Leadership course and footy

Consultants' Consultant

I’m not a footy fan, a friend pointed this out, but here’s the important piece Collingwood coach, Nathan Buckley, underwent a leadership course this year, with observers noting Buckley’s more relaxed and fun attitude… […].

Has global mining productivity reversed course?


New analysis of the Mining Productivity Index shows a gradual increase in mining productivity since 2013. Metals & Mining Insights

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Networking Course at Management Consulted

Management Consulted

The post Networking Course at Management Consulted appeared first on Management Consulted. Most of us at one time or another have heard the phrase, “It’s not what you know, but who you know.” ” We’ll adjust this slightly for management consulting, “It’s not just what you know, but who you know.” ” While having … Continued. consulting networking

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Of Course People Aren’t Going to Do What They’re Told

Markovitz Consulting

According to the Wall Street Journal , passengers on Southwest Airlines flight 1380, which suffered an engine failure and broken window, didn’t use their oxygen masks properly.

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5 Recommended Courses To Develop Business Understanding for Consulting

Management Consulted

However, for some quick understanding, check out these 5 free online courses provided by some of the top universities and graduate programs in the U.S Broken into three modules of three weeks each, this course is taught by David Bell, Peter Fadell, and Barbara E.

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Of course it’s a difficult problem

Seth Godin Blog

All the easy ones are already solved. Difficult problems are precisely what we signed up for, right? Or, at the very least, the only problems that are left.

Workshops are not courses

Seth Godin Blog

Traditional courses, online or off, are linear. Traditional courses scale in a particular way. A course can be quite effective. Students get a ton of actionable insights from the highly-rated video courses I offer at Udemy. But a course can’t possibly provide the magic of a workshop. The Akimbo Workshops aren’t courses. In a typical course, that number would be zero.

Global Risk 2017: Staying the Course in Banking


BCG’s seventh annual study of global risk management in banking explores the industry’s rising level of economic profit, the ever-evolving and intensifying regulatory climate, and the steps that senior executives must take to stay the course in highly challenging times.

Of course they’re wrong

Seth Godin Blog

But of course, everyone else is right as well. It seems like our take on culture is that we’re right. We shake hands properly, use a napkin properly, speak up at events problerly and even greet one another on the street properly. When I’m in a foreign city, I’m always amazed at how (friendly/offputting/aloof/intimate) everyone else is. They’re the home team, so they’re even more right than I am.

The freelancer course is here

Seth Godin Blog

To provoke you to take advantage of this moment,  my new course for freelancers is now available on Udemy. This is the course I wish I had taken thirty years ago.  The course comes with a money-back guarantee.

CPD online courses – Canada, US & International

Consultant Journal

CPD online courses – in Canada, US & International – and other offerings for continuing professional development can help busy legal, medical, financial and other professionals meet their annual requirements. In many fields, professionals need to take a minimum number of CPD courses each year to meet requirements for maintaining membership, licenses, certifications or other designations. Academic course.

China’s Consumers Stay the (Slightly Slower) Course


Article Monday, June 20, 2016. China’s economy continues to make global headlines, with each uptick or downtick in GDP growth, industrial output, retail sales, or other measure pored over like tea leaves for what it portends.

Of course it could be better

Seth Godin Blog

That’s not the question, not really. The question is, “what are you going to do about it?” ” And, to follow up, “what effort are you willing to put in to make it better?” ” If you’re not willing to make it better, it’s probably going to stay the way it is. The first day of summer is right around the corner (or winter, if you live in the other hemisphere).

Of course it's been done before

Seth Godin Blog

John Koenig calls it  vemödalen. The fear that you''re doing something that''s already been done before, that everything that can be done has been done. Just about every successful initiative and project starts from a place of replication.

Charting a Course to an Optimized Payment Platform


Article Wednesday, April 06, 2016. For banks around the world, a centralized, standardized payment platform is quickly becoming a must-have, not a nice-to-have.

Every Computer Science Degree Should Require a Course in Cybersecurity

Harvard Business

Just one of the top 24 U.S. undergraduate programs does. Security & privacy Internet Technology Digital Article

My skillshare course goes live tomorrow

Seth Godin Blog

The course is archived, so you can take it at your convenience. They''ve beefed up their servers, so if you had trouble signing up last week, today might be worth a try. The details are right here.

Crash Course in Free Market Economics and Income Inequality


Bloomberg columnist Barry Ritholtz, a higher minimum wage advocate, pounced on the news, calling the wage hike Wal-Mart’s Crash Course in Labor Economics Last week, we learned that Wal-Mart was giving the lowest paid of its hourly employees a raise. Crash Course for Ritholtz Barry, please throw away your Soviet-style central planning model where governments set prices of wages, interest rates, crops, etc.

Have Obstacles to Change? Of course you do!

Gina Abudi

Of course you do! Address them through communications. Obstacles to implementing change initiatives are common and can certainly cause change project failure if they are not addressed. Obstacles can be business-focused or personal-focused, as shown in the table below. Business-focused obstacles to change Personal-focused obstacles to change Lack of tools or technology to enable for success Insufficient information about [.]. The post Have Obstacles to Change? appeared first on Gina Abudi.

"Three Es Suggest Massive Change is Upon Us" Chris Martenson's Accelerated Crash Course


Chris Martenson at Peak Prosperity put together a condensed version of his 4.5-hour long Crash Course Video Series. Here is a link to the Accelerated Crash Course Transcript.

State is an Institution of Theft (Except of Course for Politicians and their Escape Hatches)


Here''s an interesting video courtesy of a reader from the Republic of Slovenia who sent the link.

Central Banks Rethink 2% Inflation Target (In the Wrong Direction of Course)


If Central Banks wanted to make a positive impact on the global economy, they would abolish themselves and let the free market set rates. Instead, and after pursuing a 2% inflation target for decades, central bankers now ponder the need for even higher rates of inflation. more…). Economics

To go solo or not? WICademy course on Consulting may have the answer!

Women in Consulting

By: Beverley Bird As WIC prepares to launch a WICademy course on Consulting for those considering going out on their own, I began reflecting on my experiences as a Consultant. Of course there are a couple of challenges in the world of consulting. I don’t know about you but I think it would be great to take a course on what to expect and how to structure a move into consulting.

Record 65% Think Stocks Will Rise Over Course of One Year: Did the Bell Just Ring?


Hooray! The latest University of Michigan sentiment survey shows US Stock Market Bullishness Hit an All-Time High. more…). Economics

Collision Course: Motor Vehicle Production +0.5%, Motor Vehicle Sales -4.4% Year-Over-Year


In the third poor economic report today, we learned industrial production declined 0.4% vs. an Econoday Consensus of -0.2%. Diving … Continue reading → Economics

“Crisis Ready” for College, University, and MBA Courses

Melissa Agnes

These five phases provide a structure for course curriculums that is both easy to digest and implement. What types of courses does Crisis Ready apply to? Include Crisis Ready as part of your course’s required reading.

Become an Excel Expert! Top 5 free online courses


here are the top online courses to improve your skills. You can then follow on with the Excel Macros course afterwards too! If you have money to spend and want a certificate to add to your CV that says you completed such a course, the following two programs come with good reviews. U demy Online Courses. Excel skills are the one thing which recruiters continuously say are very weak among new consultants. So to help you get a head start (or to catch up!)

For startups and those about to start: a new course on Skillshare

Seth Godin Blog

To start off the year, the folks at Skillshare asked me to teach a course for them. You can find the details on the course at the link above. Update, Thursday morning: Response to this course has been very strong. [link].

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Reverses Course, Now in Support of Massive Tax Hikes and Non-Reforms; Approval Rating Plunges


Those who thought Mayor Rahm Emanuel would bring change to the city of Chicago thought wrong. As with president Obama, people in Chicago believed in change, but all they got was promises, lies, and the status quo. Thus it should be no surprise that Rahm Emanuel''s Reelection Bid Is Not Looking So Hot Right Now.

CPD for BC CPA accounting members

Consultant Journal

Our discussion of CPD explains both online and offline courses and examples of the kinds of continuing education many professions recognize. So time spent in self study on books and courses counts too. Some professionals from a range of careers – not just accounting — have turned to our books on consulting practice management for CPD course credit.

Greece Rejects 25th Hour Request to Change Course; Tsipras Asks Eurozone for Third Bailout; Rajoy Seeks to Save His Own Ass


Greece Rejects 25th Hour to Change Course In spite of the pleas, Greece Rejects Creditor Pleas to Change Course. Greece’s government entered its final day in an EU bailout defiantly rejecting eleventh-hour pleas from its eurozone creditors to change course. Coordinated Meddling Eurozone leaders are pouring it on thick again today with warning after warning.

Habits – The Big Secret to Marketing Success

The More Clients Blog

And even if we pay good money for courses and programs, much of it goes to waste. I just learned recently that 97% of people who buy a course online never complete it. Uncategorized Advertising Business economics club Cheers coach course online Customer Economy Google [link] James Clear marketing More Clients Club Sales Supply chain management YouTubeWhat do you think you need more than anything else to attract more of your ideal clients?

Nail Your Marketing Message in Your LinkedIn Profile

The More Clients Blog

Then he writes about how he does it: HOW I DO IT: I provide “do it yourself” online courses, 1-on-1 private and group coaching and written materials that help Business Coaches & Consultants discover how to generate more business for themselves using LinkedIn and Webinars. __. The Club is a collection of online marketing courses and tutorials, expert interviews, and resources – with hands-on, step-by-step strategies and guidance on how to attract more of your ideal clients.

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“Your Training Workshop Was Difficult”

Gina Abudi

Training course development critical skills training education engaging learners engaging training leadership workshops learning programs Professional Development training workshops Hence…I Learned Something! I was working with a client just last week to schedule training workshops for the 2015. We got to talking about some the feedback she receives on my workshops. She said she frequently hears from participants in my workshops that they had to do a lot of work and were challenged.

Consultant Ninja: It started at dinner near a shipyard.: Management.

Consultant Ninja

Over dinner, my seasoned colleagues inquired about the "Consulting 101" course I had just completed before joining the project. And because of that I can say that I've received more from this blog (and of you, of course) than I expected. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Consultant Ninja. Management Consultant | Excel Jockey | Slide Monkey | Corporate Insurgent | One-Eyed Man in the Valley of the Blind Mckinsey | Bain | BCG | Booz | Oliver Wyman. Friday, July 17, 2009.

The Crazy Lives of Consultants: New Year's Resolutions for.

The Crazy Lives of Consultants

I got to thinking as I typed away on my laptop in the middle of Christmas dinner (had to finish the year-end financials and collections, of course.): skip to main | skip to sidebar. Saturday, December 27, 2008. New Years Resolutions for Consultants. what should a true hard-core consultant resolve to do differently in 2009? Here are a few suggestions: 1) I will not cut in front of the blind guy at the TSA checkpoint (yes, we did see it).

Seth's Blog: Urgent, please read asap

Seth Godin Blog

That's what gets done, of course. The problem, of course, is that the queue of urgent never ends, it merely changes its volume as it gets longer.  Seths Blog.Seth Godins riffs on marketing, respect, and the ways ideas spread. About. Archives. Subscribe. Recent Posts. "Oh, Oh, thats just a hack someone put together.". The sophisticates. Q&A: Purple Cows and commodities. Colors or numbers? Words are hooks, words are levers. Mumbo vs. Jumbo. Death and Taxes, 2014.