Building Confidence; training materials to help candidates build their confidence through identifying and improving their skills
Taking part in formal meetings can be daunting and people often don’t know what they should say or do. This module looks at some of the barriers people face to engaging in meetings and how to overcome them.
All workplaces will have some kind of informal meetings and being able to take part in them confidently and get the most out of them will increase your chances of workplace success.
We all know the importance of body language, but do you know how to tell how someone else is thinking or feeling based on their body language? If not, this module should help.
Having a diverse workforce is great, but some people worry that their accent may not fit in or feel that they have to change the way they speak to progress at work. We will look at some of the myths and truths behind dialect and accent and discuss how you can speak confidently at work and retain your individuality.
Some people worry that they don’t have the language skills to apply for the jobs they want as they aren’t used to communicating in a work environment. This module will give you some tips on presenting yourself professionally without having to hide your personality and individuality.
Do you feel nervous speaking in front of others? Do the words come out wrong or you just avoid speaking altogether? Find out some top tips for speaking more confidently.
You’ve completed the modules on presentations and now you’re ready to try it out! You will have the opportunity to give a short presentation on a chosen topic and receive constructive feedback to help you improve in the future.
Sometimes your job role may require you to speak to a large group or in a noisy environment. Most people are never taught the skills for projecting their voices and aren’t sure how to speak loudly and professionally without shouting. This workshop will give you the chance to practise your skills.
Many people dread the engaged tone that means they have to leave a voicemail. They don’t know what to say, how to say it or just get so nervous they have to delete it at the end. This module should help you feel more confident next time you have to leave that phone message.