Open Courses

If music be the food of love, play on. If development be the fuel of growth, read on....

To stop your potential turning into a tragedy take a look at our personal development courses.

Get Connected

"It's not what you know, it's who you know"

Experienced networkers know nothing can move your business or career faster and more effectively than having a base of contacts in the right position to help you achieve your objectives.

This one day workshop will enable you to:

  • Explore and expand your connections
  • Socially connect with impact
  • Follow up potential connections in an appropriate way
  • Maximise the benefits of every connection made

After just one day you will walk away with the confidence and ability to 'get connected'.

"If you think you are too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room."
Anita Roddick

Powerful presentations

Presentation skills are of paramount importance in today's competitive business environment. Come and join us for one day and you will be able to deliver an effective and professional presentation, increasing your chances of raising your profile and reinforcing your company's brand.

We will cover:

  • Preparation - content, structure, materials, yourself!
  • Practice - hints and tips on how to maximise the benefits
  • Perform - constructive feedback to help you deliver an excellent performance

A comprehensive workbook to support you in your future presentations is also provided.

"It is easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent"

Tendering to Win

Developing powerful tenders not only wins contracts but also builds the reputation of your business. In today's competitive marketplace, winning tenders enable you to stand out from the crowd.

This one day workshop will enable you to:

  • Recognise and apply best practice when completing a tender
  • Demonstrate professionalism and integrity through effective tendering
  • Construct and write winning Tenders
  • Use previous tenders to develop business relationships

After just one day you will develop the confidence and capability to create winning tenders.

"It can cost as much as 10% of the value of the contract to put the tender together...
So they need to be winners"

Who's your Type?

Understanding yourself and others close to you provides a whole new depth of comprehension and meaning. You can do this through using and exploring the Enneagram, which defines nine basic personality types of human nature and their complex interrelationships.

This one day workshop will enable you to:

  • Recognise the nine types of the Enneagram
  • Identify your own type
  • Acknowledge the reasons for your choices in life
  • Explore your relationships

After just one day you will see yourself and others in a whole new light!

"To the question of your life you are the answer, and to the problems of your life you are the solution."
Joe Cordare

Building Brand You

Consider the time, effort and money you've spent getting to where you are today. You're an expensive investment and this workshop will enable you to maximize your most valuable asset - you.

Join us as we guide you in the key steps to building 'brand you'.

  • The importance of your brand in your career, business and relationships
  • The link between visual image and the impression you create
  • Colours, styles and accessories that support your brand
  • Clothes for formal and informal situations
  • How to keep yourself aligned to your brand and it's values

After just one day you can start on your Building Brand You project and bring out your brand, not bland!

"Know first who you are and then adorn yourself accordingly."
Epictetus

Introduction to NLP

The starting point of NLP is curiosity and fascination about people, including yourself!

Understanding yourself and others close to you provides a whole new depth of comprehension and meaning.

This one day workshop will enable you to:

  • Recognise the background and uses of NLP
  • Explore the four legs of NLP; Rapport; Behavioural Flexibility; Sensory Acuity; Outcome Orientation
  • Use NLP to explore your beliefs and how they serve you

After just one day you will raise your self awareness whilst also increasing your curiosity about yourself and others!

"The important thing is not to stop questioning."
Albert Einstein

The World is your Oyster

Discover your way to achieve your goals and dreams.

Come and join us for one day to build your future, using self coaching techniques that really work.

You will:

  • Clarify your goals and dreams
  • Identify what stops you and remove those blockers
  • Take some control back from the negative voice in your head
  • Get clear about your first steps
  • Start walking

After just one day you will walk away with your plan of action to achieve life and career goals!

"To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe."
Anatole France

Job Search Techniques

The job market continually evolves to reflect changes in the economy, technology and legislation etc. However, despite this, job opportunities always exist - the key is knowing where to find them!

This one day, interactive workshop will enable you to:

  • Utilise all aspects of the job search market to maximum effect
  • Asses the benefits of the hidden and visible job search markets
  • Plan your job search campaign thoroughly
  • Action your plan with confidence

After just one day you will be able to promote yourself in a way that reflects what potential employers want in the most cost and time effective manner.

"Around 70% of jobs are never advertised - therefore the key to any successful job search campaign is to ensure you use both the 'hidden' and 'visible' methods..."

Sell Yourself on Paper

Just as businesses use advertising to attract potential customers to their product. A winning CV can be used to attract potential employers, recruiters or clients to you!

This one day workshop will enable you to create a CV that:

  • Describes what you are selling
  • Is tailored to your target audience
  • Promotes your personal brand
  • Stands out from the crowd

After just one day you will know how to create a CV that gives you a competitive advantage and has a positive impact!

"It's not your clients' or prospects' job to remember you. It is your responsibility to make sure they do not have a chance to forget you"
Patricia Fripp, Management Consultant

Sell Yourself in Person

Being able to promote what you have and persuade someone else to buy it takes careful preparation and practice. Many people under estimate the amount of time and effort it takes to prepare fully for an interview and feel confident enough to sell themselves!

This one day, interactive workshop will ensure you:

  • Prepare - fully for an interview
  • Present - the right impact before, during and after an interview
  • Practice - how to respond confidently to all types of interview questions

After just one day you will know how to sell yourself with confidence!

"When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. When you have fun you can do amazing things"

The Wealth of Health

Health is a large word. It embraces not only the body but the mind and spirit as well. When these three element are in balance we have the ability to realise our true potential.

This one day workshop will enable you to:

  • Explore some guiding principles on how to achieve a healthy body, mind and spirit
  • Be informed of the choices you can take to regain control of your life's path
  • Coach yourself on the required steps to restore your vitality
  • Devote some time to an area of your life that is often overlooked

After just one day you will know how healthier, happier and more focused you would 'be' in the world - the possibilities are limitless.

"It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver."
Mahatma Gandhi

If you would like to find out more, please contact us.