Grow with APLS Group™ Public Courses. Flexible and affordable online and in-person learning solutions for professionals, backed by 40 years of professional coaching and consulting experience. Gain insight with collaborative webinars, expand your career with fast-paced training programs, or earn a certificate while learning from industry-leading Coaches.
Presentation Fundamentals: Tools for Success
Discover proven techniques to deliver messages with greater impact in both face-to-face and virtual settings with this two-day online course. Perfect your skills through a variety of activities, including vocal techniques, body positioning, message content and visual aids while benefiting from immediate feedback from your APLS Group Coach.
Emerging Leaders: Keys to Leadership Success
Collaborate with other emerging leaders and equip yourself with proven tools and techniques to become a more effective leader with our one-day intensive training course. Ideal for current team leaders, managers with under two years of experience, or those on track to move into management.
Leading Virtually in the 21st Century
Leaders in the 21st century now have to face the growing challenge of managing diverse teams spread across your city, state, North America or the globe. When managed effectively, virtual teams can increase productivity, help meet organizational goals and improve the quality of work. It takes multiple enhanced skills to overcome a variety of unique challenges that can negatively impact the team’s success.
In this interactive virtual program participants will be introduced to tips, tools and techniques for developing core competencies to enhance the productivity of virtual teams. Participants will be able to build a plan for increasing participation, building trust and enhancing connections with team members.
2021 ONLINE COURSES:
5/21: 3:30pm – 5:00pm ET
Mastering the Art of Difficult Conversations
What’s the number one issue in most organizations? Communication. No matter the size of your business, when you ask employees “how effective is the communication here?” an overwhelming number say the same thing. Counselors and Coaches agree that most issues center around poor communication skills.
Confront difficult conversations with composure and confidence. Learn how to create a safe environment for conversation, regulate emotion, and concisely address talking points, no matter your communication style. In this interactive workshop, participants will learn practical solutions and discover tips and tools to improve organizational communication. Benefit from large group input, small group discussions and time for self-reflection. Attendees will leave the session with an action plan of what they need to focus on to increase their success.
2021 ONLINE COURSES:
5/21: 10:00am – 11:30am ET
What a year 2020 has been! We’ve all had to pivot, adjust, change the way we work, the way we think, and the way we communicate. Some of this is within our control and some of it is not. You might think there are no options, feeling stuck and unmotivated or just plain out of your comfort zone. Together let’s put a stake in the ground and shift your mindset.
Managing Your Career through Job Search or Transition
Planning to make a career change? This highly interactive one day training course uses a variety of exercises and activities to help you identify your strengths and interests, create a compelling resume and LinkedIn profile, prepare for a successful interview, and hone skills needed for a productive job search.