Thinking about starting your own business? Need to understand the basics of economics and balancing the books? Want to improve your employability? Our range of professional courses can help you get your start-up off the ground, improve your job-hunting prospects, and help you learn or develop new skills.
Course Date: Sat 18 Aug 2018 (and 2 other dates) Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
A popular one-day course that provides an overview of some common techniques used to market businesses on the internet. Examine Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), web advertising and social media marketing among other topics.
Course Date: Tue 18 Sep 2018 Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Transforming nature, trading goods - we call it the economy. Scientists and sages across cultures have been discussing it for centuries. What do they have to tell us? Is there really no alternative? Tutor: Christian Michel.
Do you feel your opinion is not heard and that people with louder voices or bigger personalities cut through what you have to say? Learn and develop assertive, confident speaking in business or social situations.
Whatever your reasons for speaking publicly, allay your fears by learning techniques for formal and impromptu speeches, introductions, discussion leading and public questioning, and boost your general confidence at the same time.
Course Date: Wed 19 Sep 2018 (and 5 other dates) Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
Discover how to enhance your vocal and physical impact and presence in many situations and become aware of habits that may hold you back from achieving your full potential. Skills include establishing rapport, assertive posture and gesture, vocal energy, projecting an effective personal style, sensitive listening and communicating with care and conviction.
Course Date: Wed 19 Sep 2018 (and 1 other date) Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Economics studies human behaviour as we obtain the goods we desire in a world where scarcity exists. This course will be using a critical thinking and ethics approach to economics, rather than mathematical models, to better understand what we and fellow humans do when we work, exchange, coordinate with others, consume, and invest.
Course Date: Thu 20 Sep 2018 (and 2 other dates) Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
How skilfully do you manage the impression you make on people? Develop your personal effectiveness by looking at voice and body language, assertiveness, sensitive listening, interviewing techniques and skills for business meetings.
Course Date: Fri 21 Sep 2018 (and 2 other dates) Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Communicate your ideas fluently and persuasively to enhance your impact on others. Skills include motivating, influencing, negotiating, overcoming objections, winning with words and developing an effective style.
Course Date: Tue 25 Sep 2018 (and 2 other dates) Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
Develop an advanced skillset that you can use to write persuasive and informative emails, reports and proposals. Learn about the elements of language, style and structure that you need to write to a sophisticated level in the workplace.