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    Free webinar: Being an effective manager Free webinar: Being an effective manager

    Free webinar: Being an effective manager

Free webinar: Being an effective manager

Last month, we asked what’s better than a free webinar? And you overwhelmingly agreed that it’s a webinar you can watch any time, all day long. Because of your positive response to the easy-to-view, 24-hour timeframe of last month’s webinar, The Center will repeat this format in December and with our 2015 webinar offerings. It’s the same engaging and interactive conversation, but with the ability to watch when it’s most convenient for you and your team members. Free Webinar – Being an Effective Manager: A Villain or a Hero Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 (1 hour) Viewing Availability: 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (CST) Are you a new manager or a manager of a new team? You can choose to be the villain or the hero simply by how you behave, lead and get the work done. This webinar will discuss the following: Learning manager 101: The basics to managing […]
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    Manage your meetings by managing your life Manage your meetings by managing your life

    Manage your meetings by managing your life

Manage your meetings by managing your life

Meeting, after meeting, after meeting. Sometimes, we have meetings to plan other meetings. These kinds of days not only leave us feeling overwhelmed and exhausted, but result in little to no time left on the calendar to do all the work talked about in those meetings! And there are almost as many articles about meeting management as there are meetings! Okay, maybe not quite, but you get my point. Something has to change and since this is not rocket science, why do we not get it? Well, the answer is simple. We do not see the bigger picture. Sure, you can do the powerful few: Make an agenda and send it out ahead of the meeting. Ask for an agenda when invited to a meeting. No agenda? No meeting. Assign someone to take minutes, […]
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    Getting the most out of your meetings: Why hire a facilitator? Getting the most out of your meetings: Why hire a facilitator?

    Getting the most out of your meetings: Why hire a facilitator?

Getting the most out of your meetings: Why hire a facilitator?

A facilitator can make or break a planning session. By using an experienced, certified facilitator in the right situations, you will almost certainly accomplish more in your meetings, delve deeper into critical issues and resolve them. Equally important, participants will leave with positive feelings, stronger cohesiveness, a sense of accomplishment and a renewed belief in the team. Leaders who are charged with creating and executing a strategic vision have found the presence of a well-qualified facilitator essential to keeping participants objective, open, creative and, above all, on track. Why hire a facilitator? Planning discussions can be painful and difficult. They involve personal values and goals, deeply held beliefs about the nature of an organization and where it’s going, and maybe different perspectives on the […]
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    The Center launches new microsite The Center launches new microsite

    The Center launches new microsite

The Center launches new microsite

Connecting with you is our first priority. We have recently made this a bit easier with the launch of our new microsite. We are proud to continue to offer exceptional live training sessions, facilitations and person-to-person coaching sessions, but we recognize this may not be the best solution for everyone. Check out our microsite and learn more about our digital learning solutions for your team, or you alone. Get what you need, when you need it, and without breaking the bank! Try a sample of our products by viewing our November free giveaway, a webinar on Time Management, and follow us on twitter at @profoundskills and @mitchcommgroup, on Facebook and on LinkedIn for another freebie in December! Just click here. To learn more about The Center for Training, Business and Leadership Excellence, visit our microsite or email us at