Sunday Zephyr – Learning Tools

by Darren on December 21, 2014

Hopefully a lot of you are now cruising into Christmas and the New Year. Work over, present shopping competed and now time to relax. It is also an excellent time to play around on the internet and discover new things. Below is a list of the Top 100 learning tools for 2014. A good place to start the discovery process.

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Graphics??

by Darren on December 15, 2014

I have never really understood why there is jpeg, png etc graphics and which one I am supposed to be using. Here is a great guide that answers all of the questions.

Know Your File Types: When to Use JPEG, GIF, & PNG - Via Who Is Hosting This: The Blog

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Sunday Zephyr – I Think I am on Holidays

December 14, 2014

I think I am, on holidays, that is. I’m not quite sure as I still seem to be assessing things and thinking about session plans and programs for next year but that is the way it is when your a contractor. It never really stops. I know that some of you are on holidays and […]

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Introductions

December 10, 2014

I think I introduce myself poorly. I am not even, really sure, exactly what I do as it is often very different for different people. Something I have to work on. All trainers need to know how to introduce themselves. Below are some handy tips. How NOT To Introduce Yourself from Bernard Marr

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Training Boom

December 8, 2014

Watch the video below. It sets out the future workforce crisis, which though daunting, is also exciting from a training point of view. One of the strategies that will get us through the crisis is training and development. Two things trouble me about the video though. One, Australia is not represented which surprises me, but […]

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Time Management – NOW

December 5, 2014

As we head into the last part of the year there will be many demands on your time. I am a big fan of Dan Ariely’s work. If you haven’t seen any of his videos check them out on YouTube. He explores many areas of interest to trainers especially his work on honesty, truth and […]

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Project Management Approaches

December 3, 2014

While training participants in project management I often get the question. So what is the difference between the various methodologies (different approaches). Here is a good explanation of the difference between Agile and traditional PM. Agile versus Traditional Project Management from Matt-Henderson Here is a good explanation (one of many) for the differences between PMBOK […]

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Leadership Programs

December 1, 2014

I have been writing and delivering a lot of leadership programs this year and it appears next year. Apart from my delivery work with the Australian Institute of Management I have worked with Rabobank, Western Health, Nikon, Leighton Contracting and as of next week Coca Cola. Fortunately they have all chosen customer built learning material […]

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Sunday ZephyrChristmas, Training and reading

November 30, 2014

I wrote a post recently about reading and training (it isn’t the first one) and since it is nearly Christmas and time for many to have a break, what a great time to pick up a book and read or give a book as a present. Don’t know what to read. Here is a list […]

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Training and your future

November 28, 2014

The training industry is going through a reasonably rough period I think. Many have been saying that for a while and I haven’t been convinced as I am very busy but I have started to notice a few small signs of unrest. Maybe to secure your future as a trainer you need to start your […]

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