The discipline of project management has traditionally focused on the more technical aspects of planning, scheduling and control. That is now changing. People often find themselves at the center of every project, without the effective management of a project's human resources; effectively, the best plan in the world will not ensure project success.
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Course contents include the following:
1. PENSION AND BENEFITS (½ day), and includes:
- Pension plans;
- Calculations and calculating pension;
- Elective service;
- Leaving before or after age 50;
- Post-retirement life insurance;
- Public Service Health Care Plan; and
- Pensioners Dental Services Plan.
2. FINANCIAL PLANNING (1 day) and includes:
Having a balance between work and home life can be a challenge. With this challenge come great rewards when it is done successfully. By balancing a career with home life it will provide benefits in each environment. You will become healthier, mentally and physically, and you will be able to produce more career wise.
- Prepare participants to take effective roles in teams, as leaders or members.
- Create effective teams to enhance individual effectiveness and development.
- Develop attitudes and behaviours that support teams.
Given an assigned case study, or working on an existing project, the learner whether in management, administrative or operations will create a project charter, a WBS, RACI chart and, communications plan to allow a project team to accomplish project objectives.
The purpose of this one-day program is to provide supervisors with the basic knowledge and skills they need to use delegation to help employees’ growth. Supervisors have a special role to play in supporting their employees in their efforts for self-development. They constitute the first level of management and are in direct contact with employees performing a wide range of duties. Supervisors benefit by developing their competencies in as many areas as possible. Their development also benefits their organization’s success and performance.
The purpose of this program is to enable supervisors to acquire or enhance the knowledge and basic skills they need to handle everyday challenges effectively. Supervisors play a special role in helping employees overcome the barriers they face and situations for which they must often find solutions. They constitute the first level of management and are in direct contact with a large number of employees performing a wide range of duties. Their competencies in all areas related to managing people is essential to their own success and balance and the success of their organization.
Meetings are an important part of the group decision-making process. With today’s flatter, less hierarchical organizations, one week you could be asked to chair a meeting and the next week to record the minutes. Minutes are a record of the group’s decisions and action items and it is vital that they are clear, concise and accurate. This seminar helps participants to understand the full range of their role and responsibilities as Minute Takers, to work effectively with the Chair and to produce agendas and minutes in a variety of styles – formal, informal and action.
Briefing notes are an essential means for staff to inform, advise, and influence the decision-making process in public and private sector organizations.
This workshop uses practical exercises to develop skills in writing effective briefing notes. You will learn techniques for planning, drafting, summarizing complex information, improving your writing skills, and editing.
The workshop is highly interactive with frequent opportunities to receive feedback. Participants are also invited to bring samples of their work for review by the instructor.
Do your business proposals succeed? Do your reports influence decision-making? Do you need help organizing and clarifying your thinking? Would you like to produce clear, persuasive business proposals and reports that get results – in half the time?
This one-day workshop will help you produce powerful reports and winning proposals in significantly less time. Obtain planning techniques, guidelines for writing clearly, grammatically and concisely, and tips for increasing impact and persuasiveness.