PAST WORKSHOP EXAMPLES

 

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Thinking about a career change?
Have an idea for a new business?
Want to expand your role at your company or take on a new challenge at work, but not sure how to embark on the transition?

Join us at LMHQ on June 8th for our intimate, 3-hour career mapping workshop for women. Walk away with tangible next steps to find a career doing what you love. Learn tools to overcome your fears, explore what drives you, and understand how to transform your purpose into meaningful work. Details here.

 

AMPLIFY YOUR VOICE: FOR WOMEN
IN THE 21ST CENTURY WORKPLACE

Do you want to project confidence when pitching yourself and your ideas?
Do you want to move up within your organization?
Do you want to advocate for others?

Find and empower your unique voice, assert your space, and learn how to ask for what you need in this workshop intensive for women. Strengthen and build your communication, facilitation, and management skills using techniques adapted from theater and improv comedy. Led in partnership with BeSpoken. More details here.

 

CREATIVE PLAY WORKSHOPS

New York, NY

"If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play."
— John Cleese

Explore new ways to spark creativity and solve problems on-the-fly through collaborative and individual exercises. Perfect for team leaders and creative entrepreneurs.

              Source NY Times

              Source NY Times

 

TEAM-BUILDING: CONNECT & LEARN ABOUT SPAIN

New York, NY - Custom workshop for Tourist Office of Spain

During a 3-day business conference participants from the US, Canada, and Spain bonded during exercises that incorporated the stories of Joaquín Sorolla's intriguing paintings with the stories of the participants at the Hispanic Society Museum.

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         @echoinggreen

 

LEADERSHIP & STORYTELLING

Long Island, NY - Custom workshops for Echoing Green 2016 Fellows

As part of a week-long retreat, these workshops helped emerging social entrepreneurs articulate their personal stories, connect with an audience and with each other.

 

 

IMPROV FOR DESIGN THINKING 

New York, NY - Hosted by Design Gym

Experience the power of creative collaboration through play. Explore how six basic improv principles can further develop your design thinking mindset.

 

 

IMPROV+21st CENTURY LEADER

New York, NY + Los Angeles, CA - Hosted by ThinkLA [SOLD OUT]

Business and creative leaders are looking for new ways to solve problems and build an adaptable workforce for our ever-changing, on-demand world. 

TAKEAWAYS
- Loosen up and clearly articulate your ideas to an audience
- Create on-the-fly using limited resources
- Leverage diverse teams to generate ideas and solve problems
- Give and receive real-time feedback
- Listen, be real and be relevant in your response

 

IMPROVISE YOUR SOCIAL CONTENT

New York, NY - Free Admission [SOLD OUT]

How to create entertaining, compelling stories on the spot with minimal time and tools? Lisa Pertoso and Daniel Castro (visual story-maker extraordinaire and CreateShops founder) team up to give you a taste of how improv exercises can get your creative juices flowing to shoot photo, motion, or video for any social platform. 

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CONFIDENCE FOR PRESENTATION SKILLS 

New York, NY - Custom workshops for 30 Weeks entrepreneurs

Participants practiced how to connect with an audience, speak clearly and slowly, improve posture, and storytell with emotions. In their words...

     "I learned to trust myself to come up with something on the spot."
     "I need to let go of trying to be the best and just do."
     "I was surprised by how much fun I had, and how connected I felt to the group."

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FOLLOW THE FEAR FOR CREATIVE FREELANCERS

New York, NY - Custom workshop 

Thinking is the killer of creativity. Jump in body first to explore how to find inspiration with a team and by yourself, and gain practical tools to apply to your work and life.

 

 

 

TEAM-BUILDING:
STORYTELLING & PRESENTATION SKILLS

Brooklyn, NY – Custom workshop for Equinox marketing team

The team spent a full day working, laughing and honing their pitching and presentation skills through improvisational play and personal storytelling exercises.

 

 

EXPLORING A DIGITAL MINDSET

Miami, Mexico City + New York - Custom sessions for Hyper Island

The "rules" of improv - take risks, fail, adapt, listen, and react honestly - provide a framework for executives and creatives to foster the attitudes and behaviors needed to successfully navigate digital tools and strategies.