Tales that deftly deliver messages of vital importance
Paul Templer is a gifted storyteller, weaving dramatic and often humorous tales that deftly deliver messages of vital importance: when life goes wrong – and it will, to some degree or another for everyone of us – we each have the power to correct our course, to manage the adversity and make the choices that, one at a time, enable us to create the life we feel we were meant to live.
It was in Paul’s words, a bad day at the office
While guiding an African river safari, he was attacked by an enraged hippopotamus that pulled him from his canoe and swallowed him headfirst up to his waist. Chances are a hippopotamus hasn’t swallowed anyone in your organization. But everyone has bad days at the office and no one gets through life without confronting adversity and change. More
Being stressed (BS) is Optional (Breakout/Workshop)
Mood is everything, it’s just not the only thing. Even the most competent and committed amongst us allow our performance to suffer when we indulge in unproductive moods and let ourselves wallow in a state of overwhelm. Be entertained and inspired as you learn to apply simple and easily applicable practices that enable you to boldly and confidently claim that BS is Optional as you move successfully, navigating and making the most of these turbulent/challenging times. More
Getting Work to Work
Doing what you say you’re going to do when you say you’re going to do it and giving people a heads up when you can’t… and playing together nicely should be organizational norms, right? Research* claims “Not so.” This entertaining, interactive and pragmatic session brings together lessons learned via battlefields, bedrooms, boardrooms and playing fields around the world and introduces participants to some of the core practices and commitments that enable High Performing Teams to out perform their competitors. More