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Management Training News: w/c 30th September 2012

Management Training Resources: w/c 30th September 2012

This week, we start with the 16th in our series of free MTL Motivators. It's on "Presentation Skills" and comes with an original training exercise that you can use on any course. Download your copy in item 1 below.

Other items in this week's "Management Training Resources" include the irreplaceable quality of persistence; a new quiz on selection interview skills; why we no longer squirm at the quality of our skills collections; and our round-up of September 2012's management training resources.

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Free Management Training Materials: "Presentation Skills" Motivators

13pres_142 Here is the 16th in our collection of free MTL Motivators and it's on "Presentation Skills". This series of 100 quotes is a great addition to your portfolio of online management training materials and can be used in lots of imaginative ways on any communications or presentation skills course. As usual, we'll also give you an original and memorable training room exercise that will make use of these quotes. The exercise with the Presentation Skills Motivators is called, "The MI Mashup". It makes for a really enjoyable end-of-course round-up game. Click here to download your own free copy now... more

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The Irreplaceable Quality of Persistence

persistence_175 Some of our best-loved management training resources have very little to do with the skills of management but everything to do with the skills of personal development. Last week, for example, we brought you a feature on Patience and how this quality can bring out the best in anyone. Continuing on the same theme, this week we look at another key personal development quality: persistence. In this article, you'll find out why persistence is the stuff of true geniuses and why President Coolidge once said that nothing else could take its place... more

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This Week's Quiz: Selection Interview Skills

quizjpg_175 Do you know when you should make up your mind about a candidate's suitability? Can you say whether it's good or bad practice to compare candidates with each other? Is it true that an experienced recruiter can judge a person's suitability within a few minutes? Do you know what candidates find most distracting in your manner? And where should you look when writing notes? All of these and more are in this week's quiz on Selection Interview Skills. It's free to enter and you could win a prize. For fun and learning, try this week's quiz here... more

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The Brilliance of Online Management Training

ccarecoll03_142 When we started up ManageTrainLearn as a provider of management training resources 15 years ago, we never dreamed of how far things would develop in e-learning. Back in 1997, we were over the moon when we managed to launch our first online courses, though, looking back, it makes us squirm to compare those technically-limited products to today's. That's why we are thrilled with some of the collections of management training materials that we are able to offer you today and why this week we are putting the spotlight on the 27 management training products that form the MTL Customer Care Collection... more

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Our Round-Up of September's Management Training Resources

roundup_175 Here's your chance to catch up on the pick of September 2012's management training resources in our end-of-month round-up. In September, we brought you more training resources than ever to use in your learning and training. We added 4 free management training products to our MTL Motivators series and threw in 4 original training room exercises as a bonus. We also brought you 4 new quizzes; stories on perception, time management, and personal qualities; and spotlights on "SkillBoosters", free online courses, one-day course plans, and "Management Learning Bites"; plus lots, lots more. Once again, an abundant month of great online management training materials... more

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