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The Impact of company culture on Digital Transformation

  Nov 11 2019

# Digital Innovation and Transformation

Company culture is a term that is often heard when advertising a business to prospective employees, however, the implications of culture run deeper than the perks of a job. As we move towards a world that ada...

Must Have Skills to Become a Successful Administrative Assistant

  Jul 14 2019

# Administration and Secretarial

As an inexperienced secretary, I hated taking notes and writing minutes – I’d rather have thrown myself downstairs! However, as I progressed to more senior roles, I eventually got the hang of it and have, since 200...

Co-active Coaching

  Jun 27 2019

# Interpersonal Skills and Self Development

When I first heard about the co-active coaching concept, I was curious about how this differs from the “regular” coaching I am used to implementing in my daily tasks as a consultant and a facilitator of various typ...

The Importance of Boilerplate Clauses in Commercial Contracts

  Jun 27 2019

# Legal

I have been training UK lawyers and international lawyers in the area of business and commercial law for over a decade and when we discuss commercial contracts, they all find the topic of boilerplate clauses in com...

How to Effectively Manage an IT Crisis?

  Jun 23 2019

# IT Management

When I speak to other IT managers about some of the problems I have encountered, they look at me as if I am from another planet. How could one person have been involved with so many crises? Didn’t you ever ask your...

Achieving Cyber Resilience within Organizations

  Jun 12 2019

# IT Management

I do not for one moment feel that any professional would argue that we are not facing a time of digital instability in our interwoven words of business, social media, or when we utilize some form of online service....

How to Improve Your IMC Plan with Social Media

  Jun 11 2019

# Marketing and Sales

When you have a business, it’s important to inform the world about it. But how you do it, can make it or break it. An Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) plan acts like a blueprint of the specific ways your co...

The Construction Project Delivery Process

  Jun 11 2019

# Construction Management

When I deliver training courses for construction project teams, one of the key messages that I try to get across is: “It’s no use getting the small details right, if you don’t get the big details right” R...

Traditional versus Agile Projects

  May 28 2019

# Project Management

“Is there a standard project management approach that works for all projects? When should we use agile project management? Is agile project management applicable only for IT projects? What is the “right” project manage...

The Importance of Current Knowledge and Awareness in Cyber Security

  May 26 2019

# IT Management

When delivering the Meirc Certified Cyber Security Specialist course under the PLUS Specialty Training division, it is essential that we provide our attending participants with the very latest information on the state of...