organisation. Ineffective change management leads to a breakdown of strategy which in turn impacts negatively on the outcome. From a leadership perspective the specific circumstances that go along with change need to be identified, understood and effectively addressed.
Aim: To assist the learners with the necessary knowledge regarding issues of diversity in a specific South African context. Course Content: Cultural Diversity; Can we continue to challenge and shape our perceptions as adults? Understanding Prejudice; The Role of the Media; Employment Equity and the Bill of Rights; Issues of Conflict and Cooperation, Power and Privilege; Concentrating on Areas of Similarity and Positivity; Culture and Etiquette From Around the World
Aim: To empower and develop delegates and enable them to use their knowledge and skills to the fullest, practically and effectively. This workshop includes a one hour pre-course questionnaire for individual Enneagram reporting. The Enneagram is arguably the most valuable self-mastery tool available to us today.
*Also available as a 2-day workshop. Aim: To supply the learners with the necessary knowledge and confidence, enabling them to conduct professional and accurate e-mail and business writing support. Content: ¨ The Six C’s of business letter writing ¨ Business letter writing checklist ¨ Opening and closing formats ¨ Keep to the point ¨ Setting the tone ¨ Conversational style techniques ¨ Writing in plain English ¨ Sentence Structure ¨ Jargon ¨ Headings ¨ Closing ¨ E-mail Specifics Outcome: The learners will be able to deliver a professional and well-presented business letter or e-mail.
Aim: The purpose of resilience training is to equip the delegate with useful information, practical skills and tools to build resilience in a personal and professional capacity. Through this process, the delegate should be able to use these skills to build trust and create positivity within a team. Resilience training is especially helpful to teams experiencing the stress of change and is an important part of change management.
Aim: This workshop is geared towards all those individuals who wish to develop their assertiveness, enabling them to get results quicker and more effectively and communicate in an assertive manner with clients and fellow workers. Content: ¨ What is Assertiveness? What is it not? ¨ Getting to know and understand people! ¨ Personality types ¨ Understanding yourself ¨ Understanding negative behaviour ¨ Handling conflict and aggression ¨ What do all assertive people have in common?
Aim: This half day workshop gives guidelines on how to deal with sexual harassment and gender ethics within the workplace, the causes, consequences to individual and company, the potential resolutions and cures. Sexual Harassment law suits are costly and organisations that have regular awareness training are less likely to be in a position of having to defend their actions and decisions.
Aim: To advise and guide the learner in a practical and fun way in the finer points of reception and communication excellence. Content: Attitude and Aptitude, Understanding People, First Impressions Last, Colours, Body Language, Communication Starts With the Ability to Listen, The Etiquette of Meeting and Greeting, The Etiquette of Telephonic Liaison, Effective Communication Skills, Exceeding Expectations, Solidifying My Role as- Director of First Impressions - , A Comprehensive List of Information for Receptionists, What Procedures Should You Have?
This workshop is for all staff. With South Africa still rated the country with the highest number of new HIV infections (2012) the business sector simply has to step up our efforts to curb this increase. From a purely financial perspective, skills shortage and succession planning viewpoint it would be downright negligent not to do so. From a social responsibility viewpoint it will be the morally sound decision to take. Fortunately there are many organisations, unions and industries who are seeking to incorporate AIDS training as part of their employee wellness programmes.
To supply the learners with the necessary knowledge and confidence, enabling them to conduct professional and accurate report writing. Content: Before you begin, Format of the Report, Table of Contents, Key, Introduction, Discussion, Conclusion, References, Appendices, Diagrams, Tables and Graphs, Grammatical Style, Common Errors
Aim: To supply the learners with the necessary knowledge and confidence, enabling them to conduct advanced business conversations and ensure high standards of communication within an organisation. Content: ,Listening Tonality, Positive Speech, Forming a commonality, Personality Types - Understanding People, Body Language Analysis, Setting boundaries / Assertiveness, Understanding and working with criticism, Understanding your own prejudices, De Bono 6 hat thinking technique, Communicating with your superiors, Cellular/Holistic vision, Authority Levels.
Aim: This basic project management workshop has been designed to assist project managers, administrators and team members to plan for and execute projects and tasks efficiently and fully. This basic project management course is essential for all managers, supervisors, project managers, personal assistants, organisers and team leaders. The basics as described in this workshop offer the bedrock for organised and controlled, measured and successful completion of tasks and projects whilst encouraging accountability, managing risks and full understanding of the scope and mandate.
The course outline is designed to assist the learners with the approach and skills necessary to enter debt collection negotiations. It gives the learner a structured approach to the theory of negotiation easily enabling them to recognise the client's approach and assisting them in gaining clarity on their own goals, thereby enabling better outcomes. A comprehensive approach to debt collection, this workshop can be presented over two days of training.
Aim: To educate supervisors, junior and middle management on the basic requirements of good management Content: What Are the Qualities of a Good Manager? Understanding People, Making the Transition From Worker to Manager, Understanding Your Own Role and Responsibilities, Understanding Your Management Style, Is Your Approach Holistic or Cellular? Setting Clear Goals and Expectations, Going for the Quick Fix over the Lasting Solution, Setting Clear Standards, Delegating and Empowering, Making Time for Employees, Recognising Achievement, Failing to Learn, Training Your Staff.