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Breitenmoser, Kurt

Overview
Works: 159 works in 456 publications in 1 language and 5,301 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Instructional films  Short films  Case studies  Science films  Environmental films  Popular works 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kurt Breitenmoser
Understanding brands( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why did Coca-Cola change its image after World War II? How did Oprah Winfrey become a marketable commodity? Are shoppers hapless victims of advertising, or do consumers themselves influence a company's merchandising decisions? This program shows how businesses combine an idea with a logo to create the "product personality" called a brand. Specific components of successful brands, the messages they convey, and the challenges that even a well-known enterprise such as Apple may face in defending its brand are all explored. Expert insights from the director of global marketing firm FutureBrand along with person-on-the-street interviews shed additional light on how and why brands entice consumers to buy
Learning with interactive whiteboards( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This DVD provides an introduction on what a board consistis of and how it can be used in the classroom."--Container back cover
Online customer service by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping people via the Internet might sound easy, but in fact, many customers expect more from a digital interface than they do from in-person or telephone venues. And because folks can take their business elsewhere with one swift click or keystroke, competition for online customers is fierce; anyone tasked with keeping them happy is on the front line of a company's battle to succeed. Using eye-catching animation, down-to-earth explanations, and illustrative chat excerpts, this video presents the best ways to assist customers who sign in rather than stroll in. Topics include the basic parameters, functions, and fine points of live chat, which enables a trainee become the "voice" of his or her company; the ways in which social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter can play a role in effective customer service; the importance of e-mail etiquette; and the methods by which a service representative should deal with online behavior that becomes upsetting or offensive. Viewable/printable educational materials are available online
Easy ways to use e-learning( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Students of today are more technologically advanced than ever before. They live their lives with technology at their fingertips. In this program we discuss how education systems are undergoing a transformation, and how e-learning is becoming further integrated into the classroom. We look at the benefits of e-learning, and how by engaging students on a level and with material to which they will respond can make a teacher's job easier. Introducing e-learning methods and strategies, we also investigate the benefits of Learning Management Systems and how this change in teaching methods is benefiting both teachers and students"--VEA website
Designers at work by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains how product designers work, reviewing the development stage, its application, and the factors that influence final design, such as aesthetics, environmental sustainability, legalities, materials, and more. Students also learn the importance of the relationship between the designer, the client, and end users. The video uses case studies of designers at work in a variety of industries, and lets viewers know about the range of design jobs available
The body in motion : fitness, skill, and training by CLASSROOM VIDEO LTD( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When beginning any health and fitness program we need to test our health-related and skill-related components of fitness in order to expose our strengths and weakness and to determine what components we need to work on. This doesn't just apply to a trained athlete, but is just as relevant to the untrained person of any age. In this Australian-made, curriculum fit program we learn practical tests that measure the health-related and skill-related components of fitness, how to apply the FITT principle to a training program, and what happens to the cardio-respiratory system when we exercise"--Container
Teaching ESL students in the mainstream classroom( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is vital for teachers to consider the language used in their subject area from an ESL learner's point of view. This informative program helps teachers accommodate ESL learners with real-life classroom examples and practical strategies. We explore how teachers can consider the language demands of their lessons and use non-verbal cues to enhance language comprehension. We then explain how language modeling builds learner confidence and how to differentiate between language and content when correcting. Finally we demonstrate the "Think- Pair-Share" strategy for concept checking and discuss the importance of integrating cognitive taxonomies and learning styles to build thinking skills"--Container
Change management in large organisations : smoking laws : a case study( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Large organisations only survive in todays highly competitive environment if they have the ability to effectively deal with change. And, as changes go, they dont come much bigger than recent smoking bans and ensuring challenges for the hospitality industry. In this dynamic program, we examine change, the internal and external forces behind it, the restraining forces that prevent it, change implementation and evaluation. With examples and interviews specifically about the changes to smoking laws from the Australian Institute of Management, Club Med, Lindeman Island and the Hotel Motel and Accommodation Association of Victoria, this is a practical and information-packed program that will change the way students think about change!"--Container
Job application : looking good on paper( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The key to getting the first step right is a clear and concise job application, because employers simply don't have time to go through lengthy, unfocused submissions. The program will help you focus on expressing your skills and experience, writing applications that really stand out and more
Renewable fuels( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traditionally, we have relied heavily upon non-renewable energy resources, however we have now reached a tipping point globally where the environment cannot sustain such impact, nor do we have the resources to continue this. This program clearly shows the environmental impacts of both renewable and non-renewable energy sources, how the energy is collected and the pros and cons of renewable energy."--Container
Patient care : plans and pathways( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like all health care professionals, nurses have many variables to consider when administering patient care, in order to deliver desirable and effective outcomes. This is equally true in community, hospitals, and aged care facilities. Care plans, clinical pathways and critical pathways are some of the tools available for the management of patient care, allowing for a systematic and holistic multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. This program explains these tools and provides insight into their implementation and evaluation. Additionally, the program presents some of the innovative technological developments and initiatives that are seeing advancements in patient care management. This program has been endorsed by APEC number 120903432 as authorised by Royal College of Nursing, Australia according to approved criteria and has been accredited 1 CNE point
Food preservation techniques by Simon Garner( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preservatives may have a bad nutritional rap, the truth is that these substances allow seasonal food to be consumed throughout the year, and in areas where it would otherwise be unavailable. Methods of food preservation such as salting, drying, and smoking have been practiced for millennia, while others have been made possible on a commercial scale by technological advances such as freezing and pasteurizing. This program takes a look at the how and why of food preservation, covering a variety of techniques and explaining the differences between natural and artificial preservatives
End of life care( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death is inevitable and a natural part of life, but for the patient this important time can be difficult for the dying person and also their family and close friends. Therefore a health professional's role is to support the patient with maintaining their quality of life in this last stage of life. In this programme we provide an introduction to the important aspects of good end of life care, looking closely at the key aims of end of life care, outlining the importance of advanced care planning; examine the use of medication and nutrition; and types of support offered for grieving families and friends. This programme also features a number of health professionals who provide their expertise for this difficult topic
The Beginning teacher( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features interviews with experienced teachers who offer practical advice for new teachers. It mentions the importance of extracurricular activities and strategies for building a rapport with students as well as examining classroom management techniques and techniques for the parent-teacher process
Protecting the vulnerable : identifying and responding to elder abuse by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program provides an overview of elder abuse, including physical, sexual, financial and psychological abuse and neglect. It also looks at strategies to protect vulnerable elderly people and appropriate responses by governments, peak bodies and the aged care industry
Caring for the Frail and Immobile by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An educational program looking at physiological and mental health aspects of aging, including age-appropriate exercise programs. It covers how to care for older people successfully, so they can live fulfilling lives and enjoy their dignity. Features comments from Professor Peter Hunter, Director of Aged Care and Rehabilitation at Alfred Health and Caulfield Hospital
Nutrition in an aged-care environment by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Developing and maintaining a healthy and well balanced diet is just as important for the elderly as any other age group. For elderly people who can no longer look after themselves, it is of vital importance that adequate meals are provided that will meet the nutritional requirements of this age group. Nutrition sources, portion size and meal frequency are all covered, as well as strategies for getting older people to eat. Aged care workers will find this program invaluable when tending to the nutritional and dietary needs of the elderly."--Container
Emerging diseases : prions and viruses by Kurt Breitenmoser( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The diseases discussed include SARS, avian flu, Rift Valley fever, and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. This program looks at the transmission, clinical features, diagnosis, treatment, vectors, prevention and control of these diseases"--Container
Managing incontinence( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Urinary and faecal incontinence can be one of the most stigmatising and embarrassing disabilities to afflict both men and women in society today. The cost to the individual can be measured in loss of confidence, embarrassment, social isolation, relationship stress and breakdown; not just in laundering and costs of continence products."--VEA website
Preventing Falls in Aged Care( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the risk factors for falls, illustrates cases in which falls can be avoided, and shows how to implement preventative strategies tailored to elderly care
 
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