Making Meetings Work – A simple process tip

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So what makes one meeting such a success and yet another soon after a real disappointment.  are you able to think of meetings you love going to and those you dread.  how can make all the meetings we go to either to contribute, to take minutes or to chair make all worthwhile.  From my experience the first key is in setting the scene and responding to the natural rhythm that will make your meeti...
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Widgets for your website … yes really!

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Widgets are cool! Matthew Miller Widgets are cool; they are like apps on your smartphone, some of them can even communicate with phone apps. Widgets do things that would be hard to set up from scratch, such as embedded calendars and feeds. Widgets are plugins for your Wordpress website, but not all plugins are widgets. Plugins add functionality, many of which work in the background. Widgets...
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Benefits of a mentoring relationship

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More and more people are looking to bring mentoring into their working lives.  The CIPD programme I teach on has a number of participants who are being asked in the workplace to set up a mentoring schemes which will help the organisation to grow; mentors becoe more skilful and the mentees realise their portential sooner. Knowing what the benefits are helps people to make decisions about being par...
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