Portfolio -Lifelong Learning Personal & Professional Effectiveness Guides

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Information and data on the suite of the Lifelong Learning:Personal Effectiveness Guides. Lifelong Learning: A View From the Coal Face - a research document Release Your Potential: Making Sense of Personal and Professional Development.- the process of professional development. Skills for Employability Part One - Pre Employment -job applications, interviews, what employers expect, basic ICT. Skills for Employability Part Two: Moving into Employmnet - employment rights and responsibilities, managing money, business environment, customer service and dealing with problems, healthy eating. Talking the Talk:Getting the Message Across - talks, presentations, training sessions, communication, event planning, feedback.

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  • 1. AI L.L. (5) Media 01.14 Talking the Talk: Getting the Message Across by Rosalie Marsh What is the purpose of this user-friendly book? Some of us are frequently in situations where we have to give a talk or presentation. For some, in contrast, their first time is looming frighteningly close. Talking the Talk: Getting the Message Across looks at the skills and knowledge that you need to: Prepare well. Become confident and overcome nerves. Deliver an interesting talk or presentation that will be remembered for the right reasons. Benefits of Talking the Talk: Getting the Message Across This user-friendly book will enable you to: Communicate effectively. Understand the basic principles behind effectively getting your message across to your audience. Identify the learning needs of your audience. Identify and use effectively, visual aids and resource. This is the fifth of the new Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides by Rosalie Marsh, which draw from her extensive skills & industrial experience in sales management, and work-based learning in adult and further education. Whom is this book for? Many pupils now present their projects to the class at an early age. This book therefore, aimed at the home learner, is for a wide variety of ages, in a variety of settings, both formal and informal. For those in a training situation who have not had formal training for the role. It can be used according to age, ability, and needs from a young age, through to academic study, and onwards into the workplace, and other activities in private life. It is for people of all ages, in a wide range of settings such as schools, colleges, organisations, clubs, and societies. It can also be used as an additional resource for learning programmes in print or e-book formats for most e-readers and PC. Paperback: 7.99 GBP $12.75 USD; 9.45 Euro e-book Ex. Vat 3.12 GBP $4.99 USD 3.80 Euro Paperback available from distributor / wholesalers: Bertrams Tel:+44 800 333344 www.bertrams.com; Gardners Books Ltd Tel:+44 1323 521555 www.gardners.com; retailers worldwide or direct from the publisher. Distributor e-book (Adobe pdf):Gardners Books Ltd Tel:+44 1323 521555 www.gardners.com and Ingram Content Group www.ingramcontent.com to e- retailers worldwide. Distributor e-book ePub: Smashwords.com/Rosalie Marsh or direct from e- retailers e.g. Apple, Kobo, Nook etc. Also available for the Kindle platform Printed on environmentally friendly paper from responsible sources on a returnable basis. What people say: A highly effective trainer, coach, and assessor who strives for excellence in everything she does. Her knowledge of work-based learning and adult education is outstanding. Andrew Ellams, MD Ellams Associates Ltd. An inspirational individual and dedicated professional, guiding individuals to achieve their aspirations and goals. Prabhjit Kaur, PGCE(FE),CMgr MCMI, AssocCIPD, MBA(Open). Talking the Talk: Getting the Message Across. Author: Rosalie Marsh Series: Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides (5) ISBN 978-1-908302-35-9 Publication Date: January 1st 2014 Non-fiction. Trimmed Size: 5.5 x8.5 x0.3 (216mm x 140mmx 7.95mm) Pages: 146 Binding: Perfect Bound Soft Cover Illustrations: Images, Diagrams (29) Age: Year 10 to Adult. Audience: Public Speaking. Communication Studies. Professional and Vocational. Language: English Classification: CBP, GTC, 4Y: E-book formats: Kindle, Adobe PDF, ePub for most readers. Published by: Christal Publishing. 2014 e-mail: info@christalpublishing.com Telephone :+00 44 (0)1978 366968 www.christalpublishing.com Rosalie Marsh BA (Hons) PS Ed, LCGI, T.Cert. is an award-winning Author, Speaker, Educator, Grandmother, Blogger, Marketer, Educator, and Website Editor, inspiring you to push back the boundaries. Marsh writes on a variety of topics, which draw from her wide experience in sales management, adult and further education in work-based learning, and life-enhancing experiences through travel adventures. Embracing new technologies and digital solutions her books therefore are always available worldwide in print and e-book formats for multiple e-reading devices. Visit Rosalies website at http://www.discover-rosalie.com. Rosalies Chatter http://www.discover-rosalie.blogspot.com
  • 2. AI L.L. (4) Media 01.14 Skills for Employability Part Two: Moving into Employment by Rosalie Marsh Skills for Employability Part Two: Moving into Employment looks at the standards of behaviour and requirements of employers: Employment Right and Responsibilities (ERR). An introduction to health and safety in the workplace. Important aspects of managing your money. The business environment - good working relationships. The importance of good customer service. Healthy living and progression or Where do I go from here? Benefits of Skills for Employability: Moving into Employment. User-friendly. Can work at your own pace. Raised self-esteem and confidence. An increased awareness of the standards of behaviour and requirements of employers and an understanding of the business environment. Knowledge and understanding signposted to QCF. This is the fourth of the new Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides by Marsh, which draw from her extensive skills & industrial experience in sales management and work-based learning in adult and further education. In two parts, Skills for Employability focuses on some of the skills needed in order to impress an employer, stand out from the rest, become employed, and enhance your future. Whom is this book for? School leavers; 16-18 yr old unemployed; returners to work; learners seeking a change of employment, wishing to enhance their prospects, are between jobs. Aimed at the home learner and someone who is unable to attend formal courses. A support material for learners of all ages with a wide range of abilities. Skills for Employability Part One: Pre Employment was published in May 2012 Paperback: 7.99 GBP $11.50 USD; 9.00 Euro e-book Ex.Vat 2.66 GBP $3.99 USD 3.28 Euro Promotional activities: media campaign to press, TV, radio, educational organisations book events and booksellers prior to and after publication. Paperback available from distributor / wholesalers: Bertrams Tel:+44 800 333344 www.bertrams.com; Gardners Books Ltd Tel:+44 1323 521555 www.gardners.com; retailers worldwide or direct from the publisher. Distributor e-book (Adobe pdf): Gardners Books Ltd Tel:+44 1323 521555 www.gardners.com and Ingram Content Group www.ingramcontent.com to e- retailers worldwide. Distributor e-book ePub: Smashwords.com/Rosalie Marsh or direct from e- retailers e.g. Apple, Kobo, Nook etc. Also available for the Kindle platform Printed on environmentally friendly paper from responsible sources on a returnable basis. What people say: A highly effective trainer, coach, and assessor who strives for excellence in everything she does. Her knowledge of work-based learning and adult education is outstanding. Andrew Ellams, MD Ellams Associates Ltd. An inspirational individual and dedicated professional, guiding individuals to achieve their aspirations and goals. Prabhjit Kaur, PGCE(FE),CMgr MCMI, AssocCIPD, MBA(Open). Skills for Employability Part Two: Moving into Employment. Author: Rosalie Marsh Series: Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides (4) ISBN 978-1-908302-20-5 Publication Date: September 6th 2012 Non-fiction. Trimmed Size: 5.5 x8.5 x0.3 (214mm x 140mmx 8.05mm) Pages: 148 Binding: Perfect Bound Soft Cover Illustrations: Tables, Text Boxes, Images (18) Age: Year 10 to Adult. Audience: Adult and Further Education. Vocational. Language: English Classification: VSC, YQV, 4Y: E-book formats: Kindle, Adobe PDF, ePub for most readers. Published by: Christal Publishing. 2012 Rosalie Marsh is an award-winning Author, Speaker, Learning & Development Consultant, Grandmother, Blogger, Marketer, Educator, and Website Editor. Born in Lancashire and settling in North Wales with her husband and growing family, Marsh followed a varied career in banking, sales management and adult education; combining travel across the UK in work-based learning in a variety of roles, with continuing professional development activities achieving a BA(Hons) Professional Studies in Education degree before retiring to concentrate on writing, drawing on her skills and experiences in travel and adult education. The Just Us Two travel writing series is based on biographical travel experiences, mainly on a motorbike. Visit Rosalies website at http://www.discover-rosalie.com. Rosalies Chatter http://www.discover-rosalie.blogspot.com
  • 3. AI L.L. (3) Media 01.14 Skills for Employability Part One: Pre-Employment by Rosalie Marsh Skills for Employability Part One: Pre-Employment looks at those skills for the future, which include: Preparing for work. Job applications and a successful interview. Working effectively in the workplace. ICT skills in the workplace. Progression. Where do I go from here? Benefits of Skills for Employability: Pre-Employment: User-friendly. Can work at your own pace. Raised self-esteem and confidence. An increased awareness of the standards of behaviour and requirements of employers. An awareness and understanding of the business environment. This is the third of the new Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides by Marsh, which draw from her extensive skills & industrial experience in sales management and work-based learning in adult and further education. In two parts, Skills for Employability focuses on some of the skills needed in order to impress an employer, stand out from the rest, become employed, and