Avoid ‘Death by PowerPoint'
Words have incredible power. They can make people’s hearts soar, or they can make people’s hearts sore. Add in some dull PowerPoint slides and we have a recipe for and uninspiring and instantly forgettable presentation. Discover the secrets of how to deliver engaging and memorable presentations in this bite-sized session.
*This session is 180 minutes in duration i.e. it covers two 90 minute sessions.
Listen with empathy
‘Most people do not listen with the intent to understand, they listen with the intent to reply.’ So said Stephen Covey in his masterpiece – The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, nailing the problem in one. Listening is often cited as the most influential of behaviours and yet most of us are poor listeners. Empathy is trending at the moment, being touted as an essential quality of effective leadership. Find out what all the fuss is about and how you can develop your empathy in this bite-sized session.
Be more assertive
Struggle to say “no”? Find yourself holding back your opinion for fear of judgement or failure? “Confidence is not “They will like me”; confidence is “I'll be fine if they don’t.” We love that quote because it encapsulates the true meaning of assertiveness: freedom from the fear of others’ judgement. Discover what assertiveness really is (clue: it’s not aggression) and practise techniques in confidence building and being more assertive when dealing with others.
Your personality type - it’s impact and how to influence others
Ever wondered why you find certain people difficult? If not, maybe they are wondering why they find you so tricky to get along with! The answer is simple really, we all just need different things from each other. Learn about the impact you have on others and how to communicate more effectively with all personality types in this engaging session. Wildly beneficial whether you are managing, selling or working as part of a team.
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