Resilience in the Workplace: How to Bounce Back from Adversity

This interactive course combines the latest in Resilience theories and practices to better prepare you, your team, and your organization to handle changing circumstances, allowing you to not only overcome adversity, but to thrive in the face of it.

Details

February 22, 2018

$395

Course runs from 8 a.m. – noon.

Registration fee includes course materials, campus parking and catered breakfast.

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About the Program

We are living in an age of rapidly changing environments, but how often are we taught to cope with such change and adapt to new environments? Resilience is the ability of a person, system, or organization to bounce back from adversity and to maintain its core purpose and integrity in the face of dramatically changed circumstances.

This interactive course combines the latest in Resilience theories and practices to better prepare you, your team, and your organization to handle changing circumstances, allowing you to not only overcome adversity, but to thrive in the face of it.

Participants

Anyone who faces change in the workplace, from CEO to those just starting out in their careers.

Impact

Participants will:

  • Recognize your own responses to adversity
  • Develop mental toughness
  • Work with others to manage difficulty
  • Inspire others to embrace changing circumstances

Faculty

Dr. Rebecca Johannsen has taught courses with Rady in Public Speaking and Emotional Intelligence for several years, pairing exercises used by actors with the latest in organizational training and development. Dr. Johannsen holds a Ph.D. in Theatre from the joint doctoral program at UC Irvine and UC San Diego and a Master’s degree in Theatre from San Diego State. She has taught theatre at New York University, Fordham University, CSU Northridge, and Speech and Communication at Mercy College in New York. She currently resides in London  where she is developing courses in Emotional Intelligence, Public Speaking, and Creativity with organizations across the UK. She is also an accomplished actor, director, dramaturg and producer of theatre in San Diego, New York City, and London.