Press Release

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PRESS RELEASE 1st November 2012 Training Managers Join Movember Managers from Traininaday, the one day training course provider, have joined up with Movember to support men’s health charities. Uniquely, they will be asking donors to vote for the choice of moustache each consultant must style. During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces in the UK and around the world. The aim of which is to raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and testicular cancer. Carl Duncker, CEO, said, “The thought of growing facial hair is not something which appeals to me. The idea of asking donors to vote for which style I grow fears me …

Training Needs and Wants

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by Carl Duncker I’ve just created a post on trainingzone – a web community for training managers and consultants. The article describes the delicate balancing act between needs and wants in training design. That is my personal need to provide the knowledge and experience that learners will benefit from most whilst delivering those chunks of learning that the learners want to recieve. What is more interesting, however, is the concept of guest posting and how this can increase your Google ranking in a post Panda, post Penguin world. Arguably, the greatest source of valuable links to your website now comes from posting unique content onto a industry related blog. We are continually evolving our Google SEO courses to provide learners …

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Benefits of Training in Groups

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What are the Benefits of Training in Groups? There are many benefits of training in groups; as such it is perhaps unsurprising that companies are increasingly choosing to use external training providers who conduct courses in such a way. Public training course Public training courses typically involve an instructor leading a training session with a group of participants. The session may take the form of a presentation followed by feedback and questions, a more interactive seminar or workshop, or a classic classroom style session with exercises to work through. None of these structures are mutually exclusive: a public training course could incorporate all elements of the above throughout a day-long session. Similarly, there is scope to tailor the nature of …

One Day Courses

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One Day Training courses can be a highly effective option when seeking to enhance the skills of an employee whether it be in management, leadership or marketing. Training managers that choose to optimise their training budget for the greatest return on investment choose to invest in one day training courses for the benefit of their employees and for their business. Why are short courses popular? Two reasons: time and money. Firstly, as with many aspects of modern life their is pressure to make the most effective use of our time. The same is true with employee time as a balance is struck between fee earning work activities and the need to invest in skills for the future advancement of the …