How It Works
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Conversations Matter.75-minutes to 2.5 hours. Synchronous group event via Zoom or other videoconference tool.
Within breakout rooms, participants tell stories, demonstrate empathy and appreciation, and practice communication skills, clarify skills, desires, and generate future possibilities. Begin with this engaging synchronous group event preceded by a 5-minute individual Event Prep on our digital platform, Online Storyteller. CM event can be standalone, led once or multiple times with different themes and breakout room configurations, or integrated into a flexible, and customizable Conversations Matter program.
Self-Directed Narrative Assessment.60-minute individual activity on Online Storyteller platform.
Online Storyteller is a narrative assessment tool used as a self-directed narrative assessment (SDNA) and collaboratively to enhance 1-on-1 coaching sessions. Users are guided through a simple and engaging process of reflection which results in substantive takeaways of Conversation Guide, Clarification Statement, and Exploration Plans to guide next steps.
Intentional Exploration.75-minutes to 2.5 hours. Synchronous group event via Zoom or other videoconference tool.
This session goes beyond traditional workshops by helping participants identify future possibilities in work, education or life. Results in increased confidence and clarity; 1 or more detailed employment Exploration Plans within Online Storyteller.
Optional Facilitator Offerings
Facilitators customize participants’ journey with 1-on-1s, small group coaching optionally using Online Storyteller, virtual workshops/webinars, workplace programs.
Personalization Meetings.30 to 60 mins. each. Synchronous virtual events via Zoom or other videoconference tool.
Meet 1-on-1 or small groups of 2 to 5. Integrate feedback from allies, debrief additional assessments, generate more possibilities, construct more Exploration Plans. Support individuals with an analysis of their specific situations. Facilitators can optionally integrate additional assessments after SDNA, e.g. MBTI or DISC, YouScience Aptitudes or Strengthsfinder.
Workplace Offerings.1 to 2.5 hours each. Synchronous virtual events via Zoom or other videoconference tool.
Sessions can include: Career conversations in the workplace. Career Conversations for Managers. Workplace transitions
Employment Offerings.1 to 2.5 hours each. Synchronous virtual events via Zoom or other videoconference tool.
Sessions can include: Resumes workshop. LinkedIn workshop. Interview skills workshop. Self-employment strategies.