To get a job, you need to be qualified and need a host of technical skills. However, while these might get your foot in the door, they do not translate to growth and success. Your attitude, communication skills, emotional intelligence, problem solving skills, basically your soft skills, are what will eventually make you a leader, and enable you to experience success and growth in the field where you work.
Functional knowledge does not suffice any longer in today’s day and age. Your soft skills will get you ahead, as all organizations need these skills instilled in their workers. Motivating, delegating, problem solving and team building, all become much easier when you have good soft skills. MINDS enables you to acquire these valuable skills, which are crucial for your success.
1) TEACHER TRAINING COURSE
This course will enable existing teachers to improve their overall teaching skills, and is an excellent course for new teachers who wish to hone their skills and increase their experience.
2) PUBLIC SPEAKING
Most jobs require you to participate in some form of public speaking: giving a speech, a lecture, speak up at a meeting, give an important presentation and so on. Public speaking can be very difficult and challenging, but this course will help you become an able and distinguished speaker, and enable you to project a positive image to your audience.
3) TIME MANAGEMENT
A skill that can make or break your professional life, and one that is needed in every existing profession in the world. This course will teach you various tips, tricks and methods to drastically improve your time management skills.
4) CAREER COUNSELING SKILLS
This course serves to improve career counseling skills of those people who are looking to enter this field, or are existing career counselors.
5) CLASS ROOM MANAGEMENT
Managing a class room can be a very challenging task, and this course teaches you how to effectively manage your class and students, and create a positive and harmonious environment.
6) SPEED READING
Some people are slow readers, and this greatly sets them back. This course will make you practice various speed reading methods, as well as teach you a host of helpful tips.
7) GROOMING CLASSES
Grooming courses are designed to teach you communication, and how to dress and present yourself in your working environment. You will also learn how to use psychological tactics in image creation and communication to build a positive impression at work.
8) CREATIVE WRITING
Creative writing is required in many fields and it can be challenging because it is hard to harness your creativity in short notice. This course allows you to improve your creative writing skills, as well as teach you various brain-storming methods to help you think and boost your creativity.
9) PRESENTATION SKILLS
Often at work you are required to present, and you find it difficult to get people to listen, or make a good impression. This course improves your presentation making skills, as well as your presenting skills, focusing greatly on body language, gestures, tone of voice and so on.
10) INFLUENCE PEOPLE THROUGH A FRIENDLY NATURE
Often time we find ourselves working with people who may be lacking in work ethics, or in a situation where we have to woo a client. This course boosts your people skills, and teaches you the art of influencing people.
11) CHANGING MIND-SETS
In this course you will learn how to recognize your mindset, as well as other people’s mindsets, and most importantly, learn how to change them. You will be equipped with the skills and strategies to transform your mindset so as to become more effective in your professional and personal life.
12) EMOTIONAL MASTERY
This workshop enables you to successfully manage any negative or destructive emotions, and preventing them from hindering any progress in your personal and professional life. It enables you to become emotionally competent, and trains you to stand up for yourself, easily face confrontations and distinguish between ‘thinking’, ‘feeling’ and ‘knowing’.
13) GENERATING IDEAS THAT FIT
In this workshop you will learn how to generate relevant and needed ideas. Often we come up with good ideas, which are irrelevant to the task or brief. In this course you will learn methods that allow you to come up with good ideas, while staying on the designated path.
14) A NEW WAY OF THINKING, LATERALLY
In this course you will learn how to challenge your current thinking style, and discover new avenues to think and tackles problem from. You will be trained to escape old ideas, and generate new and out-of-the-box ones.
15) ILLUMINATE YOUR CREATIVE SELF
Learn how to jump start your creativity, and use it on your personal and professional life. This course teaches you methods to expand your creative boundaries, and also improves your overall creativity, as well as its practical application.
16) SIX THINKING HATS TO MATCH ALL OCCASIONS
Participants in this workshop will leave with tools that they can apply immediately in their lives. Learn the simple (and proven) techniques that infuse you with enthusiasm, creativity and courage to make every interaction, meeting and discussion more alive and successful.
17) CREATIVITY IN BUSINESS
The best business decisions, the ones that inspire change and growth, are the ones that are out of the box and creative. It seems impossible for many people to apply creativity in the field of business. However, in this course, you will learn skills and methods that will enable you to expand your mind, so as to be able to apply creative solutions to mundane or challenging business decisions.
18) MIND MAPPING TO GENERATE IDEAS
Mind mapping is an essential tool that has the ability to make the most mundane and dull tasks interesting. It also serves to improve your concentration and creativity. In this workshop you will learn the principles of mind mapping. You will learn this visual form of note taking, as well as how to use colors, images and words to expand ideas and explore topics.
19) CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING
This course is designed to be a catalyst for creativity and innovation, where you will learn helpful tools to deal with a multitude of tasks and challenges. Here you will understand the importance of creativity and innovation in the workplace, and how and when to apply them.