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The First Year - Following Five Young Teachers
Winner of numerous festival awards including the prestigious Peabody, this powerful and moving film is a "must-see" for anyone who is, or has ever thought of, becoming a parent or teacher. The film chronicles the first year of five young…
The Creative Person - Practice and Passion
What, exactly, is creativity? Take a closer look at what makes a creative person in this introductory lecture that explores ancient ideas about creativity (including the muses of the ancient Greeks); debunks common myths about the sources of creativity; and…
Case Studies In Recruitment
Part of the Series: Recruitment & People Management
Getting a job is one of life's big challenges. But how does it look from the employers' point of view? This documentary looks at how a small business, a hospital, and a supermarket recruit their staff. SMALL BUSINESS : Small…
Resume Writing
Part of the Series: Business SoftSkills Series
This video introduces the six rules to resume writing. In addition, it is followed with the six steps to creating a resume that will get read. The video shows a step-by-step process to writing a resume along with case studies…
Combining Opposites - Diverge, Then Converge
Focus now on the nature of creative thinking itself, with a look at divergent thinking (which involves intuition and associative thought) and convergent thinking (which selects and develops the most promising ideas). Along the way, you'll learn skills for balancing…
Job Interview Skills (Getting a Better Job)
8 short scenarios totalling 25 minutes of footage, including managing the introduction, being specific using STAR - providing rich behavioural evidence, having the contrary example, taking control and managing the ending. This course covers essentials such as recruitment documents, CV…
8 videos
Leadership and Management
Key Topics Leaders Managers Autocratic Managers Democratic Managers Laissez-Faire Managers Paternalistic Managers Theory X And Y Managers What's the difference between a leader and a manager? What kinds of managers are there? What are the problems of managing in the…
4 videos
Creative Styles - Adaptors and Innovators
Using examples of real-life creative icons, investigate two major "styles" of creativity exemplified by Norman Rockwell and Pablo Picasso. The first: adaptors, who are precise, reliable, and detail oriented. The second: innovators, who approach problems from novel angles. Where do…
Engaging Resumes & Cover Letters: How to Hook the Job You Want
A resume is so much more than a list of skills, education and work history. With the cover letter, it is an integral part of making a good first impression. Hear job seekers and hiring managers discuss how they view…
Lateral Thinking Is a Survival Skill
First, investigate the evolutionary history of creativity in human beings and the fascinating paradox of conformity and creativity - both essential to the survival and development of our species. Then, learn about how modern education approaches creativity in our youth,…
Organizational Cultures
Key Topics Culture Group Norms Power Culture Role Culture Task Culture People Culture What's meant by the culture of an organisation? What are "group norms"? How do these invisible factors influence the way a business works? Clip #1: "Introduction: The…
3 videos
Domestic Violence
Part of the Series: In the Line of Duty Volume 3
Anne O' Dell, a former veteran street cop provides highly-touted training for officers dealing with issues of domestic violence. Invaluable information and lessons for departments wanting to lower domestic violence also included. Issues Addressed: Domestic Violence / Interrogation-Interviewing / Report…
Human Resources Strategy
Key Topics Human Resources Sainsbury's General Mills Soft HRM Hard HRM HR Strategy What's meant by a human resources strategy? How does it work in practice? Clip #1: "Introduction" - Clip #2: "Case Study 1 - HR Objectives and Stragety…
5 videos
Borrowing and Modifying Ideas
True creators don't work in isolation. Instead, they often borrow from or modify the ideas of their predecessors. Here, learn how to incorporate solutions from other people (as well as nature) into your specific challenge with the power of tools…
Child Abuse
Part of the Series: In the Line of Duty Volume 4
Critical information for street cops in the recognition of child abuse as first responders. Included is a debriefing from Dr. Armand Brodeur, a foremost expert in recognizing and dealing with child abuse and in-depth information from the Minneapolis Police Department's…
Classic Brainstorming and Brainwriting
Learn how to brainstorm the right way. Explore the three roles in a classic brainstorming session (the facilitator, client, and resource group members) and try your hand at brainwriting, a variation on brainstorming that involves silent cross-ideation - all while…
Principles for Converging on the Best Ideas
What mindset and attitude do you need to decide which of your ideas to pursue? Professor Puccio reveals the four key principles you need for success: practicing affirmative judgment, keeping novelty alive, checking your objectives to make sure they meet…
Building a Successful Career in Counseling and Psychotherapy
More than ever before, new therapists are faced with a rapidly changing field that offers a dizzying array of theoretical approaches, licensure options, and business models. Amid these mystifying career prospects, what are the most important things a beginning therapist…
Clarifying the Challenge
This lecture focuses on the clarification step of creative problem solving, in which you identify your goal, gather data, and formulate your challenge. Professor Puccio shows you how to use a variety of helpful tools, including finding out the "who,…
Recruitment and Selection
Topics in this program include: recruitment, human resources, workforce, planning, selection, insurance and industry. Clip #1: "Part 1: An Essential Guide to Recruitment & Selection" - Clip #2: "Part 2: The Recruitment Challenge" - Clip #3: "Part 3: Writing CVs"…
4 videos