Places available on upcoming IAD PhD Workshops

We have places available on the following workshops running next week:

Seven Secrets of a Highly Successful Research Student

Monday 24th October 2016 (AM)

This workshop describes the key habits that our research and experience with thousands of students shows will make a difference to how quickly and easily you complete your PhD. Just as importantly, these habits can greatly reduce the stress and increase the pleasure involved in completing a PhD

More information and booking here

The Imposter Syndrome: Why Successful People Often Feel Like Frauds

Monday 24th October 2016 (PM)

This session will explain why high performing people often doubt their abilities and find it hard to enjoy their successes. It will also show the links to perfectionism and self-handicapping strategies such as procrastination, avoidance and over commitment.

More information and booking here

Effective Presentations

Monday 24th October 2016 (full day)

This course is aimed at people who may be anxious about speaking in public and who would like to increase their confidence in developing structured presentations in order to present their material with flair and style. One of the main aims is to offer a supportive environment, giving positive and constructive feedback to help participants gain confidence and develop their skills through practice.

More information and booking here

Effective Presentations

Tuesday 25th October 2016 (full day)

This course is aimed at people who may be anxious about speaking in public and who would like to increase their confidence in developing structured presentations in order to present their material with flair and style. One of the main aims is to offer a supportive environment, giving positive and constructive feedback to help participants gain confidence and develop their skills through practice.

More information and booking here

How to be your own best editor

Tuesday 25th October 2016 (AM)

This workshop aims to equip you with strategies for editing effectively. We will identify key aspects of good writing – such as clarity, conciseness and flow – and analyse, by means of written examples, how these qualities are realised linguistically. Working with a draft text, you will learn to focus on different levels of your text and make appropriate editorial decisions.

More information and booking here

 

 

Presenting Made Easy Workshops

Due to high demand, we have added additional dates for the ‘Presenting Made Easy’ Workshops, details below:

Presenting Made Easy – Presentation Techniques

The course is designed to equip participants with skills and techniques to develop and improve presentations for a variety of audiences. The content of the course addresses specific needs identified by the participants through their completed pre-questionnaires.

Topics covered includes:

  • Confident and engaging deliveryimagesll
  • Dealing with stage-fright (controlling nerves)
  • Body language
  • Structure
  • Coping with Q and A
  • Enjoy Presenting

We aim to dispel the fear many people feel when being faced with speaking in public.

Tuesday 12th January 2016

Wednesday 13th January 2016

Monday 14th March 2016

Tuesday 15th March 2016

Presenting Made Easy – Delivering Presentations

This course is an optional follow on from the Presentations Made Easy – Presentations Techniques course. This half day course gives participants the opportunity to deliver a presentation.  Participants will present a prepared 5 min(max) talk on subject of their own choice or give an overview of their subject preferably using visual aids. They will then receive positive and encouraging feedback.

Monday 18th January 2016

Monday 21st March 2016

More information and booking can be found here

Preparing for Conferences – Presenting your Poster

Will you be presenting a poster at a conference or event??  We have several workshops that can help you prepare for this:

Preparing for Conferences – Presenting Your Poster1428641_69358700

Thursday 26th March 2015 (9.30am – 12.30pm)

More information and booking here

Poster Production

Tuesday 21st April 2015 (9.30am – 12.30pm)

More information and booking here