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Explore Your Mindset, Achieve Your Potential
Dates and venues
Location Live online course
Date 04 November 2020
Registration time 09.15
Start time 09.30
End time 13.00
This CABA course gave me a safe space to think and discuss with others, gain some perspective and encourage me to come up with practical next steps.
Course delegate, Explore Your Mindset and Achieve Your Potential
Have you ever wondered whether the way you view intelligence and talent has a bearing on success? Do you consider yourself a person with 'grit' and passion? Your mindset impacts on everything you do and what you can achieve and this course will show how you can adapt yours for greater success in all areas of life.
What's this course about?
Theories of mindset and grit demonstrate that the beliefs we hold and our deepest passions have a significant and broad impact on how we navigate our lives, both personally and professionally.
Research from psychologists including Angela Duckworth and Carol Dweck has changed our understanding of intelligence and talent. We now know that adopting skilful daily habits profoundly affects our success and wellbeing.
Your mindset impacts on everything you do and what you can achieve. Having a growth mindset can help you become more positive and motivated, leading to more opportunities and success. It can also enhance your career adaptability by helping you to explore opportunities, solve problems creatively and improve your ability to learn new activities like work tasks, technologies and procedures.
What will you get out of it?
You'll learn the tools you need to develop a positive, flexible attitude - a growth mindset. Find out how to identify your current mindset type in different aspects of your life and, if appropriate, adapt it to a more constructive one that will help you pursue your goals more effectively, both at work and at home. We will also explore the concept of 'grit' – and what this means to you now and in your future plans for life and career.
After completing this course you will be able to
- Appreciate the difference between a growth and fixed mindset
- Discover how 'gritty' you are and how perseverance and passion are your secrets to a fulfilled life
- Consider your current mindset and identify areas you may wish to develop
- Consider how deliberate practice and skilful daily habits can help you achieve your goals
- Design an individual action plan to develop a growth mindset
Is this course for you?
This course is ideal for anyone interested in understanding how we can influence the psychology behind success.
Delegates need to be open to some self-analysis within a safe and supportive environment.