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How Your Employees Can Help Increase Google Rankings

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Not everyone can afford training and coaching. And every business is not suited to the level of Google SEO courses which we offer. Small, local businesses, in particular, face a choice about where to invest their profits. However, for these types of businesses they can do much themselves to benefit from knowledge of SEO techniques. I’ve just written an article sharing the 9 most important factors in attracting more local customers online. The article takes the reader through the gift of free Google+ Local pages and how to get the most from these. If you own or run a local business and wish to attract those local customers searching for your service in your town or city then the tips …

Training Discounts

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As we launch our training courses for 2013 we are helping training budgets stretch further with two unique and time limited offers. For businesses, we have a limited number of coupons, available via Facebook, providing £50 off training courses in open training courses in management and social media marketing. Go to And there is even better news for registered charities and social enterprises with a significant discount of £75 – reducing a £345 training day reduced to a highly-attractive £270. Go to Places are limited to 12 delegates per course and subject to availability at the time of payment. Offers are available on our Facebook pages and limited in number so head over now and claim your coupons. by Carl …

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 …

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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 …

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Why Use an External Training Provider? [Updated 2019]

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External training providers are individual trainers or specialist training companies that are external and not linked to your organisation; these trainers will be brought in to educate and develop your workforce and to impart new skills to staff. In contrast, in-house trainers typically tend to take the form of individuals, or groups of individuals, who are placed higher up in an organisation and seek to pass on their expertise to those who are further down the corporate ladder. When seeking to enhance a workforce, most companies are faced with the same decision: do we provide training in-house, or do we use an external training provider? Increasingly, more firms are utilising external training providers, due to the benefits associated with such an approach… …