Category "Management & Leadership"

  • Train the Trainer: Training Tactics

    Training includes acquiring new knowledge, skills, and behaviors while focusing on vocational and practical competencies. Training can be led by trainers who develop and carry out training daily or by subject matter experts brought in to train on specific topics and skills. Regardless of who conducts the training, trainers need to understand how to develop successful programs. This course discusses adult education, trainer competencies, and tactics for facilitating training effectively.
  • Train the Trainer: Training Skills

    Training provides a setting for adults to acquire new knowledge, skills, and behaviors with a focus on vocational and practical competencies. Training is led by professional trainers who spend their jobs focusing on developing training programs, but it is also led by subject matter experts who train on specific job skills. Regardless of who conducts the training, trainers need to understand dynamics of developing and presenting material in a successful method. This course discusses how trainers can hone their communication, feedback, questioning, presentation, and instructional skills.
  • How to Run a Business Meeting

    Business meetings provide the opportunity for groups to gather to discuss, plan, and identify gaps in organizational goals.
  • Effective Professional Communications

    Communication is a process of transferring information from one person to another.  Communications is the cement that holds workplaces together and ensures that organizations are productive, profitable, and successful.  People tend to think of communications as only the words they say or write, but it is so much more than that.  Communications includes the environment it is used in, how words are said, non-verbal and cultural aspects, and how the communicator’s personality affects their style.  To be an effective professional, workers should understand the various elements that make up comm
  • Critical Thinking: Implications for Leadership

    Successful organizational leaders understand the importance of honing their critical thinking skills. Being an effective critical thinker is much like excelling at any art form; it takes commitment, practice, and years of hard work to achieve high results. This course explores the elements of critical thinking, the impact they have on strategic leadership, and the skills leaders must practice to be successful.