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Assertive Conversation Skills Course: Practice Workshop

Can you be conversationally assertive and retain respect? Do you get angry and make aggressive comments or go silent and withdraw? Can you handle misunderstandings, criticisms, anger, disagreements and conflict in a calm and professional manner? Can you say ‘no’ without feeling guilty, have the ‘difficult’ conversation, set boundaries, discuss unacceptable behaviours and deal with them in the moment. Do you want to be more influential and persuasive conversationally? Then come along... [More]
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Counselling Course: An Introduction

This counselling course is designed for a work setting, but is equally applicable for family and friends. Counselling is being increasingly sought as the pressures of work and personal life continue to increase. This reflects the rapidly changing world we live in and the increasing choices we face as individuals. This counselling course introduces you to the concepts that underpin counselling so that you can offer this assistance to your work colleagues, employees, family members an... [More]

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NLP Course: Communication Excellence

Learn Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) in Sydney with NLP classes from the University of Sydney – NLP training courses open to everyone. Are you ready to power up your communication skills? Neuro Linguistic Programming gives you a powerful toolkit for relating to other people. Learn to use NLP’s breakthrough communication skills – including rapport-building, solution focussed questioning and meta model language. See how to lay the foundations of high impact communication and incre... [More]

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Critical Skills for Executive Assistants Course

For success in today’s highly competitive world, executive secretaries and PAs must understand key management skills and be able to use them effectively. In one tightly packed and interactive day you’ll learn and practise the essentials of how to communicate effectively, how to manage yourself and others, and how to continuously upgrade your skills and manage your career. Course content This executive assistant training course covers the following topics: Recognise the changing dyna... [More]

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Listen and Speak Under Pressure Course

You might imagine that listening and speaking under pressure is a natural ability – you either have it or you don’t. In fact, with good preparation and a structured approach you can develop the confidence to be spontaneous and articulate when presenting a proposal, public speaking, strengthening your case or selling your ideas. This lively course will show you a four-step system for doing this, so that, even under pressure, you can speak accurately, fluently and flexibly. Course con... [More]

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The Psychology of Influence Course

Are you ready to take your influencing skills to new levels? Influence is the ability to guide someone’s thinking, decisions or actions. Developing your influencing skills can help you change others’ minds, shift the direction of a conversation or get your point across easily. Discover what it takes to be a great influencer. See how to use four steps to increase your influence in real life situations. Hear how to handle power games. Try out the tools great influencers use – includin... [More]

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NLP Course: Building Confidence

Learn Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) in Sydney with NLP classes from the University of Sydney – NLP training courses open to everyone. Are you ready to power up your confidence and positive thinking skills? Neuro Linguistic Programming provides a set of tools for creating positive thinking patterns and feeling more confident. NLP techniques can be used to increase your personal motivation and develop a positive mindset. Discover how to shift out of the negative thinking patterns... [More]
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Getting What You Want Course: Assertive Communication Skills

If you want to learn how to say ‘no’, make your presence felt in a meeting or tell someone their behaviour is unsatisfactory (while keeping others onside), then this course is for you. You’ll learn how to handle people who ignore you, interrupt you, unduly criticise you, make unreasonable requests or vent their anger against you. A key tool you will explore and use is Yvonne Collier’s LAFFe to Success Behavioural Model to become more assertive. You will discover your dominant behavi... [More]
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Tai Ji Course: Level 1

Tai Ji is a Chinese martial art that has become one of the world’s most popular forms of exercise. Underpinned by the ancient Chinese principles of yin and yang, Tai Ji uses soft, slow and continuous movements in order to train the body and focus the mind. Studies have shown that practising Tai Ji may improve one’s health, reduce stress and provide relief for ailments such as high blood pressure and arthritis. The Tai Ji Beginners course is designed for people over the age of 16 who... [More]
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The Book Club

Our Book Clubs provide a casual but structured discussion led by an experienced academic, author and reader with questions and discussion points developed to assist and enrich your thinking about the book, the author and the ideas. We will offer both fiction and non-fiction book clubs in various streams and will feature a selection of books deemed current, relevant and challenging. No homework is required. You may wish to use The Book Club to work out what you would like to read. Yo... [More]

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