Introduction to Gantt Charts - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture describing the basics of Project Management in respect of why Gantt Charts are useful. This lecture also introduces the concepts of the creation of Gantt Charts from scratch so that this knowledge can be applied to real world scenarios.
An Introduction to Cross Cultural Working - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture introducing Cross Cultural working and management within organisations.
Developing Coaching Skills Using the GROW Framework - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which will look at developing coaching skills using the GROW model.
Introduction to Emotional Intelligence - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which introduces Emotional Intelligence, the history behind it and the reason it is important today.
Model of Emotional Intelligence - Mini Lecture
A mini–lecture which introduces Daniel Goleman's model of emotional intelligence. The lecture will give a brief overview of EI and review some of the historical research of the concept of emotional quotient and competencies. The lecture will then move to look in more depth at the four dimensions of Goleman's model of EI, identifying the competencies which belong to each area, whilst indicating the relevance of each to the other.
An Introduction to Microsoft Project for Drawing Gantt Charts - Mini Lecture
An introductory mini-lecture on using Microsoft Project for creating Gantt charts. This lecture will focus on explaining the purpose and some of the key features of a Gantt Chart and how the use of Project Management Software such as Microsoft Project can help with the creation of Gantt Charts for project management.
Making Effective Business Phonecalls - Mini Lecture
A mini lecture on Making Effective Business Phonecalls - which starts with the basics of why and when to use the telephone. It will then progress to some useful techniques and etiquette including use of the phonetic alphabet to spell words over the phone. Even if you use the phone regularly there may be some things you don't know or could refresh.
The Psychology of the Telephone - Mini Lecture
A mini lecture which goes beyond the basic techniques of using a telephone, covering things you need to know about the psychology of this mode of communication. The mini-lecture will encourage you to consider how to be even more effective by really 'tuning in' to the other person.
Measurement for Managers - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture designed to provide you with knowledge on measures that managers can use within a work environment. The necessity of such measures will be visited. The balanced scorecard will be introduced and reviewed in much detail. This will later enable you to analyse scenarios and apply measures that managers would be expected to use.
Costing Strategies - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which considers costing in an organisation. By the end of this session you should be able to: differentiate between fixed and variable costs and, understand break-even analysis.
Sources of Finance - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture on Sources of Finance. This will introduce you to a wide variety of sources of finance and their characteristics. It will also discuss which sources of finance are appropriate in which situations.
Customer Wants and Needs - Mini Lecture
An introductory mini-lecture about understanding our customers and what it is that they want.
Customer Buying Behaviour - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture on buying behaviour, the differences between customers and consumers, and the Pareto effect. This lecture will expand your understanding of how the customer buying process works in practice.
Segmenting and Targeting - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which outlines the main benefits of segmenting markets, then looks at some of the ways in which markets can be segmented, and finally how to assess the viability of segments.
Understanding What Customers Want - Mini Lecture
A very short introductory mini-lecture about understanding our customers and what it is that they want.
Customer Needs and Product Benefits - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture about customer needs and product benefits
Customers and their Buying Behaviour - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture about customer buying behaviour e.g the way customers buy particular products such as why, where, how often, for whom, and in what quantity they buy them.
GDC 2011 - a quick overview! I was at GDC 2011 in San Francisco this year and ran into a few old friends. Including video game journalist Geoff Keighley and bungie composer Marty O'Donnell. GDC is a great event that happens every year where big gaming and independent gaming companies alike attend sessions, meet other developers and catch a glimpse of what the future of gaming may hold.
I was at GDC 2011 in San Francisco this year and ran into a few old friends. Including video game journalist Geoff Keighley and bungie composer Marty O'Donnell. GDC is a great event that happens every year where big gaming and independent gaming companies alike attend sessions, meet other developers and catch a glimpse of what the future of gaming may hold.Author(s):