Mar 12

Communication in the Workplace

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Introduction : When we examine the causes of many of our employment relations issues in the workplace, a common theme is misunderstood communication. The addition of email, intranets and social media type platforms into the workplace have multiplied the chances of management and employees bursting into print without thinking through the consequences of…

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Mar 5

Workplace Harassment and Bullying

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Introduction Most workplaces have harassment and bullying policies in place. Many of these were written following the implementation of legislation such as the Human Rights Act, Health and Safety in Employment Act and Employment Relations Act. The emphasis for many of these policies was on sexual harassment and related inappropriate behaviour in the…

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Aug 23

Why do my staff hate me? – How managers can feel the love again

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Introduction : Most managers are decent people, which makes it perplexing for them when they feel less than loving vibes emanating from their staff. How did it come to this? Where did it all go wrong? After all I have done for them -those ungrateful #$#$&! In this fast flowing one hour course…

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Aug 18

Managing Poor Performing Employees

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Introduction : Talk to just about any manager and they will have a tale of woe about a current or past employee who drove them insane by not doing their job properly and proved devilishly hard to remove from their employment. All to often the HR advice that managers get is asked for…

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Jul 4

Leadership in the Workplace

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Introduction : The training landscape is littered with overpriced theory ridden training courses about leadership. HR Development and Training Ltd are committed to providing managers and supervisors with a deeper understanding about what leadership in the workplace actually means. Participants will learn about leadership styles and situational leadership. If that sounds like another…

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Jun 16

Teamwork Toolbox Training

Posted by Dave Griffith

Introduction: Workplaces are riddled with teams. Some of the time they work in harmony, but often this is only by accident. The team work toolbox takes proven tools that enhance team productivity and synergy (yes that word is still around) and helps teams solve real problems in their workplace. The course is suitable…

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