Make the most of your AIM Benefits

Date: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The AIM Knowledge Centre has a range of publications, learning resources and online content to help traject your career as a manager or leader. Choose from resources such as the Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Quarterly, Forbes, Fortune, Time, EBSCO e-journals and browse and borrow over 10,000 books. Read on for a snapshot of AIM Member benefits or contact the Membership services team on 1300 661 061 or membership@aim.com.au for more information.

As a professional Member, you are entitled to a free four-month Mentoring program – Member Exchange. The latest cohort started last month and we are now taking applications for the February cohort. Become a mentor and share your skills - we need you! Contact mentoring@aim.com.au or visit the website today. 

Have you visited the AIM Member portal recently? Log in to get instant access to a range of unique benefits available to AIM Members. Choose from exclusive partner discounts such as Bupa, Medibank, Sendle, The Australian, Club Marriott, and Qantas/Virgin (through Corporate Traveller).

In addition to AIM's Knowledge Centre, we offer Member Lounge facilities in a number of locations: Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Canberra and Hobart. 

Visit our 'bricks and mortar' libraries in Adelaide, Canberra, Hobart, Melbourne, and Sydney where you can browse and borrow from over 16,000 print and eBooks. AIM Members are welcome to borrow titles in person, or through our AIM online catalogue. Delivery is nationwide, so geography is no obstacle. Professional Members can login to access all resources. Corporate Members can use the AIM online catalogue to search and borrow from AIM’s physical libraries.

The final issue for 2016 of Leadership Matters, AIM's national bi-monthly magazine, will be released next month and includes features on global leadership, teamwork and the full low-down of the 2016 ALEAS. To stay up-to-date with Leadership Matters content, navigate to www.leadershipmatters.com.au, where we tackle the issues facing managers and leaders every day.


Brisbane Member Benefit

As a professional development benefit, AIM Members are invited to join the Member- led AIM Speaking Group. The AIM Speaking Group is FREE for all AIM Professional and Corporate Members helping you to:
•    Reduce your fear of speaking in public
•    Improve confidence when speaking in a group
•    Speak at short notice
•    Avoid pitfalls that entrap many public speakers
•    Structure your presentations
•    Focus on disciplined continual practice
The sessions explore speech making, presentation reading, structuring speeches, speaking impromptu and using visual aids, all in a relaxed and supportive learning environment. You can also complete an 8 step self-paced introduction program on public speaking with a certificate of competence issued on successful completion. 

The group meet at the Brisbane Member’s Lounge on Level 16, 40 Creek St most Tuesday’s, 12:30 – 1.30pm. For more information, including details on how to join, please contact the Speaking Group Chairman and AIM Life Member Richard Swift directly on 07 3300 1363 or email richardswift21@optusnet.com.au