THE ADVANTAGE WORKSHOP SERIES ON PERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS
“How to become more adaptable to change”
Want to learn how to develop the skill of adaptability, deal with the unexpected and see change as a good thing?
You will achieve this in our new workshop!
We live in the world full of vitality, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity (VUCA). ‘The only constant is change’ – as a Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said. Change is all around and often unpredictable. Unfortunately, our brain doesn’t like change, that’s why it is so hard to adapt. We prefer to stay with what’s familiar, but if we keep living in our ‘cosy bubbles’, we won’t grow. We need to learn to quickly adapt to new situations and keep developing. That’s the only way to succeed in today’s world, for individuals and businesses alike.
This highly interactive workshop will help you to better understand what is adaptability, analyse its benefits, as well as mental barriers to change. It will allow you to identify the essential components to develop the skill of adaptability in a way that is effective. An experienced facilitator will guide you through a reflective self-discovery. You will explore practical tips for applying adaptability in your own life and have an opportunity to create a personal action plan.
Who is the workshop for?
This workshop is for people who want to:
- Learn how to develop adaptability skills and deal with any situation life throws at them
- Better understand the change cycle and how to successfully manage change
- Discover how the mind works when something unexpected happens
- Gain practical techniques to overcome mental barriers to adaptability
Aims of the workshop:
- Provide the participants with a better understanding of what is adaptability, how it impacts our life and how to develop it
- Enable a greater self-awareness
- Equip the participants in effective techniques to deal with unexpected situations and changes
- Support mental well-being
The course is divided into 3 main parts:
- What is adaptability made of?
- Why is adaptability the key to a successful life?
- How to develop the skills of adaptability
The first part explores how we define adaptability, what is it made of and what characterizes adaptable people.
The second part explains the importance of developing adaptability skills. It links adaptability to some basic neuroscience concepts, allowing you to understand mental barriers to change and how to overcome them.
The third part provides practical tips and techniques to develop the skill of adaptability. It introduces the concept of Growth Mindset and offers a 5-step model for personal effectiveness. It also enables participants to set their own goals and establish an action plan.
At the end of this course, you would be able to:
- Explain what is adaptability
- Describe benefits of and barriers to adaptability, and their impact on your life
- Better understand the concept of Growth Mindset
- Recommend ways to challenge mental blocks and enhance adaptability to achieve your goals
- Create your own Change Plan
The workshop is inspired by a learner-centered approach and experiential learning principles. It empowers the participants to discover, explore and put into practice the skills and knowledge they learn. It involves highly interactive group work, with guided discussions, reflections and visualisations, which aim to accelerate the learning process. The workshop is designed to suit all types of learning styles, offering a hands-on action planning at the end.
About the facilitator:
Gabriela Weglowska is passionate about creating inspiring, effective learning journeys with an impact. She specialises in designing and facilitating experiential learning workshops in personal development, personal effectiveness and soft-skills. She believes that learning can be fun, so she is motivated to re-invent traditional training and create a learning experience that is more enjoyable, practical and memorable for the participants.
You can’t miss this workshop if you would like to become a better version of yourself that’s more competent, confident and capable of success.
Course Date:19th September 2017
Course Time: 6pm – 8.30pm
Fee: £5 deposit – click here to pay your deposit
Please note: due to a large number of cancellations, all course bookings will require a £5 deposit, this is a new strategy we are using to ensure delegates attend courses they have booked onto.
Your booking will not be verified without payment of the deposit, meaning, without submitting a deposit you cannot attend the course.
The deposit will be returned once attendance has occurred. Alternatively, you can opt to donate your deposit to the trainer to show appreciation for their efforts as all of our trainers’ work on a voluntary basis.
If you do not attend you will not be entitled to receive the return of this deposit.
You must cancel or reschedule at least 72 hours before the date and time the course is set to commence in order for the deposit returned.
Location: 225 Marsh Wall, Angel House, London E14 9FW
T: 0207 001 7730
For directions click here