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Our latest courses

power bi

Power BI Essentials for Government

Power BI is a robust data visualization tool which assists in creating interactive, immersive dashboards and reports. In turn these can provide your business or department with actionable insights and drive business results. 

outrage

Managing Stakeholder Conflict and Outrage

This course will teach you the many causes of stakeholder conflict and outrage and the best ways to navigate your organisation through these precarious situations.

Decision making- Master best practices

Current and aspiring leaders (executives, managers, supervisors, intrapreneurs, and entrepreneurs) who want to dramatically improve all of their decision making (quick, major, and strategic) by using best practices from Fortune 500 leaders will get the most benefit from this course.

engaging presentation skills

Engaging presentation skills

This course is for Tech & Data Professionals who want to become trusted Advisors and Strategic Leaders.
The Impact Accelerator is designed to help you get greater recognition, opportunities and income by enhancing your impact. 

leding hybrid teams

Leading Hybrid teams

A course for current and aspiring leaders (executives, managers, supervisors, intrapreneurs, and entrepreneurs) who want to dramatically improve all of their decision making by using best practices from Fortune 500 leaders.

workplace investigations

Workplace investigations in the Public Sector

This is an introductory course to help you understand the foundational ideas around workplace investigations. It covers the different types of investigations, considerations and an understanding of when and how to perform an effective workplace investigation. 

Certification in work and workforce management

As a first-time manager or new supervisor, you are probably looking for ways to improve your management skills and be a great team leader, so you can create highly engaged and empowered team members..

impact accelerator

Impact accelerator

This course is for Tech & Data Professionals who want to become trusted Advisors and Strategic Leaders.
The Impact Accelerator is designed to help you get greater recognition, opportunities and income by enhancing your impact. 

developing strategic local gov

Developing and Delivering Local Government Strategic Plans

In this course you will learn about setting the direction for both the council and community as a whole; how to transform your strategic wish-list into a tangible and achievable strategic plan. It will discuss how to think strategically about the critical issues and the big picture as a whole.

plain english

Plain English – Words that work

Not everyone enjoys writing, but the good news is that everyone can be taught how to write well. That is our job, and we are looking forward to showing you one of the best ways to quickly improve your writing – by using plain English.

coaching analytical

Coaching the analytical mind

Current and aspiring leaders (executives, managers, supervisors, intrapreneurs, and entrepreneurs) who want to dramatically improve all of their decision making (quick, major, and strategic) by using best practices from Fortune 500 leaders will get the most benefit from this course.

career strategy

Career Strategy – Master best practises

This course is for Tech & Data Professionals who want to become trusted Advisors and Strategic Leaders.
The Impact Accelerator is designed to help you get greater recognition, opportunities and income by enhancing your impact. 

build high performance teams

Building high performance teams

Develop your foundation for Team Leadership and Followership through Dr Bill Brantley’s three pillars of Team Building; Emotional Intelligence, Trust and Psychological Safety and the High Performance Team – Building Behaviours for Success.

content design

Content design 101

Learn how to create user-focused and accessible web content that’s easy to find and understand. This introductory course will teach you foundational skills in content design. The importance of good web content is often not understood – Content Design NZ is here to change that.

excel boost

Excel boost for beginners

Welcome to Excel Boost for Beginners where you will discover the fundamental skills to help you transform your data into meaningful, insightful data stories. Join our expert instructor Nicky Bull as she walks you through the Excel essentials and helps you kick-start your data journey.

doing business with government

Doing business with government

It can be difficult crafting the perfect tender to attract the right supplier for the job. This is an introductory course to help you understand the foundational principles around developing an effective tender. It covers the different types of tenders, considerations and an understanding of when and how to draft an effective tender.

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

―Sydney J. Harris