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Management Training News: w/c 27th February 2011

Management Training Resources: w/c 27th February 2011

This week, we have a new free email course for you to add to your 10-Day E-Course library. It's "Leadership Skills" and you can subscribe right now by following the link in the first item below.

Other items in this week's "Management Training Resources" include stop press news of an amazing offer on our latest iPad app for just $2.99; how to discover your team role; a free sampler of our new e-book, "Hints, Tips, and Tricks for Modern Managers"; and an inspiring anecdote for anyone who wonders whether they're ever going to be a success.

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New Free E-Course for Leaders

ecourse_142 We're adding to our hugely popular series of 10-day Email Courses this week with a new programme that will teach you how to lead. It's "Leadership Skills" and it's completely free for you to take while we are building up the series. In this 2-week-long course, you'll get daily emails giving you the very best tips and techniques from our award-winning management training courses on Leadership. Discover the secrets of leadership by signing up now... more

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"Enneagram Personality Types" for the iPad

enneagramipad_142 This week sees the launch of our 9th course for the iPad, "Enneagram Personality Types", at the introductory price of just $2.99. This follows close on the heels of last week's "Maximising Your Potential" and the previous week's "Counselling Skills". The latest manual continues our partnership with Intersog, who have established themselves as the number one publisher of mobile applications. With the best in learning content, extraordinary technology, and an unbelievable value-for-money price, "Enneagram Personality Types" is another landmark in modern training... more

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Models of Management: The Margerison-McCann Team Profile

margersionmccannprofile_142 The Margerison-McCann Team Profile is a psychometric tool developed by Drs Charles Margerison and Dick McCann to help people identify their personal team preferences. The profile is based on 64 questions that aim to discover your personal values, the type of work you prefer, how strong a team player you are, how well you seize opportunities, and how likely you are to take on responsibilities for the team. In line with other team role profiles, such as Belbin's model and the Enneagram model, the resulting "wheel" presents a model of team role types and where you fit in... more

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"Hints, Tips, and Tricks for Modern Managers": Free Sampler

hintstipstrickssampler_142 Last week, we introduced you to our new manual for managers, "Hints, Tips, and Tricks for Modern Managers", a collection of 2000 one-liners taken from our wide-ranging collection of management training products. This week, we offer a free sampler to accompany the new manual. In the free sampler, you'll get 300 hints, tips, and tricks from 3 of our top programmes: "Influencing and Negotiating Skills", "Maximising Your Potential", and "Time Management". Follow this link and download your free sampler now... more

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Management Anecdote: The Fern and the Bamboo

bamboo_142 Whether we work for others or work on our own, we are all subject to the ups and downs of life. It is often tempting when we experience a downer to want to give up, the more so if it is something we wanted badly and cannot see why we "failed". The "Fern and Bamboo" anecdote is a reminder that there is no common path to what we call "success" and that just because you haven't achieved everything you want doesn't mean you should stop trying or give up. It is a story to accompany anyone who dreams long and dreams big... more

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