Lesson Archive

Assertivenes

This unit aims to equip learners with essential assertiveness techniques to effectively handle criticism in communication contexts. Assertive communication- Assertiveness means expressing your point of view in a way that is clear and direct, while still respecting others. Communicating in an assertive manner can help you to minimise conflict, control anger, have your needs better […]

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Decision-making and Risk-Management

Learning Objectives Participants will understand the strategic decision-making process and its impact on business outcomes; The module aims to equip participants with skills to identify and analyse risks in various business scenarios; Participants will learn methods to evaluate the potential outcomes of decisions and choose the most favourable course of action; Understanding and implementing strategies […]

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Digital Skills for Remote Work

The gig economy has been significantly moulded by technological advances and for the most part, technology plays a crucial role in facilitating gig work. The most important reasons to use the latest software and technology are: But, before you start building an IT stack that can accommodate remote, short-term projects, it is important to identify […]

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Entrepreneurial Skills

Learning Objectives Participants will gain an understanding and insights into effective leadership styles and approaches. The module will enhance participants’ verbal and written communication skills, fostering clarity and mutual understanding. Participants will learn the art of building and leading successful teams, emphasising collaboration, motivation, and conflict resolution. The module will focus on cultivating adaptability and […]

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Managing Finance

Learning Objectives The section will equip learners with the essential knowledge and skills to effectively define, develop, and manage the scope of work within an entrepreneurial context. It will provide a comprehensive understanding of budget creation and management for successful financial planning. It will also explore the intricacies of banking and saving, emphasising prudent financial […]

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Marketing Communication

The rise of the gig economy has transformed how individuals engage with employment. Giggers, individuals who embrace short-term, flexible, and project-based work arrangements, are becoming a significant workforce segment. As this trend continues to reshape traditional job structures, giggers must recognize the pivotal role that modern marketing plays in their professional success. The aim of […]

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Networking

This unit aims to equip giggers with the essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to thrive in the dynamic gig economy through the power of remote networking. As the gig economy expands, the unit seeks to help individuals understand the concept of remote networking and its relevance to gig work, emphasizing effective strategies for building […]

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Personal Branding

This unit is dedicated to highlighting the significance of personal branding in the gig economy and its profound effects on career success and client trust. We aim to guide gig workers in crafting a robust personal brand that aligns seamlessly with their skills, values, and career goals We also want gig workers to learn to […]

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Principles of Project Management

Project management is the process of overseeing and organizing the tasks, resources, and timelines required to successfully complete a project. The goal of project management is to plan, coordinate, and control project activities to meet predefined objectives regarding scope, cost, time, quality, and resources. For Gig workers to work well within a project they must […]

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Self-management

The aims of the unit “The Basic Principles of Self-Management” may vary depending on the specific context. However, some common aims of this unit include: Overall, the aims of the unit “The Basic Principles of Self-Management” are to empower individuals to take control of their own lives, make informed decisions, set, and achieve goals, and […]

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