elearning

Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Written by on November 14, 2014 in elearning, Engagement, featured on app, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

In 2010 Forbes presented its view of the top 10 qualities that make a great leader. Now 2 years later, we consider the top 5 of these and why they are as important as ever The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority – Kenneth Blanchard  Those in management positions come and go, but […]

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A Blog Eat Blog World

A Blog Eat Blog World

The world of communications has been revolutionised and is going to continue to be revolutionised. The question is – do you blog? We live in a world where the ability to communicate in an instant is at our fingertips. Gone are the days where we had to rely on the postal service, listen to the […]

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engagement

The Power of Social Media and Broadcast Media

The Power of Social Media and Broadcast Media

Written by on November 14, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

  According to television advertisements in the United Kingdom, it is officially Christmas! We all know that as soon as we see the new John Lewis advertisement, or the Coca Cola ‘Holidays Are Coming’ advertisement that the festive season is well and truly upon us. We consider the impact of social media in relation to […]

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Social Media and the Finance Industry

Social Media and the Finance Industry

Written by on November 14, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

Social Media should have a place in your companies Marketing Strategy, even if you are in the Finance Industry Many believe that social media and the financial industry do not combine well due to issues surrounding data protection. Yet, using social media does not mean any rules need to be broken. Recent research has shown […]

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leadership

Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Written by on October 31, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Leadership with 0 Comments

There is no end to leadership. No matter how experienced you may be, it is a road with no end. We are constantly learning what it takes to be a great leader, and what is good and what is bad. It is irrelevant how big or small your business is: whether you are among one […]

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The Importance of CSR in the Workplace

The Importance of CSR in the Workplace

Employee engagement, retention and training are vital to success within company teams. Yet every company takes a different route in a bid to engage and retain their employees. We consider the role of Corporate Social Responsibility and the gravitas it holds. In recent years Corporate Social Responsibility has grown to be seen as a vital […]

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learning and development

The Power of Customer Loyalty

The Power of Customer Loyalty

Written by on October 31, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Ian Dewer, The North Face Power of emotional Loyalty The North Face is one of the most successful outdoor product companies of its time. However, the majority of their customers buy from their stores less than twice a year. So, how do they make money? Ian Dewer shares his the secrets to their success: customer […]

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The Art of Negotiation

The Art of Negotiation

Job descriptions often list negotiation skills as a desirable asset for job candidates, but the ability to negotiate requires a collection of interpersonal and communication skills used together to bring a desired result. Here are five essential negotiation tips for success. 1. Break down the mental barriers The founder of modern capitalism, Adam smith, once […]

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featured videos

How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

Written by on May 29, 2014 in Engagement, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

  Does employee engagement by the company equate to how engaged the employees actually feel? How much does your company value employee engagement? Below are 5 ways to engage your employees. 1. Ensure employees know their organization’s vision, mission and values By ensuring your employees are aware, they would have a better idea on what […]

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Top Employers Institute: The Return on Investment of Human Resources

Top Employers Institute: The Return on Investment of Human Resources

Written by on January 29, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

I hope you will enjoy this video developed by the CRF Institute (now Top Employers) about the tangible return on investment in human resources – namely employees. As the video explains: “CEOs often claim that “Our Human Capital is our most important asset….” But if human capital truly is an asset, why doesn’t it appear […]

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events

Come face-to-face with other HR professionals at a Terrapinn Training event

Come face-to-face with other HR professionals at a Terrapinn Training event

Written by on September 26, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

HR professionals come face-to-face Recently, Terrapinn Training has just completed an exclusive 3 Day MBA in Human Capital Management training workshop alongside with Mr Edward Fonng in Brunei. 6 HR professionals from various company backgrounds had attended the training session. Besides learning and enriching from different case studies and discussions, attendees were also given the […]

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Interview: Emlyn Amaya, 3 Day MBA in Project Finance Modelling

Interview: Emlyn Amaya, 3 Day MBA in Project Finance Modelling

Written by on July 7, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

In our new series, we’re interviewing Terrapinn Training course attendees to find out what they really think of the workshops they’ve attended. Next up is Emlyn Amaya, who recently attended the 3 Day MBA in Project Finance Modelling in Singapore. Read on to find out why she chose the workshop and what he got out […]

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Inequality in the Workplace: “Who’s minding the kids?”

Women have made great strides in the workplace, but inequality for both sexes still persists. The leaps and bounds that were being made during the 20th Century are very little to be seen for both women and men in the 21st Century. Without a doubt the status of women within education and the workforce has […]

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Infographic: What big data skills are most in demand?

Recently, I chanced upon an article on big data analytics and how big data analytics software and services has helped develop businesses to gain great insights to empower talents and manage expertise within human resource. With the ocean of information we swim in every day – vast zetabytes of data flowing from our computers, mobile […]

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Download Multi-tasking and mindfulness eBook: Learn how to overcome distractions at your workplace

Being a leader in today’s fast paced, ever changing, “always on” corporate world is incredibly demanding. Major organisations like Google, Apple, Sony and GE are increasingly leveraging powerful mindfulness training programs to help their leaders survive and thrive in today’s challenging business environments. Are you often distracted at work? Don’t miss this popular mindfulness ebook […]

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