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Top 34 Courses in Self-Improvement 2019/2020

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Coaching for Change

If you are new to coaching or looking to broaden your change leadership skills, exploring coaching for the first time and want to experience the benefits of using a coach ... [+]

Getting Started in becoming a great coach

If you are new to coaching or looking to broaden your change leadership skills, exploring coaching for the first time and want to experience the benefits of using a coaching style, then this is the course for you. You will find that you change your approach at work and home and become more effective with a wider choice of actions.

For the fully taught program there are 4 days of classroom work covering units:

D3.01 Understanding good practice in workplace coaching

Describe the role, responsibilities, and characteristics of the effective workplace coach Describe the range of appropriate behaviors for a coach to use to demonstrate respect for learner’s views and attitudes, promote equality of opportunity and avoid abusing their relationship with others Explain how appropriate assessment tools can be used to identify a person’s learning needs and learning styles or preferences Explain the importance of agreeing on appropriate learning outcomes for workplace coaching activities Explain how the agreed learning outcomes and a person’s learning styles or preferences should be used to determine an appropriate coaching style Recognise any potential barriers to achieving the planned outcomes of coaching in the workplace and explain suitable strategies to overcome these barriers Assess own ability to use a variety of interpersonal communication strategies and give effective feedback to learners on their performance in order to coach them in the workplace ... [-]
United Kingdom Derby
Open Enrollment
English
4 days
Campus
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Coaching for Change

Coaching for Change is proud to offer the Institute of Leadership and Management’s (ILM) Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring qualification. This qualification is designed to s ... [+]

Overview

Coaching for Change is proud to offer the Institute of Leadership and Management’s (ILM) Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring qualification. This qualification is designed to support leaders in the development of management coaching and mentoring skills, as well as helping them to identify the links between coaching, mentoring and the achievement of business goals.

What Does The ILM Level 5 Coaching Qualification Involve?

This qualification can be gained through two approaches:

7 days of classroom learning; A blend of three days of classroom learning and then additional time spent learning via an internal portal at your own convenience.

Whichever of these approaches you take you will be required to spend 12 hours of your time coaching within your organization, building up the practical experience of coaching and logging your work.... [-]

United Kingdom Derby
Open Enrollment
English
12 hours
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
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GBN Training Centre

Personal development accumulates activities that help improve the life of an individual including their career, relationships, productivity and other personal objectives. ... [+]

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Personal development accumulates activities that help improve the life of an individual including their career, relationships, productivity and other personal objectives. It also refers to all programs, techniques, tools and assessment systems that are capable of supporting human development at an individual level in an organization. This program has been designed to help the participants in developing their personalities so they can effectively work with their roles in an organization and overcome the challenges and issues that create obstacles to their success. The participants will learn practical tools that they can use in real life situations and develop a personality that will also inspire others to create a positive atmosphere within the organization. They will also be taught how to model success and to hold close continuous improvement.... [-]

Saudi Arabia Al Khobar
September 2019
English
Full-time
31 days
Campus
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Zoe Talent Solutions

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of ... [+]

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of coaching, providing opportunities for managers to apply these skills. The program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirements of your team.

Course Objectives

At the end of this coaching and mentoring training course participants will have learnt about:

Coaching to improve individual performance The relationship between coaching and other performance management techniques The key coaching styles (input and output) The coaching process and skills The role of the mentor and mentoring programs Course Outline Coaching styles: Input and output coaching Coaching in the context of other performance development techniques Applications for coaching Measuring results Coaching Process: A coaching model Developing empathy Questioning techniques Putting coaching into practice Mentoring: Structuring a Mentoring program to give benefits to the company and individuals involved Who needs mentoring and who makes a good mentor? Responsibilities, skills and overcoming problems Defining and developing the mentoring relationship Who should Attend? ... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kenya Nairobi Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabia Riyadh  + 5 More
Open Enrollment
English
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 days
Campus
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MECAT

Be happy and effective at the personal, social, and career level! This course provides 65 tips that can reduce negative thinking and stress and change your mentality when ... [+]

About the Course

Be happy and effective at the personal, social, and career level! This course provides 65 tips that can reduce negative thinking and stress and change your mentality when you are under pressure. Enjoy learning how to cope with difficult situations, be more self-confident, forgive, and live happy.

Target Audience

Individuals yearning to live happily including entrepreneurs, managers, administrators, students, team leaders, or team members who are looking for self-improvement.

Learning Objectives

This course guides you to develop happiness through interesting methods. It focuses on reducing stress, coping with difficult situations, well-being, self-confidence, self-esteem, anger management, and developing an attitude of forgiveness.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2019
English
Full-time
Campus
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INEAF Business School

Market changes and companies have been remarkable in recent years. It is no longer simply about large profits or earn more money but also it is intended that all persons ... [+]

Market changes and companies have been remarkable in recent years. It is no longer simply about large profits or earn more money but also it is intended that all persons involved in the company are met. Therefore, social relations within the company, today, they are one of the keys to success. For this reason, it is essential that both future professionals, such as workers and, aware of the different possibilities of management leadership in the field empresarial.Tras the study of this course, students can apply the knowledge acquired to the different caseloads of each company, which will lead to better achieve the stated objectives. GOALS

Introduce students to the importance of social relations have in the company know the different roles within the business and its main characteristics Study "Coaching" as a tool for better functioning of the company Learning different group dynamics, their features and benefits.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
Open Enrollment
Spanish
Part-time
100 hours
Online
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Of Course Learning

Hari Kalymnios, author, and founder of The Thought Gym will show you how to set and achieve any goal in your life. Most people struggle with goal setting because they don ... [+]

Hari Kalymnios, author, and founder of The Thought Gym will show you how to set and achieve any goal in your life. Most people struggle with goal setting because they don’t have a structured and proven process to follow. This course will give you the best one!

In this course, you will learn the 13 step process to set and achieve your goals, whatever they may be. It doesn’t even matter if you don’t know what they are yet – you will learn how to figure this out, develop a plan and then achieve it.

Each training session or lecture is delivered with Hari himself directly on the camera, training you. Stop sitting at home and wondering why it isn’t you, and start taking action – begin by enrolling in this course!... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
English
Part-time
Online
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Center for Creative Leadership

This program helps you strengthen your own leadership skills and learn how to build the coaching relationship to develop the skills of others. ... [+]

As a human resource professional, you are in charge more than you know.Today's competitive business landscape means that your role has expanded. The best and most successful human resource professionals learn early on how to gain and use influence to become more of a strategic partner, to determine where the organization is headed and to use the human resources function to guide the way.The best learn how to coach others, to help them tap into their own motivation and come up with ideas and solutions on their own, rather than being told what to do and how to do it - over and over again.Coaching for Human Resource Professionals can help you get there.This program helps you strengthen your own leadership skills and learn how to build the coaching relationship to develop the skills of others. Using the Center's framework of assessment, challenge and support, you will work intensively with a coach, one-to-one and in small groups. Multiple videotaped coaching sessions allow you to more closely examine your coaching style and abilities, learn new skills and effectively build a climate for coaching within your organization.Developed through a collaboration between CCL and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)... [-]

USA Colorado Springs Greensboro Switzerland Davos Belgium Brussels Saint Petersburg College Park Australia Mount Eliza San Diego  + 8 More
September 2019
Part-time
3 days
Campus
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Center for Creative Leadership

This program is custom-designed for delivery to organizations. The Center also offers an open-enrollment version of Coaching for Development. ... [+]

This program is custom-designed for delivery to organizations. The Center also offers an a open-enrollment version of Coaching for Development.

Coaching for Development is a classroom-based, custom-designed program for delivery to organizations, and can be offered to all levels from first-line managers to senior executives. The program effectively builds coaching skills for the organization's leaders, enhances initiatives aimed at managing change, and fosters a climate of organizational learning. The program can teach coaching skills to a general audience, or can be targeted to the organization's internal coaches in the human resources and organization development areas. An important goal of this program is for the organization to become more self-sustaining in developing its leaders internally.... [-]

USA Greensboro Switzerland Davos Colorado Springs Belgium Brussels Saint Petersburg College Park Australia Mount Eliza San Diego  + 8 More
September 2019
Part-time
3 days
Campus
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Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

This unique program uses Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) concepts to offer a fresh approach to becoming an exceptional coach for your people and your organizati ... [+]

Highlights This dynamic two-and-a-half-day program uses Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) concepts to offer a fresh approach to coach your people to be the best they can be, to reach outstanding competency and deliver extraordinary results for your organization.

Who Should Attend Operating managers and other executives who are charged with developing their staff--and whose own performance evaluation includes employee development benchmarks--will find this program invaluable. This is not a typical coaching program on how to deal with performance deficits; instead, it shows how to work one-to-one with employees to build on their individual strengths and create a team of high-performance members.... [-]

USA Ann Arbor India Bengaluru United Arab Emirates Dubai Thailand Bangkok  + 4 More
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Part-time
2 days
Campus
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Seattle Pacific University School of Business and Economics

Using the principles taught in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – the national best seller by Dr. Stephen R. Covey, founder and chairman of Franklin Covey Co. this ... [+]

What you will learn:

Using the principles taught in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – the national best seller by Dr. Stephen R. Covey, founder and chairman of Franklin Covey Co. this dynamic and highly participative course will provide you a roadmap to increase your effectiveness in the workplace and your personal life.

Apply this groundbreaking thought process to your personal & professional life Understand the underlying principles of effectiveness Create a personal mission statement to guide and enhance your life

Length:

Five – half-day sessions of class room instruction supported by a Personal Workbook for continued learning and application.

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USA Seattle
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
5 days
Campus
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Center for Creative Leadership

Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as ... [+]

This research-driven model of coaching is a custom-built, one-on-one developmental experience for the mid- to senior-level executive who is preparing for a greater scope of responsibility or who needs to make a leap forward in leadership capability. Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as a stand-alone leadership development opportunity.

Format

A custom assessment package that typically includes personality and style surveys, 360-degree feedback instruments and telephone interviews with selected work colleagues. In-person feedback and goal-setting sessions. May include a boss-alignment session between the coach, coachee, and the supervisor to cement agreement on developmental goals. Ongoing coaching utilizing a variety of media that could include: telephone, in-person, video, or on-line contact. On-site observations - shadowing - can be included in the assessment or coaching phase. ... [-]
USA Greensboro Switzerland Davos Colorado Springs Belgium Brussels Saint Petersburg College Park Australia Mount Eliza San Diego  + 8 More
September 2019
Part-time
6 months
Campus
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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Rio de Janeiro

The "Collaborative Creative Processes" course seeks to free the public from pre-established concepts in relation to creativity by presenting possibilities for thinking, w ... [+]

Because?

To develop in students 21st century skills through project practice, such as problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, among others.

For whom?

For entrepreneurs, innovators, artists and students from diverse disciplines, the course is intended for all who seek to live a life with greater creative freedom.

How is it?

The "Collaborative Creative Processes" course seeks to free the public from pre-established concepts in relation to creativity by presenting possibilities for thinking, while encouraging the breakdown of the main creative barriers using a variety of tools in a practical workshop.

In a world where technology and information are increasingly available, creativity has become more than a major differentiator for the job market, and is indispensable to remain relevant in the Age of Knowledge.... [-]

Brazil Rio de Janeiro
October 2019
Portuguese,Portuguese (Brazil)
Part-time
3 months
Campus
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London Business Training & Consulting

Upon completion of this management training workshops, you will be able to increase personal awareness of your: sensitive line; emotional intelligence; personal values &a ... [+]

Personal Skills Development KEY INFORMATION Course Code: LSS104 Duration: 3 days Fee: £1575 COURSE OUTLINE Developing Self-Awareness Key dimensions of self-awareness The enigma of self-awareness Understanding and appreciating individual differences Important areas of self-awareness Managing Stress and Well-Being Managing stress and fostering well-being Major elements of stress Managing stressors Eliminating stressors Developing resiliency and well-being Temporary stress-reduction techniques Solving Problems Analytically and Creatively Problems solving, creativity, and innovation Steps in analytical problem solving Impediments to creative problem solving Multiple approaches to creativity Conceptual blocks Conceptual blockbusting Hints for applying problem-solving techniques Fostering creativity in others Target audience Those who wish to develop their personal skills. Staff at all levels of an organization. Those who wish to develop themselves as more competent and effective managers. Learning outcomes ... [-]
United Kingdom London
November 2019
English
Full-time
3 days
Campus
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Academy of York

Do you like the idea of making a difference in the world? Do you like the idea of helping people? Do you like the idea of working for yourself, in your own time and at yo ... [+]

Overview

‘Make a difference in people’s lives and help them reach their goals

Do you like the idea of making a difference in the world? Do you like the idea of helping people? Do you like the idea of working for yourself, in your own time and at your own pace? Being a Life Coach provides you with an opportunity to get out of the 9 – 5 grind, out of the traffic, out of the boss’s hair, out of your shell, and into your own time, your own pace, your own and your difference!

Life Coach partners with their client to assess the client’s goals, where they are at, where they want to go, and then assist to bridge that gap. Therefore, Life Coaches have very distinctive character traits. They are empathic, patient and compassionate, they also exhibit strong leadership, organizational and communication skills.... [-]

South Africa Randburg
February 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
Online
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