No-one can give you confidence – they cannot take it either

Posted Posted in Awakening, Business Coaching, Clinical Leadership, Coaching, Event, Nurses, Resilience, Workshop

Confidence is a soft skill that is transferable to every part of our lives. When we don’t feel confident we lose out on opportunities for business development and/or personal growth. The only person who has ultimate control over your confidence is you.  Just as no-one can give it to you, no-one can take it away from you either, unless you let them. Our inner critic is usually the one thing that affects our confidence the most. We all need to learn to silence our inner critic, or ignore it. We think we have competition from other people, but there is a wonderful reminder doing the rounds on social media that says: “Your competition isn’t other people.  Your competition is: Your procrastination. Your Ego. Unhealthy food you’re consuming. The knowledge you neglect to learn. Negative behaviour you’re nurturing. Your lack of creativity.” Confidence would eliminate most of these toxic blocks. My […]

Confidence Inside and Out – Workshop for Teams and Groups

Posted Posted in Awakening, Coaching, Resilience, Workshop

Are you a HR Director or Manager who wants to offer your team a workshop which combines feeling good on the inside with looking good on the outside? In the first workshop of its kind in Ireland, Lisa Nolan, Resilience and Leadership Coach and Maria Macklin, Image Consultant have collaborated to explore the importance of knowing how to align inner and outer confidence. From Lisa your teams will learn the importance of being able to access their best selves every day. They will discover that harnessing resilience will allow them to thrive rather than just survive. Being able to practice and understand how to use their leadership skills when they need them is key to unlocking their potential. From Maria, your teams will see the fundamental role their appearance plays in their relationship to themselves, how others relate to them and the results they achieve.  Being visibly consistent and authentic […]

Resilience and Confidence for Nurses – Workshop

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Resilience and Confidence for Nurses. Resilience refers to the ability to successfully adapt to stressors, maintaining psychological well-being in the face of adversity. Most people will experience major adversity a few times during their lifetime. Many nurses encounter challenges on a similar level several times each working day, whether professionally during life or death decision making, or through caring for those experiencing health traumas. For some this stress stimulates learning and strengthening of character; for others it leads to exhaustion and burnout. Resilience is often the differentiating factor. Studies have shown that nurses who have high levels of resilience are less likely to develop stress disorders and more likely to remain in the profession as healthy nurses. During this workshop you will: Explore what resilience is and why it means something different to each of us. Identify the causes and effects of stress, particularly as they relate to frontline staff. […]