Find out more about our annual Breakfast Seminar
We are living in a time of disruption across business, politics, and culture. Research by Aon Hewitt shows that disruptive change causes disengagement amongst employees to rise by 61%, which has a direct effect on profit margins. That's why on June 25th at Sadler's Wells theatre, we invited guests to discuss how chaos can arise when change happens faster than we can adapt to it.
We asked our audience: how can you use self-mastery to steer through the chaos? Based on our 30 years of experience, our breakfast seminar aimed to provide fresh clarity in the storm. When faced with disruption, we discovered how you can:
Carol brings 25 years of experience as a psychotherapist. She is engaged in clinical work, as well as lecturing, writing and leading seminars internationally and in the UK. Carol is also a former popular TV presenter, with extensive experience as a professional actor.
This was the fifth seminar in Maynard Leigh's Free the Talent campaign: an experiential event series which attendees of previous seminars have called “profound” and “thought-provoking”. Engaging in techniques from the performing arts that provide perception in a chaotic business environment, practising using reflection to help see situations accurately, so you create positive responses, mobilising your imagination to create new organisational choices, and accessing your volition to stimulate action.
"Perfect balance of going outside of comfort zone without going too far. The length of presentations to practice is perfect too. I felt completely engaged throughout."Jessica Giles, Senior Manager EY
"The course goes beyond presentation skills. The principles can be applied in many other situations. Learned to trust myself, keep calm, and also how to captivate an audience."Gabriela Montalvo, Project Manager Particip
"They allow you to be you and feel confident to say what you think. It allows you to really delve into the leader that you are and how to further improve."Camila Horner, Finance Lead Humankind
"The content is rich. And not what I expected at all. The most impactful course I’ve taken in a long time."Matthew Lamson, Leader of Inside Sales Worldpay
"It totally exceeded my expectations. Very hands-on with many techniques to help manage the process of presenting. Really like the way the course put the audience at the heart of the presentation."Rochelle Jayawardena, Centaur Media