Monthly Archives: December 2010

11.MEETINGS

A meeting is a gathering of two or more people that has been convened for the purpose of achieving a common goal through verbal interaction, such as sharing information or reaching agreement.Meetings may occur face to face or virtually, as … Continue reading

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10.ACHIEVING A WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Work Life Balance consists of the implementation of working arrangements and policies which assist workers in combining employment with other aspects of their lives. The right balance for you today will probably be different for you tomorrow. The right balance … Continue reading

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9.INTERVIEWS

An interview is a conversation between two people (the interviewer and the interviewee) where questions are asked by the interviewer to obtain information from the interviewee. Interviews are a useful method to: -investigate issues in an in depth way -discover … Continue reading

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8.TEAM BUILDING

“A team is a small number of people with complementary skills who are committed to a common purpose, performance goals, and approach for which they are mutually accountable” Team Building refers to a wide range of activities, presented to businesses, … Continue reading

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7.REPORT WRITING

Some examples of reports: Informative Reports inform and explain. Investigative Reports Investigate and present findings. Evaluation Reports and feasibility studies evaluate information. Persuasive Reports aim to persuade. Accident/disciplinary reports provide a record. …and the examples are more…                                         It seems, sometimes, … Continue reading

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6.THE WRITING PROCESS

Writing is a fluid process created by writers as they work. Accomplished writers move back and forth between the stages of the process, both consciously and unconsciously. Young writers, however, benefit from the structure and security of following the writing … Continue reading

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5.NON VERBAL COMUNICATION

Good communication is the foundation of successful relationships, both personally and professionally. But we communicate with much more than words. In fact, research shows that the majority of our communication is nonverbal. Nonverbal communication, or body language, includes our facial … Continue reading

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