Communities Learn with Lynda

Communities Learn with Lynda Face to Face with Online Facilitation In-person interactive communities can be supported by online tools during their learning journeys. Group participants have been using Lynda for quite some time. It’s more than an aid for skill building in particular, the ideas from this resource give inspiration for improving the overall event experiences….

Community Groups Connecting with Meetup

Community Groups Connecting with Meetup Local skill building groups are utilising Meetup to attract new attendees and members. Here are some of the top Meetup groups to check out: Cronulla RSL Toastmasters Club Join a club from an international organisation, to grow skills in Cronulla and The Shire. Young Entrepreneurs Sydney Meet fellow entrepreneurs for mentorship…

Communities Learning from Writers in the Sydney Writers Festival

Jane Caro spoke at the Hornsby library in May, after the release of her memoir Plain-Speaking Jane. The book reveals the retro personal and professional life of a female advertiser.Caro shares very personal experiences of anxiety. This public discussion empowers others to stop feeling ashamed of their conditions.

Vivid Sydney-Canon Collective

Canon returns to the Museum of Contemporary Art supporting Vivid Sydney again this year. Canon offers workshops for helping people to capture and print photos, in order to keep and share their memories.

The next generation breaks the ice by speaking

Next generation tells story by speaking in community Ben is serious about reaching new goals this year. His latest goal: public speaking. Speaking in front of a crows can be known as more terrifying than death. This new speaker welcomes fear as a healthy part of growth.”What’s going to get you outside your comfort zone…

Twitter helps publishing of community events

Twitter helps to publish announcements of community events Image: Pixabay Residents of Rockdale City are discovering local personal development programs through official and independent Twitter accounts. Announcements are being made on Twitter for timely news about the latest events. The official Rockdale City NSW Twitter account @RockdaleCityNSW updated followers on events such as the CamerArt…

Advertising needs accuracy in community education programs

  Accuracy is crucial in advertising of community programs Community residents could benefit from positive education and training if the programs are advertised properly. The Kogarah Community Services Centre recently listed an “inspiration and practical workshop.” Unfortunately, two different times were advertised for the event. Local businesses are able to hold free sessions in community…

Gallery for Speaking Skills Educational Program in Cronulla

Photo: iStock The Cronulla RSL Toastmasters Club allowed photographs to be taken at a recent meeting. This group of locals practiced public speaking in this popular Shire venue. New visitors attended the meeting on Thursday 28th April. An anonymous new visitor said, “I feel very nervous when speaking. Hopefully I will gain the courage to speak…

Classic and wooden boat festival

Writing by April Chen Mengya Classic & Wooden Boat Festival is a showcase for vessels around Sydney and all over Australia. The festival is celebrating Maritime Heritage (Theme of 2016 CWBF) at Darling Harbour. It has been 4 years since the last Classic & Wooden Boat Festival. The museum has been working to recreate this festival. The show…