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CIPD Seminar - Recruitment and Talent Management

What's it about?

CIPD Black Country in Association with Higgs & Sons will be hosting the below seminar on Wednesday 2nd September for members and non members of the CIPD.


  • How to spot a liar. The behavioural science of detecting lies and deceit - presented by Mike Drayton
  • Recruitment, selection and psychometric testing - presented by Henry Noteman of Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Event details:

This interesting session will focus on Lie Spotting, the psychology of detecting lies and deceit. It will be led by Mike Drayton, a clinical psychologist and organisational development consultant. He uses his psychology skils to help leaders, teams and organisations to build resilience, improve performance and reduce workplace stress.

This event aims to significantly improve your ability to spot lying and deception. It uses the latest research from the behavioural and psychological sciences to explain how you can improve your ability to spot lies, using the fascinating real life video examples of famous liars.

With regard to business, lying and deception can cost millions of pounds each year. Leaders and managers areoften placed in situations where spotting lies and deceit could be important.

The event is interactive, engaging and effective! It will cover the following -

  • Lies and truth defined
  • Science versus myth
  • The psychology of truth and lies
  • Emotions - the essentials
  • Verbal clues to deception
  • How to make it difficult for a person to lie in an interview - the cognitive load approach
  • The face and emotions

There will also be a second speaker, Henry Noteman from Jonathon Lee Recruitment who will focus on 'Recruitment and Selection and Psychometric Testing'.

There will be an opportunity for questions and answers with both speakers.

Wednesday 2nd September 2015

Higgs & Sons
3 Watefront Business Park
Brierley Hill

9.00 am - 1.00 pm

This event is free of charge to attend

How to Book:
If you are interested in attending the CIPD event on the 2 September, please contact Raj Joshi at the CIPD Black Country, please see full details below:-

Raj Kumar Joshi
Chair of the CIPD

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