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January 29, 2017

Eight steps to effective delegation

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We have all been on the receiving end of some poor delegation, and it's not very nice. As a manager, the good news for you is that there are eight steps to effective delegation, and getting the results you want through delegating. 1. Define the task 2. Choose the person 3. Agree objectives and scope

January 22, 2017

I haven’t got a choice

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Have you ever caught yourself saying "I haven’t got a choice"? It can feel very disempowering, but in reality, you are choosing to take a particular course of action because any alternatives seem to have much worse consequences. So instead, say "I choose..." and make it purposeful. When you do this, often other possibilities become

January 15, 2017

The painting on the wall – so true

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I am lucky enough to be on holiday in a small B&B, and the picture on the wall says... "Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you, where there were only walls". Joseph Campbell Now that really got me thinking at the start of a New Year. What is my bliss? What

January 12, 2017

“Should you be in the classroom?” by Paul Matthews

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The Trainers Network Northamptonshire is holding their next event on 31 March and have invited Paul Matthews to run a session for them: “Should you be in the classroom?” Paul will share a his proven method of how to get the performance diagnostics right before you defaulting to a learning programme and how 70:20:10 fits in. The

January 8, 2017

The turning of the clock – part 2

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The clock turns again, and yet another year begins. Many of us decide to do things differently in the New Year because we have surveyed our lives and drawn up a list of work to be done and faults to be fixed. What would it be like instead to survey your life, not looking for

January 4, 2017

People Alchemy at Learning Technologies 2017 Olympia London

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We are back at Learning Technologies from 1 - 2 February 2017 at Olympia, London. Management Development / Learning Transfer / Employee Induction / Performance Support on Stand K14 NEW! Alchemy Collaborate – We are excited to announce the launch of a collaboration forum for our multi-lingual Alchemy Learning Pathway (ALP 2.0) SaaS platform, enhancing