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Learning Styles Debunked?

Individuals have a preferred way of learning preference or style. Many educators think that how students are taught should match their learning style.

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22 February 2024

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Weighted Voting

Weighted voting is most useful for "taking the temperature of a group" as it works towards consensus. It is also sometimes used to reduce the number of ideas or select one from a list.

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20 February 2024

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Quote of the Week

"Le secret d'ennuyer est... de tout dire.
The secret of being boring is to say everything."

Voltaire (1694-1778)

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18 February 2024

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How to Manage Discipline

'Discipline' can range from an informal warning to dismissal. Whatever the circumstances, the guiding principles for handling discipline are the same...

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15 February 2024

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Choosing a Training or Conference Centre

A good starting point for choosing a training or conference centre is a recommendation by one of your colleagues or a member of one of your networks. However you find a centre, you are strongly recommended to visit the centre and conduct your own survey before booking.

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13 February 2024

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Quote of the Week

"Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful."

William Morris (1834-1896)

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11 February 2024

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Management By Objectives

Management by Objectives (MBO) was first suggested by Peter Drucker in 1954 and popularised through the efforts of George Odiorne, John Humble and others. MBO is a comprehensive management system based on measurable and participatively set objectives.

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8 February 2024

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McGregor's Theory X and Theory Y

Douglas McGregor, strongly influenced by the human relations movement in general and Maslow's work in particular, developed his famous "Theory X and Theory Y" as a way of describing two basic (and conflicting) views of human behaviour...

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6 February 2024

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