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Courses are intended to be taken by those wishing to further their personal development. Whether you take the courses in a classroom or online, there are a variety of specialized study areas.

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AMD Akademie Mode & Design
Campus Full time October 2018 Germany Hamburg Düsseldorf Munich Berlin + 2 more

Are you creative and are you interested in a design degree program? A creative folder is required for the application - but which work samples do you want to show? What is artistically convincing, what is not? How do you prepare the folder in the best case? [+]

Are you creative and are you interested in a design degree program? A creative folder is required for the application - but which work samples do you want to show? What is artistically convincing, what is not? How do you prepare the folder in the best case?

Come to the AMD and bring along your portfolio or work. These can be drawings, collages, photos, designs with writing (flyers, school papers, birthday announcements, etc.) or websites - everything that expresses your creativity.

We will give you feedback on your portfolio and will be pleased to advise you. Which works have potential? Which aspects can be improved? How can you optimize the folder as such? We take our time and offer both group and individual talks.... [-]


Intensive Course in Design Thinking

London School of Design and Marketing (ES)
Campus Full time 5 days June 2019 United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Portugal Porto + 4 more

Design Thinking is an innovative methodology based on a human-centered approach that attempts to solve complex problems with design. It is a methodology focused on finding unique solutions in the challenges of everyday life. [+]

Design Thinking is an innovative methodology based on a human-centered approach that attempts to solve complex problems with design. It is a methodology focused on finding unique solutions in the challenges of everyday life.

Square: 20

Duration: 5 Days (35h) with practical component

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Designed and created for creatives, artists, administrators, entrepreneurs and people interested in practical training, with real applicability in the field of Design Thinking./>

Our Design Thinking course program will present definitions and concepts related to creativity and design. It will allow participants to explore what creativity is in design and will also allow them to relate creativity methods to different concepts, namely, the needs of the people, the needs of the consumer and the user interface. Throughout the course, participants will carry out group work and implement creative processes using various techniques related to the development of creative skills.... [-]


Short Course Design Thinking

London School Of Design And Marketing
Campus Full time 5 days June 2019 United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Portugal Porto + 4 more

Design thinking is an innovative methodology based on a human-centered approach that tries to solve complex and uncertain problems with the design. It is focused on finding unique solutions everyday challenges. [+]

Design thinking is an innovative methodology based on a human-centered approach that tries to solve complex and uncertain problems with the design. It is focused on finding unique solutions everyday challenges.

Vacancies: 20

Duration: 5 Days (35h) with a practical component

Overview

Designed and created for creatives, artists, managers, entrepreneurs, and people interested in a practical education, with real-world applicability in the Design Thinking field.

Our Design Thinking course program will present definitions and concepts related to creativity and design. It will allow participants to explore what creativity in design is and it will also allow them to relate creativity methods to different concepts, namely people’s needs, consumer needs and user interface. Throughout the course, participants will carry out group work and implement creative processes using several techniques related to the development of creative skills.... [-]


ILM Level 5 Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring

Coaching for Change
Campus Online & Campus Combined 12 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom Derby

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Online Course: Design your Next Career Move

TU Delft Open & Online Education
Online Part time 6 weeks Open Enrollment Netherlands Netherlands Online

Evolution, adaptation, transformation – change is everywhere and it's getting faster all the time. Nowhere is this truer than in the world of engineering. Against this moving backdrop, it is vital to ensure that you have a career where you thrive, feel valued and develop professionally. By joining our online community of fellow professional engineers you will open up new possibilities and learn how to explore the options, design and land your next career move! [+]

Evolution, adaptation, transformation – change is everywhere and it's getting faster all the time. Nowhere is this truer than in the world of engineering. Against this moving backdrop, it is vital to ensure that you have a career where you thrive, feel valued and develop professionally. By joining our online community of fellow professional engineers you will open up new possibilities and learn how to explore the options, design and land your next career move!

In this course, you will master a career-thinking model specifically aimed at engineers. It will help you to identify your career challenges and create scenarios that will enable you to take the lead in moving your career forward. Whether you are in the early stages of your career or an experienced professional, the benefits of following a systems approach will give you a unique advantage when planning and design your next career move.... [-]


Self Management and Entrepreneurship

Columbia College Chicago Online
Online 8 weeks June 2019 USA USA Online

Being a successful creative also means being a great entrepreneur. Develop practical strategies for managing and monetizing your creativity in this introductory entrepreneurship course. You’ll learn how to navigate the professional world as a working artist and build a self-sustaining career doing what you love. [+]

SELF-MANAGEMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP Overview

Being a successful creative also means being a great entrepreneur. Develop practical strategies for managing and monetizing your creativity in this introductory entrepreneurship course. You’ll learn how to navigate the professional world as a working artist and build a self-sustaining career doing what you love. This course will give you the expertise you need to run a small business, work as a freelancer and thrive in your everyday life.

Develop the business mindset you need to succeed as an entrepreneur, freelancer or working artist. Collaborate with artists across industries and leverage their strategies to apply to your own discipline. Learn the fundamentals of entrepreneurship in the arts, entertainment and media industries — all on your schedule. ... [-]

Labor Climate Workshop: Culture of Results

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 20 hours November 2018 Mexico Santiago de Querétaro Morelia Oaxaca + 3 more

General objective: the participants will identify the impact of the work climate on the results of their company: performance, rotation, absenteeism, health, job security and sustainability. They will know and apply systemic diagnosis models that allow them to identify the root causes of work environment problems and analyze the results of their evaluations from different perspectives: Top Companies, Great Place to Work or their own model of climate diagnosis. They will identify and design solutions that ensure their contribution with an adequate working environment and contribute to the sustainability of their organization. [+]

General purpose:

Participants will identify the impact of the work environment on the results of their company: performance, turnover, absenteeism, health, job security and sustainability. They will know and apply systemic diagnosis models that allow them to identify the root causes of work environment problems and analyze the results of their evaluations from different perspectives: Top Companies, Great Place to Work or their own model of climate diagnosis. They will identify and design solutions that ensure their contribution with an adequate working environment and contribute to the sustainability of their organization.

Benefit:From the application of diagnostic tools such as: Great Place to Work, Top Companies or assessments tailored to the company, participants will get tools to be able to answer the following questions: Why we obtained these results in the climate evaluation ? and how do we solve it?They will apply analysis models to identify root causes of the problems related to the work climate and the impact on the strategic objectives of the company.They will identify solutions focused on the personal level, as well as proposals related to the company's processes, based on the analysis of cases and best practices.They will design a basic plan of action that will allow them to implement solutions with impact on the climate and on the overall results of their organization.Addressed to:... [-]

ILM Level 5 Qualifications in Coaching and Mentoring Course

Results Driven Group
Campus 5 - 6 days November 2018 United Kingdom Duffield London United Arab Emirates Dubai Keswick + 3 more

The ILM Level 5 Certificate and Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring are ideal qualifications for managers with significant responsibility for coaching and mentoring as part of their day-to-day role. [+]

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Develop your ability as a confident, well-practiced coach and mentor

The ILM Level 5 Certificate and Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring are ideal qualifications for managers with significant responsibility for coaching and mentoring as part of their day-to-day role.

They are also designed to develop learners planning to move into a development role or start a career as a freelance coach and mentor.

There are three mandatory units in this qualification, which you can take as either a Certificate or a Diploma. The first unit, Understanding the skills, principles, and practice of effective management coaching and mentoring aims to enable you to understand the role and contribution of coaching and mentoring and build a business case. The second unit, Reviewing own ability as a management coach or mentor aims to give you the ability to critically review your own personal qualities, skills, and competence.... [-]


Personal Skills Development

London Business Training & Consulting
Campus Full time 3 days August 2019 United Kingdom London

Upon completion of this management training workshops, you will be able to increase personal awareness of your: sensitive line; emotional intelligence; personal values & moral maturity; cognitive style; orientation toward change; and core self-evaluation, etc. [+]

Best Courses in Self-Improvement 2018/2019. Personal Skills Development KEY INFORMATION Course Code: LSS104 Duration: 3 days Fee: £1410 + VAT DATE 15 Aug to 17 Aug 2018 12 Dec to 14 Dec 2018 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 ... [-]

Course in How to Succeed at: Interviews

FutureLearn
Online Part time 3 weeks November 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

This course has been designed and developed by experts from The Careers Service here at The University of Sheffield to help you to succeed at interviews, whether you are applying for jobs or planning to study. Because being offered an interview can be quite daunting, we’ve put together a set of materials to help you prepare and be successful on the day. [+]

This course has been designed and developed by experts from The Careers Service here at The University of Sheffield to help you to succeed at interviews, whether you are applying for jobs or planning to study. Because being offered an interview can be quite daunting, we’ve put together a set of materials to help you prepare and be successful on the day.

We’ll help you to research the organisation so you can answer that frequently asked question ‘why do you want to work for us?’ with style. We’ll provide advice on what to wear (and what not to wear) and go through some common interview questions. We’ll have tips from employers and admissions tutors on what they look for in candidates and cover the types of questions you should be asking them.... [-]


Ultimate Personal Development Course: Physical, Mental, Psychic & Spiritual - CPD Certified & IAO Approved

iStudy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Spiritual and mental awareness is a necessity for us all these days. Being consumed by modern technology is not helping us at all, given that we lack a certain satisfaction in our lives and always keep trying to escape into the digital one. In order to help you deal with these problems comes this amazing Ultimate Personal Development Course: Physical, Mental, Psychic & Spiritual course. This diploma level course helps you understand your mental and physical mind in order to develop your spiritual self. It also looks to the self-development of your physical side using spiritual acceleration mental learning. The course overall focuses on helping you develop both physically and mentally on different platforms. You will also be motivated, self-aware, understand the concept of logic and so much more in terms of self-development. This Ultimate Personal Development Course: Physical, Mental, Psychic & Spiritual course is ideal for those looking into building their spiritual, mental and physical states. And as such if you feel like you are part of that group you can definitely use it for the benefit of your self-development. [+]

Course Highlights

Ultimate Personal Development Course: Physical, Mental, Psychic & Spiritual is an award-winning and the best selling course that has been given the CPD Certification & CiQ GOLD accreditation. It is the most suitable course anyone looking to work in this or relevant sector.

It is considered one of the perfect courses in the UK that can help students/learners to get familiar with the topic and gain necessary skills to perform well in this field. We have packed Ultimate Personal Development Course: Physical, Mental, Psychic & Spiritual into 53 modules for teaching you everything you need to become successful in this profession.

To provide you ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 22 hours, 45 minutes and it is also possible to study at your own pace.... [-]


Leadership Coaching and Mentoring

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kenya Nairobi Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabia Riyadh + 8 more

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. [+]

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? ... [-]

Coaching for Development

Center for Creative Leadership
Campus Part time 3 days September 2018 USA Greensboro Switzerland Davos Colorado Springs Belgium Brussels Saint Petersburg College Park Australia Mount Eliza San Diego + 10 more

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.... [-]


One-To-One Program: Personal Coaching for the Executive

Foster College of Business Administration at Bradley University
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Peoria Chicago

Individual development sessions offer the opportunity to greatly improve individual leadership ability and interpersonal effectiveness. An individual coaching session using the most effective assessment tools will be designed to fit your particular needs and goals. [+]

Individual development sessions offer the opportunity to greatly improve individual leadership ability and interpersonal effectiveness. An individual coaching session using the most effective assessment tools will be designed to fit your particular needs and goals.

Focus

Through individualized coaching, you will come to better understand your abilities as well as what styles are working for you, and what behaviors may be holding you back. You'll work with a qualified, candid "coach" to develop an action plan for your own development; as well as specific steps to develop your team.

Process

The process begins by collecting feedback from subordinates, peers and/or supervisors using one or more highly reliable 360° assessment tools. This information is then compared to your self-perception as measured by selected self-assessment tools.... [-]


Course: Personal Development Program

GBN Training Centre
Campus Full time 31 days September 2018 Saudi Arabia Al Khobar

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. [+]

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.... [-]