Are we nearly there yet…? Free children’s travel book

Sunday, July 25, 2010


For any of you setting out on a summer hols car or train journey, we have written a very interactive children’s book to help them through the journey.  It’s a mixture of quizzes, observation questions, guesssing games, memory tests, etc.  It’s really for primary school age kids - say 6 to 10 year olds - [...]

Latest newsletter

Tuesday, July 20, 2010


Difficult Times Ahead.. Recent budget announcements, and those to follow in the Autumn, put real pressure on your training and development budgets. Effective are determined to do all we can to help you work as well as you can through these difficult times, and have several ideas to support you and your staff which are innovative, effective [...]

Cascading skills..

Tuesday, July 20, 2010


If you’d like to save training and development costs improve the skills and confidence of staff who need to pass information to others add value internally to any external training of staff improve the impact of team briefings and all internal meetings If so Cascading Skills is for you! Increasingly companies are sending staff on external programmes, courses , conferences and then asking them [...]

Calling all small businesses…

Monday, July 19, 2010


Did you know you can get a full day’s training for less than £50 per person? Would you like to train and develop your staff, but don’t have a budget? We can help! We regularly run consortium events, by arranging to bring together a group of SMEs in the same location, to provide half and full day training [...]

Top 10: motivating others…

Sunday, July 18, 2010


1: Ask: don’t assume or guess what people want - ask them.  Find out what they want, and what works for them (or doesn’t) 2: Process or outcome?: some people are motivated more by results - the destination: others, by how they feel, and how engaged they are - the journey.  Find out which, if either, [...]

Effective on tour…!!

Monday, July 5, 2010


Over the next three months or so we are going on tour!  We are going to run some free taster half-days, at various locations around the country.  The first confirmed dates are: Thursday, 29 July, 1.30 - 4.30, Chichester, West Sussex Friday, 30 July, 1.30 - 4.30, Pendennis Castle, Cornwall The event is absolutely free, and consists of [...]

  • Feedback

    This is a section in which we record feedback from our various training and development programmes.
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    “Fantastic course with brilliant feedback, practical advice and techniques. Invaluable experience and highly recommended. Great job guys, me [...]

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  • Effective’s NLP Invitation….

    View our trailer to receive your personal invite to our open course….it could change your life..!

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  • NLP Open Programme…

    Arnie has already successfully run some in house Practitioner programmes, and is also currently running a ‘Personal NLP Practitioner’ programme.  This is designed specifically for individuals, and is tailored exactly to their needs: time, place, pace, and learning preferences.  You can join this programme any time you like, and take as long as you like.  [...]

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  • Equal Opportunities: Statement of Commitment

    This Statement is intended for anyone with whom we do business – including:
    All our staff
    All our associates
    All participants on any of our programmes
    Anyone we come into contact with, personally or professionally
    Effective are committed to supporting equal opportunities, and valuing diversity, in all we do, and in all our personal and professional relationships.  We want [...]

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  • No win, no fee service…

    Looking for a new job?  Wanting to prepare for an internal promotion?  Facing a selection process when it’s years since you last had an interview?  We at Effective can help.
    Our No Win, No Fee Service provides you with either three or six hours personal support - face to face and/or over the phone.  The three [...]

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Just to let you all know that on our SLIDEAS site, we are now offering a new powerpoint presentation every fortnight (alternate Sundays), for you to download for free! Our back catalogue of presentations is also available. So don’t miss out on these freebies - check the site regularly!! We’d also be interested in any similar presentations you have. Just email them to me, and I’ll get them published, with full credits to the author!