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

October 3, 2018

$395

8:00am – 12:00pm

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

The class is part of the Leadership Certificate and Mindful Executive Certificate Programs.

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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 specializes in creating active learning environments, based on techniques used in the theatre, to create opportunities to not only learn the latest in organisational theory, but to put it into practice. She has been working in the fields of emotional intelligence, collaboration, and creativity, as well as working as a public speaking coach, for nearly 10 years.  She holds a Ph.D. in Drama from the University of California Irvine. She has worked with organizations ranging from the fields of Biotech and Communications, to Government, Retail, Military, Education, and Advertising, among others. She is one of the highest rated instructors at the UC San Diego Rady School of Management's Centre for Executive Education, where she works with business leaders on emotional intelligence, resilience, communication, and collaboration. She has taught at New York University, Fordham University, the University of California Irvine, California State University Northridge, and Mercy College. She is also a successful playwright, director, actor, and producer. For more information about the programs Dr. Johannsen offers, visit www.rebeccajohannsen.com.

 

*The Rady School of Management Center for Executive Development (CED) may change, postpone or cancel a class at any time.  We do not provide refunds for any fees related to travel, including but not limited to gas, bus fare, train tickets, airline tickets, etc.  Certificate requirements may also change. We will provide as much notice as possible should this occur.