Skills development

Business Skills Development

Now more than ever you need your people to adapt, step up and continue to deliver. In these unprecedented times our coaches, facilitators and workshops, give your people the skills and confidence they need to continue to succeed – even if working remotely.

Our tailored training has already informed, aligned and motivated thousands from shop floor to top floor. What we share works in the ‘real world’ because our coaches and facilitators only ever share learnings in the field(s) in which they are trained or experienced.

All our offers are available virtually and include the following five highly popular examples. Prices start at £200 per person. See the full range of workshops here

How to maintain a positive outlook

Explore how you can recognise, and act on, the positive aspects of many situations – even in a negative world, full of bad news.

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How to improve business performance by better understanding your people: The DISC profiling tool

Build your self-awareness, be better equipped to appreciate the behaviour of others – and learn how you can combine the two to deliver remarkable results.

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How to run meetings and briefings that deliver results, virtually or face-to-face

Discover the proven techniques that help you design and deliver engaging meetings that energise your audience and deliver lasting results.

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How to lead and communicate in times of change

Understand how everyone responds to change and learn how you can guide your people to successfully deliver the changes you want to see.

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How to deliver clear, credible and compelling presentations, virtually or face-to-face

Learn how you can design and deliver memorable presentations that bring your key messages to life and ensure they are acted upon.

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Our workshops at-a-glance

This interactive PDF shows the full range of our workshops, which can be mixed and matched to create bespoke solutions that meet your precise needs.

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Our skills development offer spans the following areas – click on the ones that interest you:

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Leadership skills development

What it takes to be an effective leader and the skills to be one are changing at pace. The urgent question to be answered is where, with limited time, should leadership development be focused to secure the best results? Engagement is prerequisite to performance.

Our training and development give leaders, and future leaders, the evolving skills they need to lead effectively in these fast-changing times.

Download our Leadership Skills Development prospectus (PDF, 2.2Mb)

Management skills development

Being an effective manager ultimately depends on one thing – an ability to engage people. Even those without line management responsibilities need to be highly skilled at getting the best from others, to get the best results. Do your people have the skills they need to engage others when working virtually? Our training and development workshops provide the evolving skills busy managers need to succeed – particularly important when asking people to manage their teams remotely.

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Personal skills development

Over the next few years the changing face of work will mean more than half all employees will need significant reskilling.*

Organisations need self-aware colleagues who demonstrate emotional intelligence when responding to accelerating change.

Our personal development workshops provide the skills needed to remain resilient, adaptable and focused.

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Sales skills development

Sales is a tough and competitive world. Improving sales performance requires teams with professional processes and selling skills.

Our workshops provide everything sales teams need to get customers buying.

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Communications development

Bring your key messages to life with our communication skills training. We equip your people with engaging communication tools and techniques, so their messages are heard, understood and acted upon.

Download our Communication Skills Development prospectus (PDF, 1.8Mb)

‘How to be a better communicator’

This book is jam-packed with practical ways to overcome many communication challenges. Available in print or digital.

Just like everything else we do this book can be tailored to suit your individual needs.

How to buy the book

* World Economic Forum, The future of jobs report, September 2018.

At Axiom Communications, we help you bring your key messages to life in every part of your organisation with our communication skills training. We equip your leaders and line managers with the communication solutions they need to be more confident and skilful in engaging their stakeholders.

Communication skills training for your leaders

Employees consistently tell us their preferred way of learning about the things that matter is from their boss. Yet managers, often technically gifted in their field, get promoted into roles with neither the skills nor development opportunities.

Through our communication skills training we give your people the internal communication tools they need to become better communicators who truly engage, inspire and motivate their teams.

How we help with communication skills training

As Internal communication and engagement experts we help with communications coaching and training. We develop your leaders and practitioners to successfully land the messages that deliver action.

Developing Communication Skills case studies

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How to be a Better Communicator book cover (Chris Carey)How to be a better communicator: practical tips for busy managers

Now in its second edition our pocket book ‘How to be a better communicator’ has sold more than 30,000 copies. It is packed with over 200 powerful tips and techniques to overcome all kinds of communication challenges.

It is available in digital and printed formats and, like our other service offerings, it can be tailored to suit your individual needs.

Single copies are available direct via Amazon from less than £5. For those looking to equip their leadership teams, this book can be bulk purchased directly from us and customised in your company’s branding to include a photograph of, and bespoke foreword from, an executive leader in your organisation.

How to be a better communicator podcasts

In this series of podcasts, we focus on key areas of essential communication skills. Learn how to deliver messages so they are understood, retained, and acted upon in your organisation.

Axiom Podcast Episode 1: How to help managers communicate more successfully

Listen to a communication skills blueprint to help leaders and managers engage, influence and inspire their people.

Axiom Podcast Episode 2: How to motivate teams and release their full potential

Listen to our podcast for great advice on how to motivate teams and individuals.

Axiom Podcast Episode 3: How to communicate in times of change

Need to find a better way to communicate change? Then this podcast is for you.

Axiom Podcast Episode 4: How to run successful meetings

Listen to this podcast for 8 top tips for running great meetings.

Axiom Podcast Episode 5: How to present with impact

Presenting with impact – a matter of life and death? Listen to this podcast to boost your presentation skills and confidence.

Axiom podcast Episode 6: How to ‘write’ the right way

Listen to this podcast to learn the right way to write, based on the popular blog posts from Axiom.

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Book onto a workshop to expand your skills! All our workshops are available virtually and prices start at £200 per person.

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