No death by PowerPoint! All courses are designed to your needs, are engaging, interactive and packed with practical tips.

GET AHEAD IN SETTING & ACHIEVING GOALS

The tips to ensure you actually achieve your goals

Learnings

  • The 5 steps to goal setting success
  • Deciding on achievable goals
  • How to be a step closer every day
  • The benefits of smaller goals

 

Options: 2 hours to half day


GET AHEAD IN MaKing a profit

5 steps to structure your business communications for profit (AIDCA)

Learnings

  • Finding the need
  • Writing winning emails
  • Pitching
  • Questioning techniques
  • Making calls with confidence
  • Closing techniques
  • Handling objections

Techniques that work with emails, talks, social media, telephone calls and presentations

Options: half day to 10 days

GET AHEAD IN BUILDING YOUR NETWORK

Offline and online networks

Learnings

  • Where to start the easy way
  • Why a network is central to your success
  • Who you need to include
  • Mentoring

 

Options: half day to full day

 

Get Ahead with Better Presentations

No more death by powerpoint!

Learnings

  • Put yourself in the place of the listener
  • Using humour to ensure point remembered
  • Getting the audience on side
  • Powerful ways to deliver talks

Option: 2 hours to half day


ACTION LEARNING

A place for a group of people to explore & share, challenges & issues

Learnings

  • Different perspectives to challenges and decision making
  • Managing complexity
  • Asking powerful and focussed questions
  • Learn from others experiences of going through similar challenges
  • The solutions to your current and real issues

The same group of 4-7 people meets each time ensuring confidentiality and honesty. 

Learn more.

Options: depending on group size

  • half day (5-8 sessions)
  • full day (5-8 sessions)

GET AHEAD IN MARKETING

Websites, domains, emails, social media, blogs.

 

Learnings

  • Create messages and content that your target audience will react to
  • How, what and when to blog
  • Social Media strategy - which platform reaches your audience & what to say.
  • Newsletters
  • Creating/Updating websites
  • Pitching emails

 

Options: half day to 3 days

Lunch & Learn

Any topic

  • Learn tips
  • Ask questions
  • Meet people

2 hours over lunchtime

 

ACCREDITED COURSES

Health & Safety - 1 day course

Welcome Host - 1 day

OCN Business Courses - 20-28 hours:

  • Business Development
  • Preparing for Self Employment
  • Business Skills
  • Enterprising Skills
Rickie is a joy to work with she explains things in a clear and concise manner. You learn without being taught.
— Colin Knott - www.ryecroftcommunityhub.org