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Get Generation Gaps, Managing Human Resources, Employee Onboarding, Conflict Resolution, Millennial Onboarding, Talent Management, Measuring Results from Training, Teamwork and Team Building, Delivering Constructive Criticism and Appreciative Inquiry in this Bundle

1. Generation Gaps: Successfully Integrate Employees of All Ages Into Your Workplace

The workplace can present challenges to management in terms of handling the different generations present.  As older workers delay retiring and younger workers are entering the workforce, the work environment has become a patchwork of varying perspectives and experiences, all valuable to say the least.

While having various cultures in one workplace can present communication problems and conflicts, the benefits of such a variety in the workplace outweigh it.  Both the young and older worker has many ideas to offer, which can help the organization thrive in the marketplace.  Learning how to deal with the generation gap at work will help you become a better manager or co-worker.

This Generation Gaps Online Short Course will help you understand the various generations present at work and understand what motivates them and how to deal with them on a daily basis.  Before we start learning about the generation gap at work, let us begin our session with an activity that will help us get ready for learning and learn more about each other.

By the end of this Generation Gaps Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • History behind generation gaps
  • What are Traditionalists
  • What are Baby Boomers
  • What are Generation Xers
  • What are Generation Yers
  • Differences between each type of generation
  • Finding common ground among the generations
  • Conflict management
  • Leveraging the benefits of generation gaps at work

2. Managing Human Resources: Manage Human Resources In Your Workplace

The role of Human Resources is changing, as companies delegate more and more responsibility for their HR to line managers and supervisors. Other, usually larger companies however still have a dedicated HR department which deals with all the companies’ human recourses responsibilities.

Whichever type of company you work for, it is important that you understand how much human resources is really about the employees, as well as aspects of legislation, policy, and procedures that involve human resourcing issues.

Covering everything from the very fundamentals of human resources to complex topics such as Health & Safety or Workplace Discrimination, the Managing Human Resources online course has everything you need to excel in role that involves managing or supervising other employees.

By the end of this Managing Human Resources Online Course, you will be able to:

  • Describe different aspects of Human Resource Management
  • Define Human Resources Management terms
  • Recruit, interview, and retain employees
  • Follow up effectively new employees
  • Be an advocate for your employees’ health and safety
  • Provide articulate feedback to employees
  • Correctly manage situations requiring discipline and termination
  • Evaluate some of the strengths and opportunities for Human Resources in your own workplace

3. Employee Onboarding: How to Bring on New Employees and Reduce Staff Turnover

Employee On boarding is a vital part of any companies hiring procedure. Hiring, training, and bringing new employees on board is a huge investment. On boarding will assist newly hired employees in developing and keeping their skills. Knowledge will be retained, and their value will increase within the company.

Through Employee On boarding you will find it lowers costs related to employee turnover. It will increase productivity and produce a happier and more skilled workforce. The new hire phase is a critical time for the company, and having a structured set of procedures will make your company stronger and produce a greater chance of success.

By the end of this Employee Onboarding Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding
  • Understanding the benefits and purpose of onboarding
  • Recognize how to prepare for an onboarding program
  • Identify ways to engage and follow up with employees
  • Create expectations
  • Discover the importance of resiliency and flexibility

4. Conflict Resolution: Learn How To Resolve Conflicts of Any Size

There are many ways to resolve conflicts - surrendering, running away, overpowering your opponent with violence, filing a lawsuit, etc.

Conflict resolution grew out of the belief that there are better options than using violence or going to court. Today, conflict resolution is used in a wide range of industries covering an array of different situations. This course will demonstrate the six-step process to resolve conflicts of any size.

You will also learn crucial conflict resolution skills, including dealing with anger and using the Agreement Frame.

Course Topics:

  • Building Positive Energy
  • Fishbone Diagram
  • Agreement Frame

By the end of this Conflict Resolution Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand what conflict and effective conflict resolution mean.
  • Understand all six phases of the conflict resolution process.
  • Understand the five main styles of conflict resolution.
  • Be able to adapt the process for all types of conflicts.
  • Be able to break out parts of the process and use those tools to prevent conflict.
  • Be able to use basic communication tools, such as the agreement frame and open questions.
  • Be able to use basic anger and stress management techniques

5. Millennial Onboarding: Master The Advantages & Challenges Of Hiring Millennials

More than ever, millennials – those born between 1980 and 1995 – are entering the workforce and becoming a vital part of our organizations. These workers bring a unique outlook on life to their jobs, and may also pose unique challenges. Taking time to customize the onboarding process for millennial employees helps promote employee retention and ensures that millennials are properly socialized into the workplace. Customizing the onboarding process for millennial employees benefits both the employee and the workplace.

Onboarding new employees is a secure investment that will assist newly hired employees in developing their skills, knowledge, and value within the company. It will help match the technically skilled Millennial workforce with new and emerging needs of your company, which gives your company an advantage within the market.

Millennial Onboarding is a specialized type of employee onboarding. With Millennials we are seeing a need to tweak the onboarding process to better suit the needs of the company and new hires. It will increase productivity and produce a happier and more skilled workforce. The new hire phase is a critical time for the employee and company and having a structured set of procedures will make this time run smoother and produce a greater chance of success.

By the end of this Millennial Onboarding Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding
  • Discuss the characteristics of Millennials
  • Create an onboarding process for Millennials
  • Develop action plans for working with Millennials
  • Learn from introspection

6. Talent Management: Talented Employees are the Key to Success. 

Every company wants to have the best and brightest employees, and with Talent Management that can be achieved. With a company's workforce generally being its highest cost, does it not make sense to invest in it? With Talent Management you are developing a more skilled workforce, and attracting better and more skilled new hires.

We all know that training and retraining is expensive, and our Talent Management course will reduce these costs. Recruiting the correct people, and keeping a talented workforce is a priority. Having a talented group of employees has always been a key to success; it will translate into better performance and higher productivity. Talent Management is the investment that will pay dividends for years to come. 

By the end of this Talent Management Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define talent and talent management
  • Understand the benefits of talent management
  • Recognise performance management and ways to review talent
  • Identify employee engagement
  • Create assessments and training programs
  • Learn how to improve employee retention

7. Measuring Results from Training: Master The Learning Cycle & Get More Out Of Training

Although we all know that training can have many amazing benefits, sometimes it can be hard to prove those benefits and attach a dollar value to training. Some topics, like sales training or time management, might have direct, tangible benefits.

Other topics, like communication or leadership, might have benefits that you can’t put a dollar value on. In this course, we will learn about the different ways to evaluate training progress, and how to use those results to demonstrate the results that training brings.

By the end of this Measuring Results from Training Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand Kolb's learning styles and learning cycle
  • Understand Kirkpatrick's level of evaluation
  • Be familiar with many types of evaluation tools, including goal setting, tests, reactionary sheets, interviews, observations, hip-pocket assessments, skill assessments and learning journals
  • Understand when to use each type of evaluation tool
  • Be able to perform a needs assessment
  • Know how to write learning objectives and link them to evaluation
  • Be able to write an evaluation plan to evaluate learning at each stage of the training and far beyond
  • Know how to identify the costs, benefits, and return on investment of training
  • Be familiar with the parts of a business case

8. Teamwork and Team Building: Teamwork is Vital in a Successful Organization

For most of us, teamwork is a part of everyday life. Whether it's at home, in the community, or at work, we are often expected to be a functional part of a performing team. Having a strong team will benefit any organization and will lead to more successes than not.

The Teamwork and Team Building course will encourage you to explore the different aspects of a team, as well as ways that they can become a top-notch team performer. You will be given the details and concepts of what makes up a team, and what factors into being a successful team and team member.

Course Topics:

  • Three Types of Teams
  • T&J Four Phase Model
  • Encouraging Teamwork
  • The SWOT Analysis

By the end of this Teamwork and Team Building Online Course you, will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of a team, and how to monitor success.
  • Explain the four phases of the Tuckman team development model.
  • Understand the three types of teams.
  • Describe actions to take as a leader  and as a follower for each of the four phases (Forming, Storming, Norming, and Performing).
  • Understand the benefits and disadvantages of various team-building activities.
  • Describe several team-building activities that you can use, and in what settings.
  • Follow strategies for setting and leading team meetings.
  • Detail problem - solving strategies using the Six Thinking Hats model -- and one consensus-building approach to solving team problems.
  • List actions to do -- and those to avoid -- when encouraging teamwork.

9. Delivering Constructive Criticism : How to Manage Criticism to Benefit Your Organization

Delivering Constructive Criticism is one of the most challenging things for anyone. Through this course you will gain valuable knowledge and skills that will assist with this challenging task. When an employee commits an action that requires feedback or criticism it needs to be handled in a very specific way.

Constructive Criticism if done correctly will provide great benefits to your organization. It provides the ability for management to nullify problematic behaviors and develop well rounded and productive employees. Constructive feedback shows an employee that management cares about them and will invest time and effort into their careers.

By the end of this Delivering Constructive Criticism Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand when feedback should take place
  • Learn how to prepare and plan to deliver constructive criticism
  • Determine the appropriate atmosphere in which it should take place
  • Identify the proper steps to be taken during the session
  • Know how emotions and certain actions can negatively impact the effects of the session
  • Recognise the importance of setting goals and the method used to set them

10. Appreciative Inquiry: Strengthen an Organization by Creating a Positive Environment

Organizations can be thought of as a living being made up of the individuals working within it. Appreciative Inquiry has the ability to change the whole organization by changing the people. Through positive questioning employees will be directed to move in a positive direction. Recognizing the strengths and values of what works, as opposed to what's wrong will transform the individuals and in turn transform the organization.

Appreciative Inquiry is a shift from looking at problems and deficiencies and instead focusing on strengths and successes. It is a tool for change, and it will strengthen relationships throughout your business. Through best practices and positive stories you are able to transform your organization.

By the end of this Appreciative Inquiry Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Know the meaning of appreciative inquiry
  • Think in positive terms and avoid thinking negatively
  • Encourage others to think positively
  • Recognise positive attributes in people
  • Create positive imagery
  • Manage and guide employees in a positive environment

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The Generation Gaps 10 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Generation Gaps Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - History

  • What generations exist in the workplace
  • What defines a generation
  • What this means in our workplace

Module Three - Traditionalist

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Four - Baby Boomers

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Five - Generation X

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Generation Six - Generation Y

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Seven - Differentiations Between

  • Background
  • Attitude
  • Working style
  • Life experience

Module Eight - Finding Common Ground

  • Adopting a communication style
  • Creating an affinity group
  • Sharing knowledge

Module Nine - Conflict Management (Part 1)

  • Younger bosses managing older workers
  • Avoid turnovers with a retention plan
  • Breaking down the stereotypes

Module Ten - Conflict Management (Part 2)

  • Embrace the hot zone
  • Treat each other as a peer
  • Create a succession plan

Module Eleven - The Power of 4

  • Benefits of generation gaps
  • How to learn from each other
  • Embracing the unfamiliar

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 2 - Certificate In Managing Human Resources Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

  • Objectives

Section Two: What is HR?

  • Human Resources in 2010?
  • Human Resource Influencers

Section Three: Recruiting and Interviewing

  • Interview for what exactly?
  • Setting the scene to Interview
  • Five Steps to a Successful Interview
  • Behaviourally Based Questions

Section Four: Induction and Retention

  • Start as you mean to go on
  • Induction/Orientation Checklist

Section Five: Keeping Track

  • The Follow Up
  • Follow Up Schedules
  • Scary Statistics

Section Six: Health & Safety in the Workplace

  • Why all the urgency?
  • Understanding the Industry Specific Rules of your Country
  • Training for HR Managers

Section Seven: Workplace Discrimination & Harassment

  • Definitions
  • Bullying in the Workplace
  • A Manager has Responsibilities
  • An Employer has Greater Responsibility

Section Eight: Wellness in the Workplace

  • The Business Benefits of Wellness in the Workplace
  • Steps to Implementing a Wellness Program

Section Nine: Feedback

  • Characteristics of Good Feedback
  • Constructive Criticism
  • Encouraging Growth and Development

Section Ten: Employee Discipline

  • The General Discipline Process
  • Progressive Discipline
  • How to Prepare & Conduct Disciplinary Meetings
  • Following Up

Section Eleven: The Dreaded D Word

  • Making the Decision
  • What to Say When Terminating an Employee

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Action Plans and Evaluations


Course 3 - Certificate In Employee Onboarding Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Purpose of Onboarding

  • Start-up Cost
  • Anxiety
  • Employee Turnover
  • Realistic Expectations

Module Three - Introduction

  • What is Onboarding
  • The Importance of Onboarding
  • Making employees feel welcome
  • First day checklist

Module Four - Onboarding Preparation

  • Prfoessionalism
  • Clarity
  • Designating a Mentor
  • Training

Module Five - Onboarding Checklist

  • Pre-arrival
  • Arrival
  • First Week
  • First Month

Module Six - Creating an Engaging Program

  • Getting off on the right track
  • Role of Human Resources
  • Role of managers
  • Characteristics

Module Seven - Following up the New Employees

  • Initial check in
  • Following up
  • Setting schedules
  • Mentor's Responsibility

Module Eight - Setting Expectations

  • Defining requirements
  • Identifying opportunities for improvement and growth
  • Setting verbal expectations
  • Putting it in writing

Module Nine - Resiliency and Flexibility

  • What is Resiliency?
  • Why is it important?
  • Five steps
  • What is flexibility?
  • Why is it important?
  • Five steps

Module Ten - Assigning Work

  • General principles
  • The Dictatorial approach
  • The apple picking approach
  • The collaborative approach

Module Eleven - Providing Feedback

  • Characteristics of good feedback
  • Feedback delivery tools
  • Informal feedback
  • Formal feedback

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 4 - Certificate In Conflict Resolution Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: Introduction to Conflict Resolution

  • Conflict, What Is It?
  • What is Effective Conflict Resolution?
  • Understanding the Effective Conflict Resolution Process

Section Three: Effective Conflict Resolution Styles

  • Collaborating
  • Competing
  • Compromising
  • Accommodating
  • Avoiding

Section Four: Creating a Communicative Atmosphere

  • Defuse Emotions
  • Setting Ground Rules
  • Choosing the Time and Place

Section Five: Mutual Understanding

  • What Do I Want?
  • What Do They Want?
  • What Do We Want?

Section Six: Focusing on Individual and Shared Needs

  • Identify Common Ground
  • Build Positive Energy and Goodwill
  • Strengthen Your Partnership

Section Seven: Analysing to the Root Cause

  • Examining Root Causes
  • Creating a Cause and Effect Diagram
  • Identifying the Benefits of Resolution

Section Eight: Create Options

  • Generate, Don’t Evaluate
  • Creating Mutual Gain Options and Multiple Option Solutions
  • Digging Deeper into Your Options

Section Nine: Solution Building

  • Creating Criteria
  • Creating a Shortlist
  • Choosing a Solution
  • Building a Plan

Module Ten: The Short Version of the Process

  • Evaluating the Situation 
  • Choosing Your Steps 
  • Creating an Action Plan 
  • Using Individual Process Steps

Module Eleven: Additional Tools

  • Stress and Anger Management Techniques 
  • The Agreement Frame 
  • Asking Open Questions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up


Course 5 - Certificate In Millennial Onboarding Online Course

Module One: Getting Started

Module Two: Purpose of Onboarding

  • Lesson One: Start Up Costs
  • Lesson Two: Employee Anxiety
  • Lesson Three: Employee Turnover
  • Lesson Four: Employee Expectations
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Three: Introduction

  • Lesson One: Why Onboarding?
  • Lesson Two: Importance of Onboarding
  • Lesson Three: Making Employess Feel Welcome
  • Lesson Four: First Day Checklist
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Four: Millennials and Onboarding

  • Lesson One: Who Are Millennials?
  • Lesson Two: How Do Millennials Differ from Other Workers?
  • Lesson Three: Investiture Socialization - Let Them Be Themselves!
  • Lesson Four: Informal Rather than Formal Onboarding Processes
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Five: Onboarding Checklist

  • Lesson One: Pre-Arrival
  • Lesson Two: Arrival
  • Lesson Three: First Day
  • Lesson Four: First Week
  • Lesson Five: First Month
  • Lesson Six: Case Study

Module Six: Engaging the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Create an Informal Program
  • Lesson Two: Engage Employees One on One
  • Lesson Three: The Role of Human Resources
  • Lesson Four: The Role of Managers
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Seven: Following Up With the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Initial Check-In - One on one
  • Lesson Two: Following up - Regular, Informal Follow Ups
  • Lesson Three: Setting Schedules - Millennials and Work Life
  • Lesson Four: Mentoring and the Millennial
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eight: Setting Expectations with the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Define Requirements - Provide Specific Instructions
  • Lesson Two: Identify Opportunities for Improvement and Growth
  • Lesson Three: Set Verbal Expectations
  • Lesson Four: Put It In Writing
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Nine: Mentoring the Millennial

  • Lesson One: Be Hands-On and Involved
  • Lesson Two: Serial Mentoring
  • Lesson Three: Be a Mentor, Not an Authority Figure
  • Lesson Four: Focus Millennia's Exploratory Drive on Work
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Ten: Assigning Work to the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Provide Clear Structure and Guidelines
  • Lesson Two: Provide Specific Benchmarks
  • Lesson Three: Set Boundaries and Provide Reality Checks
  • Lesson Four: Guide, Don't Dictate
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eleven: Providing Feedback

  • Lesson One: Millennials Thrive on Feedback!
  • Lesson Two: Characteristics of Quality Feedback
  • Lesson Three: Informal Feedback
  • Lesson Four: Formal Feedback
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 6 - Certificate In Talent Management Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Defining Talent

  • What is talent management?
  • Types of talent
  • Skills and knowledge defined

Module Three - Understanding Talent Management

  • Guidelines
  • Importance and benefits
  • Challenges
  • Key elements to developing a winning strategy

Module Four - Performance Management

  • Performance management defined
  • Benefits
  • How to keep your employees motivated

Module Five - Talent Reviews

  • 360 degree feedback
  • Talent calibration
  • Maintaining an effective workforce
  • Looking to the future

Module Six - Succession and Career Planning

  • What is succession planning?
  • Developing a plan
  • Executing the plan
  • Overcoming roadblocks

Module Seven - Engagement

  • Employee engagement
  • Generating engagement
  • Influences

Module Eight - Competency Assessments

  • Competency assessment defined
  • Implementation
  • Final destination

Module Nine - Coaching, Training and Development

  • Setting goals
  • Developing options
  • Providing feedback
  • Wrapping up

Module Ten - Do's and Don'ts

  • Do's and don'ts
  • Tips for talent management

Module Eleven - Employee Retention

  • Goals and motivation
  • The expectancy theory
  • Object oriented theory

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 7 - Certificate In Measuring Results from Training Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two: Kolb's Learning Styles

  • Lesson One: The Four-stage process
  • Lesson Two: Accommodators
  • Lesson Three: Divergers
  • Lesson Four: Convergers
  • Lesson Five: Assimilators

Module Three: Kirkpatrick's Level of Evaluation

  • Lesson One: Overview
  • Lesson Two: Level One: Reactions
  • Lesson Three: Level Two: Learning
  • Lesson Four: Level Three: Behavior
  • Lesson Five: Level Four: Results

Module Four: Types of Measurement Tools

  • Lesson One: Goal setting
  • Lesson Two: Self-evaluations
  • Lesson Three: Peer evaluations
  • Lesson Four: Supervisor evaluations
  • Lesson Five: High-Level evaluations

Module Five: Focusing the Training

  • Lesson One: Performing a Needs Assessment
  • Lesson Two: Creating Learning Objectives
  • Lesson Three: Drilling Down Into Content

Module Six: Creating an Evaluation Plan

  • Lesson One: What Will We Evaluate?
  • Lesson Two: When Will the Evaluation be Completed?
  • Lesson Three: How will we evaluate it?
  • Lesson Four: Who will perform the evaluation?

Module Seven: Assessing Learning before Training

  • Lesson One: Workplace Observation
  • Lesson Two: Objectives Assessment

Module Eight - Assessing Learning during Training

  • Reviewing learning objectives
  • Performing hip-pocket assessments
  • Quizzes and tests
  • Skill assessments

Module Nine - Assessing Learning after Training

  • Evaluation timelines
  • Learning journal
  • Goal setting
  • Additional methods of evaluation

Module Ten - The Long Term View

  • Creating a long term evaluation plan
  • Methods of evaluation
  • Documenting lessons learned

Module Eleven - Calculating the Return on Investment (ROI)

  • A basic ROI formula
  • Identifying and measuring tangible benefits
  • Identifying and measuring intangible benefits
  • Calculating total costs
  • Making a business case

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 8 - Certificate In Teamwork and Team Building Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: Defining Success

  • What is a Team?
  • An Overview of Tuckman and Jensen’s Four-Phase Model

Section Three: Types of Teams

  • The Traditional Team
  • What are Self-Directed Teams
  • Virtual Teams

Section Four: First Stage of Team Development – Forming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Forming
  • A Leaders Role for Forming
  • A Followers Role for Forming

Section Five: Second Stage of Team Development – Storming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Storming
  • A Leaders Role for Storming
  • A Followers Role for Storming

Section Six: Third Stage of Team Development – Norming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Norming
  • A Leaders Role for Norming
  • A Followers Role for Norming

Section Seven: Fourth Stage of Team Development – Performing

  • Characteristics of the Stage Performing
  • A Leaders Role for Performing
  • A Followers Role for Performing

Section Eight: Team Building Activities

  • The Benefits and Disadvantages
  • Team-Building Activities That Won’t Make People Cringe
  • Location for Team-Building

Section Nine: Making the Most of Team Meetings

  • Setting the Time and the Place
  • Trying the 50-Minute Meeting
  • Using Celebrations of All Sizes

Section Ten: Solving Problems as a Team

  • The Six Thinking Hats
  • Encouraging Brainstorming
  • Basic Brainstorming
  • Building Consensus

Section Eleven: Encouraging Teamwork

  • Some Things to Do
  • Some Things to Avoid
  • Some Things to Consider

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up


Course 9 - Certificate In Delivering Constructive Criticism Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - When Should Feedback Occur?

  • Repeated events or behavior
  • Breaches in Company policy
  • When informal feedback has not worked
  • Immediately after the occurrence

Module Three - Preparing and Planning

  • Gather facts on the issue
  • Practice your tone
  • Create an action plan
  • Keep written records

Module Four - Choosing a Time and Place

  • Check the ego at the door
  • Criticize in private, praise in public
  • It has to be face to face
  • Create a safe atmosphere

Module Five - During the session (Part 1)

  • The feedback sandwich
  • Monitor body language
  • Check for understanding
  • Practice active listening

Module Six - During the Session (Part 2)

  • Set goals
  • Be collaborative
  • Ask for a self-assessment
  • Always keep emotions in check

Module Seven - Setting Goals

  • SMART goals
  • The Three P's
  • Ask for their input
  • Be as specific as possible

Module Eight - Diffusing Anger or Negative Emotions

  • Choose the correct words
  • Stay on topic
  • Empathize
  • Try to avoid "You messages"

Module Nine - What Not to Do

  • Attacking or blaming
  • Not giving them a chance to speak
  • Talking down
  • Becoming emotional

Module Ten - After the Session (Part 1)

  • Set up a follow-up meeting
  • Make yourself available
  • Be very specific with the instuctions
  • Provide support and resources

Module Eleven - After the Session (Part 2)

  • Focus on the future
  • Measuring results
  • Was the action plan followed?
  • If improvement is not seen, then what?

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 10 - Certificate In Appreciative Inquiry Online Course

Module One - Geting Started

Module Two - Introducing Appreciative Inquiry

  • What is Appreciative Inquiry?
  • Generating a Better Future
  • Engaging People in Positive Thought
  • Change the Person, Change the Organisation

Module Three - Changing the Way You Think

  • Shifting from "What's Wrong?" to "What's Right?"
  • It's not eliminating mistakes - It's holding up success
  • Positive language will affect people's thinking
  • Limit or remove negative phrasing

Module Four - Four D Model

  • Discovery
  • Dream
  • Design
  • Delivery

Module Five - Four I Model

  • Initiate
  • Inquire
  • Imagine
  • Innovate

Module Six - Appreciative Inquiry Interview Style

  • Framing positive questions
  • Solicit positive stories
  • Finding what works
  • Recognize the reoccurring themes

Module Seven - Anticipatory Reality

  • Imagining a successful future will affect the present
  • Controlling negative anticipation
  • Current decisions will be influenced positively
  • Base it on Data and Real examples

Module Eight - The Power of Positive Imagery

  • Shaping performance with positive imagery
  • Being better prepared for adversity
  • People are more flexible and creative
  • Think of the perfect situation

Module Nine - Influencing Change Through Appreciative Inquiry

  • Using strengths to solve challenges
  • Confidence will promote positive change
  • Inquiry is a seed change
  • People will gravitate towards what is expected of them

Module Ten - Coaching and Managing with Appreciative Inquiry

  • Build around what works
  • Focus on increases
  • Recognise the best in people
  • Limit or remove negative comments

Module Eleven - Creating a Positive Core

  • Strengths
  • Best Practices
  • Peak Experiences
  • Successes

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Get Generation Gaps, Managing Human Resources, Employee Onboarding, Conflict Resolution, Millennial Onboarding, Talent Management, Measuring Results from Training, Teamwork and Team Building, Delivering Constructive Criticism and Appreciative Inquiry in this Bundle

1. Generation Gaps: Successfully Integrate Employees of All Ages Into Your Workplace

The workplace can present challenges to management in terms of handling the different generations present.  As older workers delay retiring and younger workers are entering the workforce, the work environment has become a patchwork of varying perspectives and experiences, all valuable to say the least.

While having various cultures in one workplace can present communication problems and conflicts, the benefits of such a variety in the workplace outweigh it.  Both the young and older worker has many ideas to offer, which can help the organization thrive in the marketplace.  Learning how to deal with the generation gap at work will help you become a better manager or co-worker.

This Generation Gaps Online Short Course will help you understand the various generations present at work and understand what motivates them and how to deal with them on a daily basis.  Before we start learning about the generation gap at work, let us begin our session with an activity that will help us get ready for learning and learn more about each other.

By the end of this Generation Gaps Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • History behind generation gaps
  • What are Traditionalists
  • What are Baby Boomers
  • What are Generation Xers
  • What are Generation Yers
  • Differences between each type of generation
  • Finding common ground among the generations
  • Conflict management
  • Leveraging the benefits of generation gaps at work

2. Managing Human Resources: Manage Human Resources In Your Workplace

The role of Human Resources is changing, as companies delegate more and more responsibility for their HR to line managers and supervisors. Other, usually larger companies however still have a dedicated HR department which deals with all the companies’ human recourses responsibilities.

Whichever type of company you work for, it is important that you understand how much human resources is really about the employees, as well as aspects of legislation, policy, and procedures that involve human resourcing issues.

Covering everything from the very fundamentals of human resources to complex topics such as Health & Safety or Workplace Discrimination, the Managing Human Resources online course has everything you need to excel in role that involves managing or supervising other employees.

By the end of this Managing Human Resources Online Course, you will be able to:

  • Describe different aspects of Human Resource Management
  • Define Human Resources Management terms
  • Recruit, interview, and retain employees
  • Follow up effectively new employees
  • Be an advocate for your employees’ health and safety
  • Provide articulate feedback to employees
  • Correctly manage situations requiring discipline and termination
  • Evaluate some of the strengths and opportunities for Human Resources in your own workplace

3. Employee Onboarding: How to Bring on New Employees and Reduce Staff Turnover

Employee On boarding is a vital part of any companies hiring procedure. Hiring, training, and bringing new employees on board is a huge investment. On boarding will assist newly hired employees in developing and keeping their skills. Knowledge will be retained, and their value will increase within the company.

Through Employee On boarding you will find it lowers costs related to employee turnover. It will increase productivity and produce a happier and more skilled workforce. The new hire phase is a critical time for the company, and having a structured set of procedures will make your company stronger and produce a greater chance of success.

By the end of this Employee Onboarding Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding
  • Understanding the benefits and purpose of onboarding
  • Recognize how to prepare for an onboarding program
  • Identify ways to engage and follow up with employees
  • Create expectations
  • Discover the importance of resiliency and flexibility

4. Conflict Resolution: Learn How To Resolve Conflicts of Any Size

There are many ways to resolve conflicts - surrendering, running away, overpowering your opponent with violence, filing a lawsuit, etc.

Conflict resolution grew out of the belief that there are better options than using violence or going to court. Today, conflict resolution is used in a wide range of industries covering an array of different situations. This course will demonstrate the six-step process to resolve conflicts of any size.

You will also learn crucial conflict resolution skills, including dealing with anger and using the Agreement Frame.

Course Topics:

  • Building Positive Energy
  • Fishbone Diagram
  • Agreement Frame

By the end of this Conflict Resolution Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand what conflict and effective conflict resolution mean.
  • Understand all six phases of the conflict resolution process.
  • Understand the five main styles of conflict resolution.
  • Be able to adapt the process for all types of conflicts.
  • Be able to break out parts of the process and use those tools to prevent conflict.
  • Be able to use basic communication tools, such as the agreement frame and open questions.
  • Be able to use basic anger and stress management techniques

5. Millennial Onboarding: Master The Advantages & Challenges Of Hiring Millennials

More than ever, millennials – those born between 1980 and 1995 – are entering the workforce and becoming a vital part of our organizations. These workers bring a unique outlook on life to their jobs, and may also pose unique challenges. Taking time to customize the onboarding process for millennial employees helps promote employee retention and ensures that millennials are properly socialized into the workplace. Customizing the onboarding process for millennial employees benefits both the employee and the workplace.

Onboarding new employees is a secure investment that will assist newly hired employees in developing their skills, knowledge, and value within the company. It will help match the technically skilled Millennial workforce with new and emerging needs of your company, which gives your company an advantage within the market.

Millennial Onboarding is a specialized type of employee onboarding. With Millennials we are seeing a need to tweak the onboarding process to better suit the needs of the company and new hires. It will increase productivity and produce a happier and more skilled workforce. The new hire phase is a critical time for the employee and company and having a structured set of procedures will make this time run smoother and produce a greater chance of success.

By the end of this Millennial Onboarding Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding
  • Discuss the characteristics of Millennials
  • Create an onboarding process for Millennials
  • Develop action plans for working with Millennials
  • Learn from introspection

6. Talent Management: Talented Employees are the Key to Success. 

Every company wants to have the best and brightest employees, and with Talent Management that can be achieved. With a company's workforce generally being its highest cost, does it not make sense to invest in it? With Talent Management you are developing a more skilled workforce, and attracting better and more skilled new hires.

We all know that training and retraining is expensive, and our Talent Management course will reduce these costs. Recruiting the correct people, and keeping a talented workforce is a priority. Having a talented group of employees has always been a key to success; it will translate into better performance and higher productivity. Talent Management is the investment that will pay dividends for years to come. 

By the end of this Talent Management Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define talent and talent management
  • Understand the benefits of talent management
  • Recognise performance management and ways to review talent
  • Identify employee engagement
  • Create assessments and training programs
  • Learn how to improve employee retention

7. Measuring Results from Training: Master The Learning Cycle & Get More Out Of Training

Although we all know that training can have many amazing benefits, sometimes it can be hard to prove those benefits and attach a dollar value to training. Some topics, like sales training or time management, might have direct, tangible benefits.

Other topics, like communication or leadership, might have benefits that you can’t put a dollar value on. In this course, we will learn about the different ways to evaluate training progress, and how to use those results to demonstrate the results that training brings.

By the end of this Measuring Results from Training Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand Kolb's learning styles and learning cycle
  • Understand Kirkpatrick's level of evaluation
  • Be familiar with many types of evaluation tools, including goal setting, tests, reactionary sheets, interviews, observations, hip-pocket assessments, skill assessments and learning journals
  • Understand when to use each type of evaluation tool
  • Be able to perform a needs assessment
  • Know how to write learning objectives and link them to evaluation
  • Be able to write an evaluation plan to evaluate learning at each stage of the training and far beyond
  • Know how to identify the costs, benefits, and return on investment of training
  • Be familiar with the parts of a business case

8. Teamwork and Team Building: Teamwork is Vital in a Successful Organization

For most of us, teamwork is a part of everyday life. Whether it's at home, in the community, or at work, we are often expected to be a functional part of a performing team. Having a strong team will benefit any organization and will lead to more successes than not.

The Teamwork and Team Building course will encourage you to explore the different aspects of a team, as well as ways that they can become a top-notch team performer. You will be given the details and concepts of what makes up a team, and what factors into being a successful team and team member.

Course Topics:

  • Three Types of Teams
  • T&J Four Phase Model
  • Encouraging Teamwork
  • The SWOT Analysis

By the end of this Teamwork and Team Building Online Course you, will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of a team, and how to monitor success.
  • Explain the four phases of the Tuckman team development model.
  • Understand the three types of teams.
  • Describe actions to take as a leader  and as a follower for each of the four phases (Forming, Storming, Norming, and Performing).
  • Understand the benefits and disadvantages of various team-building activities.
  • Describe several team-building activities that you can use, and in what settings.
  • Follow strategies for setting and leading team meetings.
  • Detail problem - solving strategies using the Six Thinking Hats model -- and one consensus-building approach to solving team problems.
  • List actions to do -- and those to avoid -- when encouraging teamwork.

9. Delivering Constructive Criticism : How to Manage Criticism to Benefit Your Organization

Delivering Constructive Criticism is one of the most challenging things for anyone. Through this course you will gain valuable knowledge and skills that will assist with this challenging task. When an employee commits an action that requires feedback or criticism it needs to be handled in a very specific way.

Constructive Criticism if done correctly will provide great benefits to your organization. It provides the ability for management to nullify problematic behaviors and develop well rounded and productive employees. Constructive feedback shows an employee that management cares about them and will invest time and effort into their careers.

By the end of this Delivering Constructive Criticism Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand when feedback should take place
  • Learn how to prepare and plan to deliver constructive criticism
  • Determine the appropriate atmosphere in which it should take place
  • Identify the proper steps to be taken during the session
  • Know how emotions and certain actions can negatively impact the effects of the session
  • Recognise the importance of setting goals and the method used to set them

10. Appreciative Inquiry: Strengthen an Organization by Creating a Positive Environment

Organizations can be thought of as a living being made up of the individuals working within it. Appreciative Inquiry has the ability to change the whole organization by changing the people. Through positive questioning employees will be directed to move in a positive direction. Recognizing the strengths and values of what works, as opposed to what's wrong will transform the individuals and in turn transform the organization.

Appreciative Inquiry is a shift from looking at problems and deficiencies and instead focusing on strengths and successes. It is a tool for change, and it will strengthen relationships throughout your business. Through best practices and positive stories you are able to transform your organization.

By the end of this Appreciative Inquiry Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Know the meaning of appreciative inquiry
  • Think in positive terms and avoid thinking negatively
  • Encourage others to think positively
  • Recognise positive attributes in people
  • Create positive imagery
  • Manage and guide employees in a positive environment

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The Generation Gaps 10 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Generation Gaps Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - History

  • What generations exist in the workplace
  • What defines a generation
  • What this means in our workplace

Module Three - Traditionalist

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Four - Baby Boomers

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Five - Generation X

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Generation Six - Generation Y

  • Their background
  • Their characters
  • Their working style

Module Seven - Differentiations Between

  • Background
  • Attitude
  • Working style
  • Life experience

Module Eight - Finding Common Ground

  • Adopting a communication style
  • Creating an affinity group
  • Sharing knowledge

Module Nine - Conflict Management (Part 1)

  • Younger bosses managing older workers
  • Avoid turnovers with a retention plan
  • Breaking down the stereotypes

Module Ten - Conflict Management (Part 2)

  • Embrace the hot zone
  • Treat each other as a peer
  • Create a succession plan

Module Eleven - The Power of 4

  • Benefits of generation gaps
  • How to learn from each other
  • Embracing the unfamiliar

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 2 - Certificate In Managing Human Resources Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

  • Objectives

Section Two: What is HR?

  • Human Resources in 2010?
  • Human Resource Influencers

Section Three: Recruiting and Interviewing

  • Interview for what exactly?
  • Setting the scene to Interview
  • Five Steps to a Successful Interview
  • Behaviourally Based Questions

Section Four: Induction and Retention

  • Start as you mean to go on
  • Induction/Orientation Checklist

Section Five: Keeping Track

  • The Follow Up
  • Follow Up Schedules
  • Scary Statistics

Section Six: Health & Safety in the Workplace

  • Why all the urgency?
  • Understanding the Industry Specific Rules of your Country
  • Training for HR Managers

Section Seven: Workplace Discrimination & Harassment

  • Definitions
  • Bullying in the Workplace
  • A Manager has Responsibilities
  • An Employer has Greater Responsibility

Section Eight: Wellness in the Workplace

  • The Business Benefits of Wellness in the Workplace
  • Steps to Implementing a Wellness Program

Section Nine: Feedback

  • Characteristics of Good Feedback
  • Constructive Criticism
  • Encouraging Growth and Development

Section Ten: Employee Discipline

  • The General Discipline Process
  • Progressive Discipline
  • How to Prepare & Conduct Disciplinary Meetings
  • Following Up

Section Eleven: The Dreaded D Word

  • Making the Decision
  • What to Say When Terminating an Employee

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Action Plans and Evaluations


Course 3 - Certificate In Employee Onboarding Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Purpose of Onboarding

  • Start-up Cost
  • Anxiety
  • Employee Turnover
  • Realistic Expectations

Module Three - Introduction

  • What is Onboarding
  • The Importance of Onboarding
  • Making employees feel welcome
  • First day checklist

Module Four - Onboarding Preparation

  • Prfoessionalism
  • Clarity
  • Designating a Mentor
  • Training

Module Five - Onboarding Checklist

  • Pre-arrival
  • Arrival
  • First Week
  • First Month

Module Six - Creating an Engaging Program

  • Getting off on the right track
  • Role of Human Resources
  • Role of managers
  • Characteristics

Module Seven - Following up the New Employees

  • Initial check in
  • Following up
  • Setting schedules
  • Mentor's Responsibility

Module Eight - Setting Expectations

  • Defining requirements
  • Identifying opportunities for improvement and growth
  • Setting verbal expectations
  • Putting it in writing

Module Nine - Resiliency and Flexibility

  • What is Resiliency?
  • Why is it important?
  • Five steps
  • What is flexibility?
  • Why is it important?
  • Five steps

Module Ten - Assigning Work

  • General principles
  • The Dictatorial approach
  • The apple picking approach
  • The collaborative approach

Module Eleven - Providing Feedback

  • Characteristics of good feedback
  • Feedback delivery tools
  • Informal feedback
  • Formal feedback

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 4 - Certificate In Conflict Resolution Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: Introduction to Conflict Resolution

  • Conflict, What Is It?
  • What is Effective Conflict Resolution?
  • Understanding the Effective Conflict Resolution Process

Section Three: Effective Conflict Resolution Styles

  • Collaborating
  • Competing
  • Compromising
  • Accommodating
  • Avoiding

Section Four: Creating a Communicative Atmosphere

  • Defuse Emotions
  • Setting Ground Rules
  • Choosing the Time and Place

Section Five: Mutual Understanding

  • What Do I Want?
  • What Do They Want?
  • What Do We Want?

Section Six: Focusing on Individual and Shared Needs

  • Identify Common Ground
  • Build Positive Energy and Goodwill
  • Strengthen Your Partnership

Section Seven: Analysing to the Root Cause

  • Examining Root Causes
  • Creating a Cause and Effect Diagram
  • Identifying the Benefits of Resolution

Section Eight: Create Options

  • Generate, Don’t Evaluate
  • Creating Mutual Gain Options and Multiple Option Solutions
  • Digging Deeper into Your Options

Section Nine: Solution Building

  • Creating Criteria
  • Creating a Shortlist
  • Choosing a Solution
  • Building a Plan

Module Ten: The Short Version of the Process

  • Evaluating the Situation 
  • Choosing Your Steps 
  • Creating an Action Plan 
  • Using Individual Process Steps

Module Eleven: Additional Tools

  • Stress and Anger Management Techniques 
  • The Agreement Frame 
  • Asking Open Questions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up


Course 5 - Certificate In Millennial Onboarding Online Course

Module One: Getting Started

Module Two: Purpose of Onboarding

  • Lesson One: Start Up Costs
  • Lesson Two: Employee Anxiety
  • Lesson Three: Employee Turnover
  • Lesson Four: Employee Expectations
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Three: Introduction

  • Lesson One: Why Onboarding?
  • Lesson Two: Importance of Onboarding
  • Lesson Three: Making Employess Feel Welcome
  • Lesson Four: First Day Checklist
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Four: Millennials and Onboarding

  • Lesson One: Who Are Millennials?
  • Lesson Two: How Do Millennials Differ from Other Workers?
  • Lesson Three: Investiture Socialization - Let Them Be Themselves!
  • Lesson Four: Informal Rather than Formal Onboarding Processes
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Five: Onboarding Checklist

  • Lesson One: Pre-Arrival
  • Lesson Two: Arrival
  • Lesson Three: First Day
  • Lesson Four: First Week
  • Lesson Five: First Month
  • Lesson Six: Case Study

Module Six: Engaging the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Create an Informal Program
  • Lesson Two: Engage Employees One on One
  • Lesson Three: The Role of Human Resources
  • Lesson Four: The Role of Managers
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Seven: Following Up With the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Initial Check-In - One on one
  • Lesson Two: Following up - Regular, Informal Follow Ups
  • Lesson Three: Setting Schedules - Millennials and Work Life
  • Lesson Four: Mentoring and the Millennial
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eight: Setting Expectations with the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Define Requirements - Provide Specific Instructions
  • Lesson Two: Identify Opportunities for Improvement and Growth
  • Lesson Three: Set Verbal Expectations
  • Lesson Four: Put It In Writing
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Nine: Mentoring the Millennial

  • Lesson One: Be Hands-On and Involved
  • Lesson Two: Serial Mentoring
  • Lesson Three: Be a Mentor, Not an Authority Figure
  • Lesson Four: Focus Millennia's Exploratory Drive on Work
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Ten: Assigning Work to the Millennial Employee

  • Lesson One: Provide Clear Structure and Guidelines
  • Lesson Two: Provide Specific Benchmarks
  • Lesson Three: Set Boundaries and Provide Reality Checks
  • Lesson Four: Guide, Don't Dictate
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eleven: Providing Feedback

  • Lesson One: Millennials Thrive on Feedback!
  • Lesson Two: Characteristics of Quality Feedback
  • Lesson Three: Informal Feedback
  • Lesson Four: Formal Feedback
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 6 - Certificate In Talent Management Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Defining Talent

  • What is talent management?
  • Types of talent
  • Skills and knowledge defined

Module Three - Understanding Talent Management

  • Guidelines
  • Importance and benefits
  • Challenges
  • Key elements to developing a winning strategy

Module Four - Performance Management

  • Performance management defined
  • Benefits
  • How to keep your employees motivated

Module Five - Talent Reviews

  • 360 degree feedback
  • Talent calibration
  • Maintaining an effective workforce
  • Looking to the future

Module Six - Succession and Career Planning

  • What is succession planning?
  • Developing a plan
  • Executing the plan
  • Overcoming roadblocks

Module Seven - Engagement

  • Employee engagement
  • Generating engagement
  • Influences

Module Eight - Competency Assessments

  • Competency assessment defined
  • Implementation
  • Final destination

Module Nine - Coaching, Training and Development

  • Setting goals
  • Developing options
  • Providing feedback
  • Wrapping up

Module Ten - Do's and Don'ts

  • Do's and don'ts
  • Tips for talent management

Module Eleven - Employee Retention

  • Goals and motivation
  • The expectancy theory
  • Object oriented theory

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 7 - Certificate In Measuring Results from Training Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two: Kolb's Learning Styles

  • Lesson One: The Four-stage process
  • Lesson Two: Accommodators
  • Lesson Three: Divergers
  • Lesson Four: Convergers
  • Lesson Five: Assimilators

Module Three: Kirkpatrick's Level of Evaluation

  • Lesson One: Overview
  • Lesson Two: Level One: Reactions
  • Lesson Three: Level Two: Learning
  • Lesson Four: Level Three: Behavior
  • Lesson Five: Level Four: Results

Module Four: Types of Measurement Tools

  • Lesson One: Goal setting
  • Lesson Two: Self-evaluations
  • Lesson Three: Peer evaluations
  • Lesson Four: Supervisor evaluations
  • Lesson Five: High-Level evaluations

Module Five: Focusing the Training

  • Lesson One: Performing a Needs Assessment
  • Lesson Two: Creating Learning Objectives
  • Lesson Three: Drilling Down Into Content

Module Six: Creating an Evaluation Plan

  • Lesson One: What Will We Evaluate?
  • Lesson Two: When Will the Evaluation be Completed?
  • Lesson Three: How will we evaluate it?
  • Lesson Four: Who will perform the evaluation?

Module Seven: Assessing Learning before Training

  • Lesson One: Workplace Observation
  • Lesson Two: Objectives Assessment

Module Eight - Assessing Learning during Training

  • Reviewing learning objectives
  • Performing hip-pocket assessments
  • Quizzes and tests
  • Skill assessments

Module Nine - Assessing Learning after Training

  • Evaluation timelines
  • Learning journal
  • Goal setting
  • Additional methods of evaluation

Module Ten - The Long Term View

  • Creating a long term evaluation plan
  • Methods of evaluation
  • Documenting lessons learned

Module Eleven - Calculating the Return on Investment (ROI)

  • A basic ROI formula
  • Identifying and measuring tangible benefits
  • Identifying and measuring intangible benefits
  • Calculating total costs
  • Making a business case

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 8 - Certificate In Teamwork and Team Building Online Course

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: Defining Success

  • What is a Team?
  • An Overview of Tuckman and Jensen’s Four-Phase Model

Section Three: Types of Teams

  • The Traditional Team
  • What are Self-Directed Teams
  • Virtual Teams

Section Four: First Stage of Team Development – Forming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Forming
  • A Leaders Role for Forming
  • A Followers Role for Forming

Section Five: Second Stage of Team Development – Storming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Storming
  • A Leaders Role for Storming
  • A Followers Role for Storming

Section Six: Third Stage of Team Development – Norming

  • Characteristics of the Stage Norming
  • A Leaders Role for Norming
  • A Followers Role for Norming

Section Seven: Fourth Stage of Team Development – Performing

  • Characteristics of the Stage Performing
  • A Leaders Role for Performing
  • A Followers Role for Performing

Section Eight: Team Building Activities

  • The Benefits and Disadvantages
  • Team-Building Activities That Won’t Make People Cringe
  • Location for Team-Building

Section Nine: Making the Most of Team Meetings

  • Setting the Time and the Place
  • Trying the 50-Minute Meeting
  • Using Celebrations of All Sizes

Section Ten: Solving Problems as a Team

  • The Six Thinking Hats
  • Encouraging Brainstorming
  • Basic Brainstorming
  • Building Consensus

Section Eleven: Encouraging Teamwork

  • Some Things to Do
  • Some Things to Avoid
  • Some Things to Consider

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up


Course 9 - Certificate In Delivering Constructive Criticism Online Course

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - When Should Feedback Occur?

  • Repeated events or behavior
  • Breaches in Company policy
  • When informal feedback has not worked
  • Immediately after the occurrence

Module Three - Preparing and Planning

  • Gather facts on the issue
  • Practice your tone
  • Create an action plan
  • Keep written records

Module Four - Choosing a Time and Place

  • Check the ego at the door
  • Criticize in private, praise in public
  • It has to be face to face
  • Create a safe atmosphere

Module Five - During the session (Part 1)

  • The feedback sandwich
  • Monitor body language
  • Check for understanding
  • Practice active listening

Module Six - During the Session (Part 2)

  • Set goals
  • Be collaborative
  • Ask for a self-assessment
  • Always keep emotions in check

Module Seven - Setting Goals

  • SMART goals
  • The Three P's
  • Ask for their input
  • Be as specific as possible

Module Eight - Diffusing Anger or Negative Emotions

  • Choose the correct words
  • Stay on topic
  • Empathize
  • Try to avoid "You messages"

Module Nine - What Not to Do

  • Attacking or blaming
  • Not giving them a chance to speak
  • Talking down
  • Becoming emotional

Module Ten - After the Session (Part 1)

  • Set up a follow-up meeting
  • Make yourself available
  • Be very specific with the instuctions
  • Provide support and resources

Module Eleven - After the Session (Part 2)

  • Focus on the future
  • Measuring results
  • Was the action plan followed?
  • If improvement is not seen, then what?

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up


Course 10 - Certificate In Appreciative Inquiry Online Course

Module One - Geting Started

Module Two - Introducing Appreciative Inquiry

  • What is Appreciative Inquiry?
  • Generating a Better Future
  • Engaging People in Positive Thought
  • Change the Person, Change the Organisation

Module Three - Changing the Way You Think

  • Shifting from "What's Wrong?" to "What's Right?"
  • It's not eliminating mistakes - It's holding up success
  • Positive language will affect people's thinking
  • Limit or remove negative phrasing

Module Four - Four D Model

  • Discovery
  • Dream
  • Design
  • Delivery

Module Five - Four I Model

  • Initiate
  • Inquire
  • Imagine
  • Innovate

Module Six - Appreciative Inquiry Interview Style

  • Framing positive questions
  • Solicit positive stories
  • Finding what works
  • Recognize the reoccurring themes

Module Seven - Anticipatory Reality

  • Imagining a successful future will affect the present
  • Controlling negative anticipation
  • Current decisions will be influenced positively
  • Base it on Data and Real examples

Module Eight - The Power of Positive Imagery

  • Shaping performance with positive imagery
  • Being better prepared for adversity
  • People are more flexible and creative
  • Think of the perfect situation

Module Nine - Influencing Change Through Appreciative Inquiry

  • Using strengths to solve challenges
  • Confidence will promote positive change
  • Inquiry is a seed change
  • People will gravitate towards what is expected of them

Module Ten - Coaching and Managing with Appreciative Inquiry

  • Build around what works
  • Focus on increases
  • Recognise the best in people
  • Limit or remove negative comments

Module Eleven - Creating a Positive Core

  • Strengths
  • Best Practices
  • Peak Experiences
  • Successes

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020GG10CB
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited Lifetime
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 60-80 Hours for total bundle
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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