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The discipline of project management has traditionally focused on the more technical aspects of planning, scheduling and control. That is now changing. People often find themselves at the center of every project, without the effective management of a project's human resources; effectively, the best plan in the world will not ensure project success. The challenge that many project managers face is to inspire initial commitment and sustain it over the life of the project and then, if necessary, to address performance problems.
This interactive workshop will allow participants to become comfortable communicating with people from diverse cultural backgrounds by learning how to: identify elements of culture which affect intercultural interaction, recognize communication styles which contrast with our own, interpret messages sent in contrasting communication styles, recognize non-verbal cultural differences in voice, facial expression and gestures, identify and avoid typical intercultural misunderstandings and conflicts, and practice communication skills that are both effective and respectful.
Welcome to Windows 8
Do you have questions about the Windows 8 operating system? Would you like to impress your peers and kids with your knowledge of the many new tools that Windows 8 has to offer? Then sign up for this three-week online course!
Do you feel like your computer is a mysterious machine that never does what you want it to do? Have you ever wondered whether there’s a faster, easier way to do things on your computer? Then sign up for this three-week online course! Computer Foundations covers everything a new user needs to know to be comfortable with their computer, and introduces experienced users to shortcuts, tips and tricks to help them work more efficiently.
This course presents the high points in Nunavut’s incredible history; this course is a primer in Nunavut governance and culture, with strong emphasis on the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement (NLCA). Ideal for all GN employees, it enables participants to better understand the structure of the Government of Nunavut, as well as the functions of its departments and the roles of the numerous boards, agencies, and other organizations created under the NLCA.
This session is for all GN employees who are interested in being Mentored to develop their skills and experiences. The individual seeking guidance to develop their skills and widen their experiences is the Mentee. The individual providing the guidance is the Mentor.
This session is for all GN employees who are interested in mentoring others to develop their skills and experiences. The individual seeking guidance to develop their skills and widen their experiences is the Mentee. The individual providing the guidance is the Mentor.
Self-Discovery Career Planning, & Communications Workshop
Thurs. Mar. 10th: This Self-Discovery/Career Planning, & Communications Workshop will give you an opportunity to learn more about yourself and about your preferences. The self-knowledge gained during this time can allow a more stress-free and satisfying work and home life.
Inuktitut will also be encouraged if needed for clarification purposes. Learning about ourselves and identifying ways of communicating can lead to enhanced interactions and reduce miscommunication.