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Communicating Effectively
AVAILABLE AS LIVE SESSSION OR  AS A RECORDING
CPD Points: 1.0

 

Strategies to communicate more effectively as a Quantity Surveyor, presented by Danette Fenton - Menzies, Director of Learning for Magical Learning.

In this one-hour session, Danette will provide gainful insights into:

  • Key components of effective communication.
  • Strategies to communicate more confidently and effectively.
  • Effectively communicating technical information to non-technical people.

The learning outcomes from this one-hour webinar include:

  • Understand the key components of effective communication.
  • Understand how to improve your written and verbal communication skills.
  • Key tools and techniques to improve your communication skills.
  • Key techniques to ensure your message gets across, particularly when conveying technical information to non-technical people.
  • Case study:  From Ineffective to Effective: The road to improved communications.

About the Presenter
Danette Fenton-Menzies, Director of Learning, Magical Learning is a CPA and Chartered Accountant with over twenty-five years’ experience in both the private and public sectors.

Danette's career has included working for several of the ‘Big Four’ Accounting firms as well as the Department of Finance, AusAID and the National Transmission Agency.  She was also Financial Controller for ntl Australia Ltd and CFO at Safe Work Australia. 

For the past nineteen years Danette has designed and facilitated a variety of finance and leadership workshops and webinars that are customised for specific clients both in Australia and overseas. 

Her strengths include being a lifelong learner, her passion to help others learn new things, making dry topics relevant and interesting and being able to explain technical concepts in plain English.


Date and Time: Tuesday, 17 October 12:30 -1:30pm OR Via Recording

Cost: $80 Members / $100 Non Members
Register: https://www.cpdlive.com/aiqs/seminars3/7207/8815/Communicating-Effectively.html

Recording Expiry Date: 17 January 2018


  Tax Depreciation - Final Legislation
AVAILABLE AS LIVE SESSSION OR  AS A RECORDING
CPD Points: 1.0

With parliament voting on the changes to tax depreciation legislation during the October sitting period, Tax Trainer Ken Mansell will present on the final legislation (Treasury Laws Amendment (Housing Tax Integrity) Bill 2017) amendments during this session on 8 November 2017.
Ensure you are up-to-date with the final legislation and use this opportunity to ask Ken questions to ensure you understand the new requirements.

About the Presenter 
Ken Mansell currently works as a tax trainer for a series of organisations. He has worked in almost every role you would expect from someone who loves tax, including on the secretariat of the Review of Australia's Future Tax System ("Henry Review"), in the office of the Assistant Treasurer advising on taxation policy and in the Federal Treasury developing and implementing tax policy. Ken has also worked in the Tax Division for both KPMG and Deloitte, as a Tax Trainer and Tax Specialist for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Head of Taxation for the Seven Network Limited group and Raytheon Australia.

Date and Time: Wednesday, 8 November 12:30 -1:30pm OR Via Recording

Cost: $80 Members / $100 Non Members
Registerhttps://www.cpdlive.com/aiqs/seminars3/7280/8887/Tax-Depreciation-Final-Legislation.html

Recording Expiry Date: 8 February 2017


 


         
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Coaching and Mentoring Skills
AVAILABLE AS LIVE SESSSION OR  AS A RECORDING
CPD Points: 1.0

 

Please join Danette for another insightful session as she addresses on how to use coaching and mentoring to develop a high-performance team.

In this one-hour session, Danette will discuss: 

  • The difference between coaching, mentoring and supervising.
  • Key coaching and mentoring skills for quantity surveyor leaders.
  • Specific coaching and mentoring tools and strategies.

The learning outcomes include:

  • The difference between coaching, mentoring and supervising and when to use the different approaches.
  • Understand key coaching and mentoring skills for quantity surveyor leaders.
  • Identify specific tools and strategies to develop yourself as a coach and mentor in your quantity surveyor leadership role.
  • Case study:  The Power of Coaching and Mentoring: Developing a high performing quantity surveyor team through coaching and mentoring.

Date and Time: Tuesday, 20 November 12:30 -1:30pm OR Via Recording

Cost: $80 Members / $100 Non Members
Registerhttps://www.cpdlive.com/aiqs/seminars3/7208/8816/Coaching-and-Mentoring-Skills.html

Recording Expiry Date: 20 February 2017

 

 

         
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tax Depreciation - The BIG Change
AVAILABLE AS A RECORDING
CPD Points: 1.5

On Budget night, the Treasurer announced the biggest change to tax depreciation, limiting who can claim deductions under Division 40.

Draft legislation has now been released by Treasury, join Ken Mansell as he explains the changes and draft legislation.
• Why have the rules been implemented?
• What are the new rules?
• Are there any exceptions?
• What happens now?

Presenter - Ken Mansell
Ken currently works as a tax trainer for a series of organisations. He has worked in almost every role you would expect from someone who loves tax, including on the secretariat of the Review of Australia's Future Tax System ("Henry Review"), in the office of the Assistant Treasurer advising on taxation policy and in the Federal Treasury developing and implementing tax policy. Ken has also worked in the Tax Division for both KPMG and Deloitte, as a Tax Trainer and Tax Specialist for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Head of Taxation for the Seven Network Limited group and Raytheon Australia.

Cost: $66 Members / $88 Non Members
Registerhttps://www.cpdlive.com/aiqs/seminars3/7127/8728/Tax-Depreciation-The-BIG-Change.html

Recording Expiry Date: 27 October 2017


 

         
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tax Depreciation - The BIG Change
AVAILABLE AS A RECORDING
CPD Points: 1.5

On Budget night, the Treasurer announced the biggest change to tax depreciation, limiting who can claim deductions under Division 40.

Draft legislation has now been released by Treasury, join Ken Mansell as he explains the changes and draft legislation.
• Why have the rules been implemented?
• What are the new rules?
• Are there any exceptions?
• What happens now?

Presenter - Ken Mansell
Ken currently works as a tax trainer for a series of organisations. He has worked in almost every role you would expect from someone who loves tax, including on the secretariat of the Review of Australia's Future Tax System ("Henry Review"), in the office of the Assistant Treasurer advising on taxation policy and in the Federal Treasury developing and implementing tax policy. Ken has also worked in the Tax Division for both KPMG and Deloitte, as a Tax Trainer and Tax Specialist for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Head of Taxation for the Seven Network Limited group and Raytheon Australia.

Cost: $66 Members / $88 Non Members
Registerhttps://www.cpdlive.com/aiqs/seminars3/7127/8728/Tax-Depreciation-The-BIG-Change.html

Recording Expiry Date: 27 October 2017