Session Start: 3:15pm
Event Concludes: 5:00pm
Understanding Emotional Intelligence in the workplace
This interactive workshop focuses on gaining a better understanding of how people’s emotional intelligence impacts on performance and behaviour in the workplace. This engaging and entertaining session will focus on building understanding and skills in important areas such as empathy, optimism, self-reliance and self-awareness along with other emotional intelligence competencies.
Attendees will gain insight into how people’s emotional intelligence impact on leadership styles, and the leadership styles of others around them. People of all backgrounds will gain valuable lessons into how emotional intelligence can impact on the culture of their teams and discuss some strategies as to how to become a more emotionally intelligent leader.
Speaker: Matt Connell, Executive Workplace Consultant, Workplace Harmony Solutions
Matt has held senior HR management positions in community services/not for profits, local government, travel, and hospitality. Matt is passionate about developing constructive leadership capabilities in others so they may better empower, engage and enhance performance in their own team members. He has coached hundreds of organisational leaders in understanding their impact on workplace cultures through facilitating self and 360 degree assessments of Emotional Intelligence and conducting feedback sessions that encourage learning, real change and growth. As a certified HR practitioner Matt is a passionate advocate for the profession in this volunteer role.
Matt spent seven years working in Adventure Travel at Peregrine Adventure and has worked and travelled in six continents driving zodiacs in Antarctica, taking tours to remote Aboriginal historical sites in central Australia and on the Kokoda Track in PNG. His experience and success in delivering leadership development programs has led to an opportunity to lead an experiential leadership program on the Camino de Santiago in northern Spain in July 2019.
This forum is open for AHRI members and non-members to attend. Registration is a 2-part process.
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Registration closes Monday 25 February 2019
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