Information Skills Training
I am experienced in running workshops in how to search the web more effectively:
The workshops that I have conducted have included my writing tailored handout materials to accompany the training.
Speaking at the Manchester Business Network - October 2008
“Neil’s clearly an expert in his field. So, no hesitation to recommend him; the talk today’s proved that.”
24/7 Uptime Ltd
“It’s been really excellent....Until now, I’ve wasted a lot of time. From now on, I will certainly save a lot of time using the strategy that Neil taught.”
“It’s been extremely useful. In the first few moments of the seminar, ...I realised quite how many business hours are wasted both by myself and by my colleagues in doing ineffective searches. So, very, very useful.”
Associate Director (Business Development)
Royal Bank of Scotland
“I feel that when I’m doing research for myself now, I’ve got a much better idea of how to specifically search for the information I require.”
Robertson Fox Coaching Ltd
“I found the seminar absolutely fascinating. It never occurred to me when I’m playing around on Google, thinking I’m doing an effective job, to be able to tap into the skills of somebody like Neil. It made me realise that I really need to save time in my working practices and get the experts in to do the job properly.”
The Business Network
"Thank you for an excellent seminar. The information you shared was very practical and will save me hours of time by making my searches more productive. A good insight into having and using a search strategy to find information..."
Your Visibility - Effective Marketing Strategies On-line
"Neil Foley is able to provide extremely concise and clever short cut moves to make surfing the Net enjoyable and informative! Thanks Neil!”
Countrywide Holidays Association (CHA)
"Your presentation … was very informative and will be extremely useful. I must admit I
sometimes lose patience with Google etc but hopefully I will now be able to gear my requests in a more specific nature. Thank you."
Dorothy A Calderbank
PA to Deputy Head and Senior Management Team
Rossall School, Fleetwood, Lancashire.