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Will Anne or Amanda be a speaker at my next event or PD session at my workplace?

Below you will find the current workshops available for presentation for professional or personal development at your next event.

Email: theboardroomretreat@gmail.com for pricing details and availability.

Emotional Roadblocks; Anger and Insecurity

Is Anger Okay? Speaker Anne Galambosi

Anger can be a powerful tool in leadership. However, we often try to shut it down or remove ourselves from its fury. Anne Galambosi is a Clinical Psychologist with a passion to help leaders transform emotions. This workshop will zone in on practical tools to help you with your own anger and that which is expressed to you. This will bring understanding and resilience to your communication and conflict resolution. 

Insecurity- Finding Courage and Confidence. Speaker: Amanda Viviers

Insecurity can be debilitating as a woman in business or leadership. Through Amanda’s own experience in finding her voice, she explores the steps in her own story to help you with the emotional roadblock of insecurity. Exploring your own journey of where you find courage and strength. Exploring your story of communication and confidence. This workshop gives you some tools and questions to help you find courage and confidence.

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RESET: Goal setting and finding focus in a world of distraction. Do you struggle to find the time to achieve what is required of you at work? Are you looking for ways to reset and find focus again? In this simple one hour session, Local Author Amanda Viviers takes you through a workbook that gives you simple questions and reflections to help you find goals and focus. We all need a reset often. Time to turn everything off and begin again. Finding a fresh perspective to help bring back motivation and vision. 

Facebook for business- finding your brand voice and beating the algorithm. The recent changes to the Facebook landscape have everyone talking. Have you lost engagement on facebook? Are you confused by all the changes? Is it even worth having a facebook page for your business? Amanda talks from a business owner and her experiences on the ground. She manages five different networks online and has vast experience in online marketing, communication and freelance writing. Come and be inspired and equipped to get back to the basics again and find your people on Facebook. 

Instagram and Phone Photography- how to use Instagram and take great photos with your phone. Instagram is increasingly becoming a strong selling tool for your business or community endeavour. Communication with the general public changes quickly with social media. Through the workshop you will develop skills on; creating images for social media, making use of smartphone features and associated apps; composition; perspective; focus and lighting; editing; using your image in a social media campaign. Instagram tricks and tips. Focusing on engagement over followers. Amanda takes the visual brand story that you need for your community and breaks it down to make it simple.

Public Speaking- finding your story and communicating it clearly. Local Author Amanda Viviers regularly runs workshops and speaks publically on Radio and Platforms every week. Is Public Speaking one of your greatest fears? Would you like to run a workshop, but not know how to begin? Do video and social media make you squirm? Amanda Viviers has been public speaking for over twenty years. With some simple tips on preparation, stage techniques and facilitated discussion on how to create a speaking session that engages your audience. With workshop tools to help you discover your story and explain your story. She has been running retreats, workshops and events for more than 15 years and she would like to help you launch your own.

Writing, Blogging and Publishing Your Book. Amanda Viviers has published four books, with two current manuscripts with publishers. She has also been blogging for over ten years. She often mentors writers and answers questions on how to take your next step. She is passionate about helping women find their voice. Chat with bloggers and writers, who are just having a go like you. Writing Exercises, Your Brand, the Why and How of presenting a more defined brand to find your audience for your writing. Finding Your Voice, tips to write confidently on social media, App’s, the top apps to help you refine your audience and write with more ease.

Social Media for Business: Through this workshop, you will develop the skills to develop a social media plan for your business. Facebook for Business, LinkedIn, Twitter. Instagram and selling online. Productivity tips for social media and tools to find your online brand voice.

A full day workshop;

Finding Your Brand Voice; marketing 101 for business- with booklet, with 20 questions to find your business brand. Press Releases, Instagram, Blogging, Facebook and Graphic Design for small business. Through this workshop, you will develop the skills to develop a social media plan for your business. Facebook for Business, LinkedIn, Twitter. Instagram and selling online. Productivity tips for social media and tools to find your online brand voice.