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- June 1998 - Vol. XII No. 2
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up for tomorrow
2 May 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 2:15 pm
Your Own Business
A practical step-by-step guide,
with advice from experts in banking, finance, law, marketing, franchising, tax
and 101 things it pays to know before starting a business.
9 May 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 12:20 pm
Organisations - Handy On The Future Of Organisations
Handy speaks candidly
about the changes facing organisations over the coming decades. Aimed at decision
makers, this video looks at Handy's ideas on how organisations should best remodel
themselves to survive and succeed. Changes in structure, workforce skills and
management are all discussed.
16 May 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 12:30 pm
Probably the most widely seen management training video
of all time, millions of managers around the world have seen and absorbed its
lessons. As a recent research has again shown, meetings are management, however
small or large the meeting.
23 May 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 12:30 pm
Many people underperform through a lack of confidence and
assertion. This is a step-by-step video course designed to build confidence for
the everyday situations people encounter. The areas covered include : Developing
self-confidence, Saying "No", Giving feedback, Making requests without giving
offence of being overlooked, Receiving criticism.
30 May 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 12.25 pm
A new tea lady, Penelope Keith, in a large engineering
company questions the various time, energy and money-wasting practices she sees
at several levels of the organisation. She eventually achieves success unleashing
creative ideas from the staff and increasing staff participation in running the
Animal Instincts - The inside story SUPERSENSE - Parts 1
series reveals the secrets of animal perception, allowing viewers to immerse themselves
in the lives and habits of animals. Each part is of 30 minute duration.
13 June 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Sense - Part I
This part provides an introduction to the series by
looking at the "sixth" sense which animals have and humans do not have. Many examples
are given, including the chilling spectacle of vampire bats being attracted to
drink live horse-blood, and how a shark's final attack is guided by an electrical
Sense - Part 2
Views the world through the eyes of different animals.
Beautifully photographed, with eerie sound-effects and some amazing close-ups
of vultures fighting for a place at the "dinner table".
20 June 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Sense - Part 3
Looks at what animals hear at high frequency and infrasound
(sounds that are too low for the human ear to detect). It also illustrates the
regional dialects of the humpback whale.
Scents - Part 4
From a superb film of the Cheetah to the communal latrine
of the mole rats, this episode looks at animals' sense of smell. It contains footage
of a lot of mating rituals.
27 June 1998 ; 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
of Timing - Part 5
Beautiful use of time-lapse photography is made
in this episode to illustrate how many creatures are ruled by the sun. The moon
affects the gravitation of the seas, and this episode contains some splendid and
unusual underwater photography.
Sense - Part 6
Looks at how birds and insects use magnetic fields for
navigation, and how human use of electricity can confuse many creatures.
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