Gita Badiyan, a leadership development specialist, combines practical business applications, research and life experience to make a difference in the way people think, communicate and perform in their profession and industry. She considers herself a world citizen having lived and worked in South America, Asia, Europe, Middle East and the South Pacific. International assignments have given her work a distinctive depth and dimension helping her clients successfully capture the needs of a diverse workforce.
This four-week interactive course is intended for new and experienced facilitators who wish to take their skills to a new level. The course provides participants with a structured process and facilitation tools that can be applied to any type of session where active participation, meaningful and productive engagement is critical. Participants will be required to plan and conduct sessions and will receive feedback from the instructor and colleagues. The course consists of weekly one-hour synchronous session as well as team meetings.
We all dread them – having to confront a challenging co-worker, customer, or friend about a difficult and uncomfortable issue. Often we handle the situation very poorly, and it is impossible to completely avoid the person or people involved. This workshop offers insights into the multiple layers beneath each conversation and provides advice for handling these difficult exchanges in a manner that addresses the core issues. If you’re interested in improving your communication skills and reducing conflict, this four-week online course will provide strategies to make challenging conversations calmer and more productive.
To be successful in busy cross-functional organizations, you need to be skillful in the way you work, influence and communicate with others. Individual and team success often depends on the ability of people to communicate confidently and competently whether dealing with others within or outside their organization, remotely or in person. This practical and engaging two-day workshop will provide strategies and skills that anyone with limited authority can use to communicate with people at all levels. You will learn and practice proven methods for communicating to get commitment and to foster collaboration. By walking through a number of scenarios and real-life cases, you will learn how to effectively move your ideas into action.
In this interactive and experiential workshop, we will explore what it takes to be a 21st century leader - a Servant Leader! Learn how to lead your team through stressful projects while remaining thoughtful, empathetic and inclusive. This course is designed for leaders and practicing managers who want to create a work environment conducive to collaboration and long-term success.
Every minute of your day impacts you, your family and your business. If you are finding yourself overloaded with work and stretched so much that you cannot set priorities, this is the right course for you. Learn to develop a clear sense of purpose, to structure priorities, to overcome negative behavior patterns, and leverage practical strategies to balance your work and personal time. In this highly inter-active one-day synchronous course, you will learn to effectively prioritize and manage your time so that you can make better decisions, meet deadlines, and achieve goals.