When rolling out a major company-wide training program, most organizations turn to contract training consultants. Upon bringing these training consultants on board, a company expects to see positive results and achievement of specified goals. The best results come when those contract training consultants are seamlessly integrated into the organization. Integration is achieved when the training consultant understands and shares the organization's culture and values, when they are accepted by staff as being valuable members of the team and when they are made an integral part of the company infrastructure.
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If this article was about the top fears of new training consultants, public speaking would be at the top of the list. For the inexperienced training consultant starting out fresh, the nerves awaken by fear of public speaking can significantly impact the effectiveness of an important presentation. Whether it’s realizing you are rambling on, losing your audience or forgetting your lines, this fear boils down to the fear of being ridiculed and rejected by your peers.
Interviewing a training consultant may be rather intimidating when trying to determine if the candidate has the right skill set you are looking for. Knowing whether or not they are the right fit for your group is sometimes hard to assess in one conversation, especially if you are interviewing from a virtual location.
Our last blog titled “Training Consultants Top 4 Tips on Active Listening” received a flurry of
questions, comments and attention. So much that we decided to publish a second blog touching on another important element of effective communication – body language.
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TRAINING CONSULTANTS - Communication is an automatic to all of us. At many points throughout the day we find ourselves interacting with our spouses, colleagues, children and friends without giving much thought to how we’re doing it. With communication being so widespread and natural, why is doing it effectively so difficult to many of us?
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With the increasing presence of virtual and global contract training teams, resorting to the traditional form of in-person interviewing is obsolete and no longer relevant. The current global way of conducting business has demanded an unprecedented level of remote interviewing, specifically in the contract trainer world.
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Like it or not, negotiation is a fact of life. Without even knowing it, you negotiate something every day. A discussion on the price you are willing to pay for a house with a stranger or a curfew time with your daughter. Perhaps you will find yourself negotiating with your partner about what to buy, where to eat, what television station to watch or who gets the remote! At work, you’re faced with discussions about a raise with your boss or the perfect time for a meeting with your colleagues.