Author Archives: Sherrill Keefe

Advanced Reception Skills 4th October

This course is part of the Passport to Administrative Excellence Programme. This ½ day is devoted to refreshing the communication and image-building skills of front-line staff, with particular focus on developing the skills needed to deal with difficult or sensitive … Continue reading

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Negotiation Skills 9th October

Do you find it difficult or stressful to easily make your views known to colleagues and line managers?  Do you have trouble saying ‘no’ when others ask you to fit another task into an already over-crowded schedule? If so try … Continue reading

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Negotiation Skills 9th October

Do you find it difficult or stressful to easily make your views known to colleagues and line managers?  Do you have trouble saying ‘no’ when others ask you to fit another task into an already over-crowded schedule? If so try … Continue reading

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Advanced Reception Skills 4th October

This course is part of the Passport to Administrative Excellence Programme. This ½ day is devoted to refreshing the communication and image-building skills of front-line staff, with particular focus on developing the skills needed to deal with difficult or sensitive … Continue reading

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Negotiation Skills 9th October

Do you find it difficult or stressful to easily make your views known to colleagues and line managers?  Do you have trouble saying ‘no’ when others ask you to fit another task into an already over-crowded schedule? If so try … Continue reading

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Funding Available to attend Higher Education (Scotland) Today

Funding is available from CAPOD for 5 people to attend each of the Higher Education (Scotland) Today programmes on either 21 November 2017or 6 March 2018.  All applications for the 21 November date need to be received in CAPOD by … Continue reading

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Dealing with Difficult Behaviour (21 Aug, 9:30-3:30)

Participants will engage in personal work and dialogue to explore the different types of behaviour in self and others. Case studies will be discussed to look at where behaviours originate and how each individual works with them. This course is … Continue reading

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Ease the Load – Feeling Good About Your Busy Life (21 Aug, 9:30-4:30)

This one day course has been developed to help effectively manage a hectic and complex workload. It turns your focus to the important, helps you plan your work more effectively and to attack it with confidence. This unique course, which … Continue reading

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Adobe Illustrator – Introduction to Vector Graphics, Thur 27th July (9-1pm)

This CAPOD workshop is open to all staff and postgraduate research students and will provide an introduction to Illustrator CS4. Illustrator is an industry-standard vector drawing program used to draw high-quality illustrations, cartoons, diagrams, charts and logos. This hands-on course … Continue reading

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Love Later Life- new dates available

To help you plan and prepare for your retirement and later life.  Suitable for age 50 -70 Organised and run by Age Scotland Pre-Retirement courses at locations: Dundee (Apex hotel) or Edinburgh (Novotel). This excellent one day workshop aims to … Continue reading

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