Local Government NSW is concerned new planning laws exclude vital community input.
Sydney Olympic Park offers a range of professional development programs and this March it is inviting you to join its 48th Wetland Education and Training (WET) workshop on 3 March where you’ll learn about Blue Carbon. Hear from the experts about saline wetland habitats, management challenges and rehabilitation options for Blue Carbon. Learn how Blue Carbon can become a market mechanism for the conservation and restoration of saline wetlands. You will participate in discussions that handles dilemmas around conservation and business. This program emphasises primarily on practical aspects of managing saline wetlands for Blue Carbon. Whether you are a wetland manager, engineer, ecologist, technician or a custodian of a wetland, this program will help you put your own plans into action!
his one-day intensive delivers essential contract management strategies and risk minimisation techniques for private sector managers as well as officers of government departments and agencies. With this knowledge, you can ensure that contracts are managed properly from the outset and remain ahead of potential problems before they arise. You will be provided with the tools to safeguard deliverables and keep them on track at all times. You will also learn to ensure that issues such as delays and other intervening factors which invariably crop up don’t compromise overall contract objectives and key outcomes.
In this course we look at the best ways to negotiate a successful outcome to internal or external negotiations. Remember that if a contract can be defined as a legally enforceable voluntary agreement between two or more parties then the negotiation is the process that leads up to the creation of the contract. The program also examines common tactics used in negotiations and how to overcome common mistakes made in negotiations, and link them to the different stages of the lifecycle of a contract.
Numbers are the language of business. This course is aimed at improving contract professionals’ knowledge of how the numbers work in a business setting and how they can affect an organisation.
Delivery of infrastructure plays a vital role in shaping our future cities. This unique two-day masterclass provides participants with a sound understanding of infrastructure finance from a practitioner’s perspective. The program is designed to introduce concepts around how infrastructure projects are structured from a commercial and financial perspective. This affects a wide range of consultants involved in shaping infrastructure projects from a planning, design and management perspective.
The City of Stonnington have been using CareerSpot for a number of years for advertising job vacancies and couldn’t be happier with the service provided and the traffic generated to our Careers website. The staff are fantastic; every Friday when we advertise they check in to see if we need anything uploaded to CareerSpot and get this organised for us, it’s so simple for organisations! The weekly email distribution and diverse industry job boards means our vacancies are reaching a wide audience of both active and passive candidates.
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