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Event Details - EQ Magic: The Emotional Intelligence Masterclass.

Title: EQ Magic: The Emotional Intelligence Masterclass.
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Course / Workshop:

Emotional Intelligence is the key to being more effective in the real world. As all practitioners know, being smart is never enough.  Ultimate success requires personal mastery, self-confidence, motivation, and the ability to inspire others.  This one-day workshop provides advanced Emotional Intelligence strategies to promote personal success, self-care and coaching others.

Course / Workshop Outline:

Self-awareness; How the past holds us back and how to create new possibilities.

Self-mastery; Identify your top strengths to build self-confidence, while conquering negativity and self-doubt.

Social skills; Strengthen personal relationships. Build positive work teams and manage difficult people.

Motivation;  Achieve the goals that matter with new confidence and motivation. Motivate and coach success in others.

OPD points: 5
Course / Workshop content:

The content of this workshop draws upon EQ and Positive Psychology coaching strategies.  Additional strategies are drawn from CBT and resilience coaching principles.  This course emphasises self-care and coaching others. Course is fully catered.

Start/End Date: 03/12/2019 to 03/12/2019
Time: 09:00:00 - 16:30:00
Presenter / Provider: Brad Desmond
Contact Name: Brad Desmond
Contact Phone: 0403567598
Contact Email:
Qualifications: BA. Dip Ed Psych (Monash). M.Sc (Melb)

Brad Desmond is an award-winning psychologist with post-grad qualifications in education and training.  As a frequent presenter at national and international conferences, including the recent World Congress on Positive Psychology, he is recognised internationally as a master trainer in emotional intelligence (EQ) and positive psychology. 

Address: William Angliss Conference Centre
Address 2: 555 La Trobe Street
Suburb: Melbourne. (near Flagstaff station).
State: VIC
Postcode: 3000
Parking: Paid
Is there disability parking and entry? Yes
Are meals included with this event? Yes
If yes, what meals? Morning / Afternoon Tea & Lunch
Registration URL:
Cost ($): $420.
Registration Instruction (if applicable):

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