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Co-creating practical strategies for success

Improving your training, workshops and events with great design and facilitation
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Courses that make a difference

Time spent in training and development is too valuable to waste. You should be getting great design, up-to-the-minute content, and methods that suit all your learners. Our courses are participative, practical and life-changing.

Designing & facilitating events

Great meetings, workshops or conferences rarely happen by accident. We’ll help you design a session that will deliver the outcomes you want. And if you need a credible, witty and experienced host, we can provide that too. 

Keynotes & workshops

If you want your conference or meeting to get participants excited and engaged, allow us to present. Your audience will learn inspiring and practical take-aways to build on their strengths as leaders and valuable team-players.

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Inspirational Facilitator Course

We are delighted to announce the new dates for our next season of The Inspirational Facilitator which commences with its first live session on 6th September 2022! The Inspirational Facilitator shows you how to design and host meetings, workshops and conferences that rock – and keep your audience coming back for more. This practical programme will offer you all the tips and techniques you need to be a more confident and creative facilitator, both face-to-face and online.  You’ll master your design and hosting skills, while participating in an exclusive collaborative network. You’ll gain a competitive edge that keeps you in demand for the fulfilling work you want.

Bringing out the best in you and your teams

Benefit from our experience in world-class organisations, using sophisticated story-telling techniques and brain-friendly learning methods in collaborative projects that will bring out the best in you and your teams.

If you want to:

  • Raise the quality and impact of communication skills in your organisation
  • Develop leaders who articulate and share a compelling, strategic vision
  • Enhance the performance of teams and individuals
  • Sustain improvements throughout your organisation

We’ll help you to:

  • Increase your confidence and creativity
  • Expand your business by clearly communicating your vision
  • Learn to take risks and how to react to setbacks
  • Benefit from our experience in getting results in world-class organisations
  • We use flipped learning and applied improvisation in high-value, collaborative projects that will bring out the best in you and your teams

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