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Learning to give and receive energy with each new partner is a challenge and a gift.
Private Workshop
Wed, June 7

Disruptive Behavior in the Workplace: Holding Crucial Conversations

Location: Lincoln Health Physician Partners, Damariscotta, ME

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Is there a crucial conversation that you are not holding or not holding well? Do pressure, strong emotions, or self-defeating habits keep you from offering information or sharing your views, thereby contributing to a less-than-healthy working environment or compromised patient safety?

By focusing on what you really want and maintaining safety in the conversation, you will find it easier to build elegant and sustainable solutions.

Private Workshop
Mon, June 12

We Have to Talk: Driving Difficult Conversations with Clients

Location: RSM Partner and Principal Meeting, Las Vegas, NV

What makes certain types of communication so challenging? How can you use words to involve, problem-solve, and motivate? And why do others defend against our best efforts at communication?

Based on well-recognized texts and practices in the field of purposeful communication, this skill-based, practical training introduces strategies for dealing with tough topics, sharing difficult information, and managing interpersonal communication through inquiry, advocacy and acknowledgement.

We'll practice mental, behavioral and verbal skills to help participants feel more confident advocating a point of view, understanding others, and transforming difficult conversations into learning conversations.

Private Workshop
Wed, June 14

Transforming Conflict: Finding the Hidden Gifts

Location: FIRST Partners Retreat, Nashua, NH

transform-conflict-through-aikidoWhat if we could see our conflict and communication challenges as energy to be received, transformed, and redirected into something useful, while maintaining a calm and composed presence? The concept is appealing, but how do we actually do it?

Based on concepts from the martial art Aikido (“The Way of Harmony”) and well-recognized texts and practices in the field of purposeful communication, this skill-based, interactive workshop introduces strategies for dealing with conflict and interpersonal communication challenges. We’ll practice mental, behavioral, and verbal skills to gain confidence, better understand others, and find the hidden gifts in daily conflict.

Private Workshop
Thu, June 15

Powerful Presentations

Location: Saint-Gobain NARDOS Retreat, Lincoln, MA

The success of any presentation is a direct result of how effective you are as a presenter. Powerful Presentations helps participants increase power and presence with audiences from one to one hundred.

Students learn simple kinesthetic practices to use before, during, and after presentations and are guided in the Four Defining Characteristics of a Powerful Presentation. Each has the opportunity to deliver two short presentations on tape and receive individual coaching. No preparation required. 

Public Workshop
Tue, June 27 9:00am 4:00pm

Powerful Presentations with Susan Losapio

Tuition: $195 before June 20, 2017
Location: SNHU Manchester
Register online: http://conta.cc/2m8xsEX
You can also register by email or call (603) 431-8560

Whether you are an experienced speaker or preparing for your first time in front of a group, Powerful Presentations will give you strategies to improve your vocal technique as well as allow you to practice giving clear, effective, and compelling presentations.

Judy Ringer and Susan Losapio are teaming up to help you develop a more powerful voice. You will enhance your confidence and presence, and learn to connect with your audience. You will even have the opportunity to be recorded delivering two short presentations and receive individual coaching. No preparation required.

Private Workshop
Tue, August 8

Aikido and Conflict: Getting on the Mat

Location: BAE Systems Leadership Development Conference - Leesburg, VA

A training experience for leaders combining Aikido, communication and conflict management. Learn to utilize the energy of conflict and reduce defensiveness, while maintaining poise and presence.

In collaboration with The Browne Center for Innovative Learning.

Private Workshop
Fri, September 15

Conflict and You: The Way of Aikido​

Location: Wharton Leadership Ventures, San Francisco, CA

Wharton-Graduate-Leadership-ProgramThis experiential workshop involves both body and mind with powerful kinesthetic activities from the martial art Aikido ("The Way of Harmony").

Much more than a "how-to" management workshop, “Conflict and You: The Way of Aikido” offers concrete practices, business applications, and real life examples on how to manage and resolve conflict by first managing yourself.

You’ll enter an Aikido dojo, get on the mat, and learn basic Aikido techniques, as you would in a beginning Aikido class, and then apply the principles of each technique to daily conflict—disagreements, workplace irritations, and real world dilemmas.

This program is offered in partnership with The Wharton Leadership Ventures Program.

Private Workshop
Mon, October 9 – Wed, October 11

Delivering Team Presentations: Techniques, Training and Practical Applications

Location: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Kent, OH

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One of the most significant leadership competencies required in today’s business world is the ability to deliver a compelling presentation—to engage a room’s attention, connect content and delivery with a core message, and adapt to the climate and challenges of the topic and the audience. This training offers the participant concrete skills, applications, coaching, and opportunities to practice individual and group presentation skills over the course of two days.

Learning objectives:

  • Build skill in the attributes of effective team presentations
  • Identify and embody centeredness and presence as fundamental qualities for leadership communication
  • Receive real time feedback through video recording and peer and instructor-led coaching forums
  • Take your skill, power, and comfort in delivering presentations to the next level

In collaboration with The Browne Center for Innovative Learning

Private Workshop
Fri, October 20

Conflict and You: The Way of Aikido

Location: Wharton Leadership Ventures Program - Philadelphia, PA

Wharton-Graduate-Leadership-ProgramThis experiential workshop involves both body and mind with powerful kinesthetic activities from the martial art Aikido ("The Way of Harmony").

Much more than a "how-to" management workshop, “Conflict and You: The Way of Aikido” offers concrete practices, business applications, and real life examples on how to manage and resolve conflict by first managing yourself.

You’ll enter an Aikido dojo, get on the mat, and learn basic Aikido techniques, as you would in a beginning Aikido class, and then apply the principles of each technique to daily conflict—disagreements, workplace irritations, and real world dilemmas.

This program is offered in partnership with The Wharton Leadership Ventures Program.

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