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How to manage meetings! Don’t have them?

How to manage meetings! Don’t have them?

It might seem strange that a website dedicated to sharing management techniques and that has a considerable amount of material explaining how to run, facilitate or just cope with meetings could suggest such management heresy as to abandon formal meetings, but read on…

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Are you willing to put your organisation’s diversity & inclusion (D&I) strategy and actions to the test?

Are you willing to put your organisation’s diversity & inclusion (D&I) strategy and actions to the test?

Review your organisation’s diversity and inclusion D&I strategy and actions.
See how they stack up against the PeopleMax Index – a quick, clear & simple open access D&I benchmarking tool.

Plus it is free. This tool will help you review and assess your organisation’s current D&I status.

The framework will help you build your organisation’s D&I performance. The initial review will take no more that 15 minutes!  

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Getting a job

Getting a job

This week we are focusing on preparing for that first job. We will start with a career audit - what do you want to do? Follow up by devising your strategy for your career and how you will seek a job and network. Then construct an effective CV / Resume that you can...

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What can we trust and whom can we trust?

What can we trust and whom can we trust?

This week we have added a short piece ... 5 mins on Trust. What does it mean to you? Do you trust? Is it an absolute? Or, do you only trust someone as far as you can throw 'em? Is it different at work to you personal life? Are the thresholds different between home and...

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Coaching for Academic Performance

Coaching for Academic Performance

We are in difficult times and sustaining academic research is challenging - we can help  Contact us for coaching sessions on your undergraduate or post graduate dissertation studies. We won't write the work for you but we will guide you through the stages of scoping,...

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The First Steps to Being a Business Analyst

The First Steps to Being a Business Analyst

In business, whether in the public or private sector, the first step is to understand the environment within which an organisation operates. How might you do this? Examine the public documents and reports on the organisation. What does it tell you about its strategic...

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Getting the Best From This Site

Getting the Best From This Site

There is a wealth of information for the student of media management available on this site.  Start by looking at operational essentials, this provides some generic tools and techniques that will lead you onto more specific themes and subjects areas. The PeopleMax...

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The One Stop Shop for Management Students

The One Stop Shop for Management Students

This site is a one stop shop to meet many of your information and training needs for personal and team development. The aim is to support people studying management as part of an undergraduate or post-graduate programme. If you subscribe we will keep you updated with...

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