The EA/PA as a Master & Manager of Self & People

6 - 7 Aug 2019Wellington$2399 + GST
21 - 22 Oct 2019Auckland$2099 + GST
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Introduction: Self-mastery - the key to success

"Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power’" Lao Tzu.

Self-mastery is about understanding yourself and being the best version of yourself. It is based upon 3Cs:

  • Character (Who are you)
  • Competency (What you do)
  • Connection (How you relate to others)

Being true to yourself: Building a platform of authenticity

  • Personal values: Understanding what is important for you to be satisfied at work.
  • Identify what you are capable of becoming
  • What invigorates and fulfils you?
  • What is unique about you – your personal brand?
  • What value do you bring to your role and to your manager?
  • Assertively going in the direction of your dreams

Building on your natural strengths

  • Understanding different personality types and communication and behaviour preferences
  • What aspects of your personality are you using well as strengths in your role?
  • What could you do more of to achieve your goals?
  • Which aspects of your personality may be hindering you in achieving your goals?
  • Discover the Strength Finder tool©

Shifting your mind set to achieve your goals

  • The six traits of successful people
  • Competency – how competent and consistent are you in your performance?
  • Are you really spending your time productively? Check it out
  • Understand how to maximise your brain to own and achieve your personal goals
  • Create a growth mind-set that motivates you to drive change
  • Use Positive Psychology at work and for yourself at home
  • Eliminate the 3 key brain messages that stop us moving forward
  • Creating a professional development change pathway

Developing your strengths as a leader

  • Assess your leadership competencies and learn how you can develop your strengths
  • Identify those additional skills and tools that can make you a better leader
  • Learn to recognise and take up opportunities for leadership
  • Step out from ‘behind’ your manager to establish your own identity
  • Understand the power of using Emotional Intelligence to lead

Managing behaviour in others

  • Learn the 3 simple ways to forever manage behaviour in others you find challenging
  • Learn how to communicate confidently and assertively
  • Develop and use positive power and authority
  • Modelling behaviour you want to see in others
  • What happens when it is your boss who is challenging?
  • How active listening skills can help resolve emotionally charged and tense situations
  • How not to take it personally

Getting results without authority

  • Get what you need from others to accomplish your job
  • Create partnerships that get you the information and resources you need
  • Identify stakeholders , influence them effectively and manage their power and interest as you want it to be
  • Build relationships within the organisation as a client and potential support for your own growth and development
  • Achieve trust and establish good relationships up, down, and across the organisation
  • Successfully sell your ideas and implement change


        • 21 - 22 Oct 2019
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