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Diversity Training: Responding to the Voices that say it Doesn’t Work

There has been plenty of articles of over the years pointing out why diversity training does not work.  Whilst it’s not inevitable that it works, in our view, it’s equally not inevitable that it doesn’t either. Today we’re exploring the common objections to diversity training, and the ways in which you can design and deliver…

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A Simple Feedback Technique: Tips for your Managers

When your managers are giving feedback, positive or negative, how do they know that they are ‘doing the right thing’? When we receive negative feedback, our unconscious brain kicks in and can trigger memories of being told off as a kid. We can also respond negatively to positive feedback, when it challenges our own self-beliefs. And when…

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Investigation Report Template [Interactive!]

“I don’t know where to begin!” is one of the most common challenges managers identify about conducting an investigation. This interactive template report tool is popular in our investigations training as it gives managers a structure to work towards as they’re planning their investigation. HR teams can decide whether to ask managers to simply gather…

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How to Write an Investigation Report: Tips for your Managers

A good investigation report is one that is impartial, based on facts and stays true to evidence. Now, all organisations do their reports differently, but here’s our two gold-standard tips from our team of experts, which will give your managers a good shot at writing a great report: Start with the end in mind “I…

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Performance Management or Bullying?

This technique is proving a hit in our performance management training. When managers begin to put more focus on managing their teams’ performance, one of the things they dread the most is that they get accused of bullying.  This tool gives them confidence that what they’re doing – and how they’re doing it – is…

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