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Personal Effectiveness Workshop 2021

Event Type
Law Society Finuas Skillnet
Law Society Of Ireland
Discounted Fee
CPD Hours
3 Management & Professional Development Skills (by eLearning)
Monday 15 November 2021 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
This item is not available to book online

This workshop is fully booked. If you are interested in attending a future workshop please contact finuasskillnet@lawsociety.ie to register your interest. 

Law Society Finuas Skillnet in Partnership with Law Society Human Resources Department 

Numbers on this workshop are limited to 12 participants

Aim and Objectives

This workshop is open to all staff working in a solicitor practice or in-house in the legal services sector. This workshop is designed for those who wish to improve their level of personal communication and assertiveness. 

Learning Outcomes

After completing this workshop, participants will:

Improve their performance & effectiveness
Be aware of their strengths & weaknesses and how they impact effectiveness
Work towards closing the gap in their current skillset
Recognise the difference between assertive, aggressive, submissive behaviour and have tips for being assertive


1. What is personal effectiveness

2. 6 key skills of personal effectiveness

3. Personal SWOT analysis

4. Planning & Prioritising

5. Identifying time stealers

6. Dealing with distractions

7. Delegation

8. Differentiating between assertive, aggressive, submissive behaviour and expected reactions

9. Managing expectation

10. When & how to say “no” assertively 

11. Group exercises – Practice & feedback

12. Personal action planning 

Training Delivery Methodology

Online via zoom meetings.
Instructor led and facilitated, with interactive group engagement.
Reflective private study of workshop resources.

Trainer - Naoise Blake 

A learning & development and Human Resources Consultant, Naoise has 20 years’ experience as a facilitator, trainer, people manager, business manager and a consultant in a number of organisations. 

Naoise has gained extensive consulting experience facilitating management development centres, selection interviewing and delivering development initiatives across a range of areas e.g. Leadership Development, Managing Change in Uncertain Times, Presentation Skills, Getting the Best From Your People, Train The Trainer, Cross-Selling & Up-Selling, Professional Collections. 



* Applicable to Law Society Finuas Skillnet members

This item is not available to book online