Making Your words Work

Author: Terry Mahony
Publisher: Crown House Publishing
ISBN: 9781845905347
Release Date: 2007-05-08
Genre: Self-Help

The first book to focus on the application of language models for classroom management, Making Your Words Work offers a large repertoire of linguistic approaches to improve communication between teacher and pupil. It provides a robust rationale of the causes of anxiety and dysfunctional behaviour. It covers the latest developments in effective teaching through the modification of language use. Previously published as Words Work!: How to Change Your Language to Improve Behaviour in Your Classroom ISBN 978-189983698-7 - resized and reformatted.

The Reiki Manual

Author: Penelope Quest
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781405515320
Release Date: 2012-02-02
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Reiki is a holistic system for balancing, healing and harmonising all aspects of the person - body, mind, emotions and spirit - encouraging deep relaxation and the release of stress and tension, and promoting awareness and spiritual growth. This comprehensive manual provides much-needed support for students and teachers who want to ensure best practice. It can also be used by people who have taken Reiki courses and want more information, or wish to update their skills and work professionally, or simply treat themselves, family and friends informally. The first three sections cover levels Reiki 1, Reiki 2 and Reiki 3. Information is given in an accessible, structured and interactive way to increase understanding, knowledge and experience. The final section of the manual contains reference material specifically for students who wish to become professional practitioners, and for Masters who wish to expand the scope of the training they can offer to their students. This final section also provides the foundation for additional courses or workshops on topics such as health and safety and managing a successful practice.

Improving Personal and Organisational Performance in Social Work

Author: Jane Holroyd
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 9780857259967
Release Date: 2012-03-22
Genre: Social Science

Within health and social care settings, high levels of sustained performance from individuals, teams, organisations and multi-agency collaborations are required. This book offers a service-oriented leadership approach for Social Work managers and looks to enhance personal effectiveness and ultimately organisational performance through human behaviour, thought and communication. It is designed to support the development of aspiring and front line managers in social work and care through the introduction of key concepts such as understanding the Self, Neuro-Linguistic Programming, self-leadership and communication.

Business NLP For Dummies UK Edition

Author: Lynne Cooper
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119974703
Release Date: 2011-03-23
Genre: Self-Help

Achieve business success with Neuro-linguistic Programming People around the globe use NLP to improve their communication skills, build rapport, make positive changes and accomplish their goals. When used in a business context, NLP techniques can transform both your own and your team's performances. This practical guide to NLP at work will help you increase your flexibility, become more influential and achieve professional success, whatever your career. Use NLP techniques in the workplace – overcome barriers to success and develop a winning mindset Build effective working relationships – improve your communication skills and create rapport with your colleagues Lead people to perform – enhance your ability to inspire peak performance Make changes that drive success – set and achieve ambitious goals 'This book is clear, engaging and practical – an excellent guide for business professionals who want to use the power of leading-edge NLP models and techniques to improve performance. It demonstrates, with great examples, the value of using NLP in business to create positive, successful change in both people and organisations.' –Judith Lowe, Managing Director, PPD Learning, NLP Training Company Open the book and find: How to use NLP to work more effectively How to implement changes that make a difference How to interact positively with your colleagues How to offer constructive feedback and get the most out of people How to deal with difficult people How to create a compelling vision How to achieve your business goals Learn to: Use NLP to realise your goals and aspirations at work Master exceptional influencing and negotiating skills Get the most out of your colleagues or team Achieve business excellence

Neuro linguistic Programming For Dummies

Author: Romilla Ready
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470666099
Release Date: 2010-08-26
Genre: Self-Help

Learn how to apply NLP to fine-tune life skills, build rapport, enhance communication, and become more persuasive One of the most exciting psychological techniques in use today, neuro-linguistic programming helps you model yourself on those-or, more accurately, the thought processes of those-who are stellar in their fields. Rooted in behavioral psychology of the 1970s, the concepts of NLP are now common to such diverse areas as business, education, sports, health, music and the performing arts-and have been instrumental in helping people change and improve their professional and personal lives. In this handy, informative guide, you will acquire a basic toolkit of NLP techniques, with advice on the NLP approach to goal-setting, as well as insights on how you think, form mental strategies, manage emotional states, and, finally, understand the world. With new content on new code NLP, symbolic modeling, clean language in the workplace and energetic NLP-techniques developed after the first edition Includes updated information throughout and two new chapters: Dipping into Modeling and Making Change Easier Not simply a guide to reprogramming your negative or habitual thoughts, this practical, down-to-earth introduction to NLP is the first step to fulfilling personal and professional ambitions and achieving excellence in every sphere of your life.

Managing with the Power of NLP

Author: David Molden
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0273707914
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

?Management destiny is not a matter of chance, it?s a matter of choice.? The human mind is the most powerful computer on earth. We?ve never needed its full capacity more than we do today - demands on managers are ever greater and more complex. The good news is that the key to tapping the full potential of your mind to make you a more effective and efficient manager is available now. Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) is well established as a powerful tool to develop your potential and make things happen. It can help you create order from chaos, but an order that is capable of changing and evolving in sympathy with the needs of your people and your business. This book will show you how to look beyond conventional teaching models for new ways of developing your management style and skills. Managing with the Power of NLP demystifies NLP and shows you how to apply it to your daily managerial life for enhanced performance. It enables you to build effective strategies for leadership, communication and innovation and is packed with practical methods, applications and examples to make it easy to gradually implement them. Your team will notice the difference, and so will your boss!

Neuro Linguistic Programming Workbook For Dummies

Author: Romilla Ready
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119992206
Release Date: 2010-12-17
Genre: Self-Help

If you are one of the millions of people who have already discovered the power of NLP, Neuro-linguistic Programming Workbook For Dummies will allow you to perfect its lessons on how to think more positively and communicate more effectively with others. This workbook is packed with hands-on exercises and practical techniques to help you make the most of NLP’s toolkit for new thinking and personal change. These can have an impact on many aspects of your life: from helping you change your negative beliefs, to building rapport and influencing others, to taking charge of the direction your life is taking. Take your understanding of NLP to the next level, and reap the benefits. Neuro-linguistic Programming Workbook For Dummies includes: Getting Your Mindset Right with NLP Setting Sound Goals Recognising Your Unconscious Values Recognising How You Distort Thinking Developing Personal Rapport Managing Your Emotions and Experiences Changing Habits and Modeling Success Recognizing What Works Adapting Language with Metamodeling and the Milton Model

An Introduction to Coaching

Author: Janice Dexter
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446247822
Release Date: 2010-10-15
Genre: Psychology

This is an excellent, no-nonsense introduction to the field of coaching for developing practitioners. Using a rich array of examples from both life and business coaching, the book covers: o foundations of coaching o coaching processes o the range of coaching models, skills, attitudes and methods o the psychological underpinnings to the main theoretical approaches to coaching, e.g. cognitive, TA, NLP o different applications of coaching e.g in life-, executive- , or career-coaching o key professional issues such as ethics, evidence-based practice and contracts. o how to present and market your coaching identity and skills. Blending theory and practice, with examples and exercises, the book is aimed at professionals from a range of backgrounds, whether therapeutic, educational or business in orientation, who want to expand and transfer their skills to the coaching profession. It is essential reading on all coaching & mentoring courses.

21 Days of Effective Communication

Author: Ian Tuhovsky
Publisher: Ian Tuhovsky
ISBN:
Release Date:
Genre: Self-Help

Discover how unlocking the hidden secrets to successful communication can create powerful, changes across all areas of your life. As we travel on our journey through life, many of us pick up poor communication habits, but could these habits be holding you back from enjoying all the health, happiness, love and freedom you truly deserve? In 21 Days of Effective Communication, you'll learn not only why the way you communicate makes all the difference to your success, but also just how easy it is to eliminate bad communication habits, overcome your limitations and build better relationships. The best part? You can achieve all this - and more - within just three short weeks. Enjoy immediate improvements to the way you communicate, right from day 1 Packed full of fast, efficient methods for developing better communication skills, this highly practical, step-by-step guide is designed to start producing the results you need IMMEDIATELY. ● There are NO long-winded explanations ● NO complicated processes ● NO psychobabble and absolutely NO jargon... ...Just clear, simple, and powerful exercise you can use right away to: ● Breeze through any social situation feeling cool, calm, and confident at all times. ● Build meaningful, rewarding relationships at work, at home, and in your love life. ● Become a better listener and offer effective emotional support to those you care about. Accelerate your success and start achieving your biggest goals today with just a few, simple techniques Improving your communications skills is about much more than getting on better with those around you. By taking the easy-to-follow, actionable steps outlined in this book, you'll discover how effective communication can make an enormous difference in all areas of your life. Over the course of just 21 days, you'll learn: ● How changing one small word can make a huge difference in the way you approach challenges, overcome obstacles, and achieve your biggest goals. ● How the awesome power of gratitude can work miracles on your mood, your mindset, and your well-being. ● How to successfully persuade, engage, and ask the questions that get you the results you truly want, every single time. ● And MUCH more! Unlock the hidden secrets to better communication and start transforming your life for the better today. Click the BUY NOW button above to order your copy of 21 Days of Effective Communication and you'll also receive a complete, 120 e-book, Mindfulness-Based Stress and Anxiety Management Techniques absolutely free.

Practical NLP for Managers

Author: Ian McDermott
Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 0566076713
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Business & Economics

NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) is a powerful communication skills tool for every manager who wants to improve their powers of persuasion and leadership. There are many books setting out the relevant techniques; this is the first to show them at work in a practical management setting. The authors, both of them experienced NLP trainers, look in turn at each of the key elements in the management process and show how NLP can help. They explain- how to capture other people's attention and trust - how to motivate - how to use language (including body language) to maximum effect - how to handle staff appraisals - how to develop a consistent set of organizational values.

Occupational Stress

Author: Ken Addley
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: UOM:39015040048095
Release Date: 1997-10-13
Genre: Technology & Engineering

In this book multi-disciplinary contributors representing a wide range of interests in the workplace provide an easy-to ready practical approach to the topic of occupational stress. The practical theme of this book is reinforced by the inclusion of a sample stress policy, questionnaires, advice on holding stress seminars with specimen overheads and an example of a personal job appraisal system. The trade union view and legal aspects for employers are also highlighted. A chapter is also devoted to the European Union and its role in health and safety within workplaces and how that relates to issues of stress.