Writing Business and Personal Documents

Writing Business and Personal Documents is a skill well worth cultivating. We get frequent requests for help and advice on writing both official and personal documents, and I know from feedback received that you will find this series invaluable and that it will stand you in good stead on your career path. In todays joined…

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Readers Case Studies

These case studies examine actual cases our readers have written to us about, seeking our advice and guidance on the problem they describe. This group covers issues that arise from the many aspects of launching and managing a business, raising capital, talking to and contracting with investors, the role that capital plays in the growth…

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Managing a Small Business Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of the contents of the Managing a Small Business Course, part of the Management Skills series of courses. These quizzes are designed to improve your Management and Business skills. There are ten questions some of which are “tick all that apply “, and others are True/False. You…

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Managing Sales Staff Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of the contents of the Managing Sales Staff Course, part of the Management Skills series of courses. These quizzes are designed to improve your Management and Business skills. There are ten questions some of which are “tick all that apply “, and others are True/False. You can…

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Cloud Technology Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of the contents of the Cloud Technology Course, part of the Management Skills series of courses. These quizzes are designed to improve your Management and Business skills. There are ten questions some of which are “tick all that apply “, and others are True/False. You can navigate…

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Research Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of these modules of the “Research” lessons. There are ten questions some of which are “tick all that apply “, and others are True/False. You can navigate backwards and forwards to review your responses by using the appropriate buttons. The pass mark is 70 out of a…

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Organisational Skills Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of these modules of the “Managing People” lessons in the Management Skills Courses, specifically;- Organisational Skills Organisational Psychology Organisational Development Organisational Politics There are ten questions some of which are “tick all that apply “, and others are True/False. You can navigate backwards and forwards to review…

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Supervisor and Performance Management Quiz

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of these modules of the “Workplace Stress Management” lessons in the Management Skills Courses, specifically;- Role and Responsibilities of Supervisors What does it mean to supervise? What skills does a supervisor need? The “Added Value” of the Supervisor Designing a Performance Management System Writing a Job Description…

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How to encourage someone to pay fees

How do you deal with parents who owe a teaching institution money? I always wonder what words to use. I have used the following already: kindly settle your balance before Monday….etc. Lydia Answer Hi Lydia This is always a difficult situation and I guess many of these parents would pay if they could, but do…

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How to deal with a negative team member

I need a guidance on how to make a good decision as a supervisor. What would be the wisest way or attitude towards a worker who always is ignorant or always with a negative mind and keeps communicating or discouraging others about the workplace. Thanks, and Kind Regards, Elder Answer Dear Elder The role of…

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