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Personal Development & Health


Managing Grief and Loss in School Settings

Managing Grief and Loss in School Settings

State of Disruption

When loss occurs in a school community, it can be deeply challenging for students and teachers alike. This video for the whole classroom explains how to acknowledge and provide support to students and other teachers and gives ideas for activities...Show More
Young People and Loss

Young People and Loss

State of Disruption

A young child’s reaction to loss is different to that of an adult, but teenagers are often able to understand death in the same way as adults. This video discusses how adolescents may react to loss and explores the different types of loss that...Show More
Grief and Loss during COVID-19

Grief and Loss during COVID-19

State of Disruption

The COVID-19 pandemic was a time of tremendous loss: not only of human life, but also of significant milestones and social contact. This video explains the things that people might have lost or be grieving as a result of the pandemic and...Show More
Moving Forward From Loss During Uncertain Times

Moving Forward From Loss During Uncertain Times

State of Disruption

As human beings, we love predictability, which can make coping with our uncertain and ever-changing world very difficult. This video explores strategies for moving forward from loss at an individual and community level and who to turn to for...Show More
Understanding Grief and Loss

Understanding Grief and Loss

State of Disruption

People can experience many different types of loss and grief is a reaction to any loss of anything important to us. This video describes how the grieving process can be different for different people, explains some ways to cope with grief and...Show More
SMASHED

SMASHED

What can happen if you drink alcohol underage? This interactive video will get students thinking about underage drinking, peer pressure and the choices that they make. This video can be used individually or as part of a larger classroom...Show More
Answering the Phone

Answering the Phone

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Practical Skills of Communication

Competence – Answering the phone properly sends a professional and customer-service focused message to your customer or stakeholder Answering the phone is a skill. In the workplace environment it’s not the same as picking up a FaceTime call...Show More
Active Listening

Active Listening

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Skills of Communication

Character – Active listening requires conscious decisions and mindfulness to show the sender your respect Listening is one of the most critical aspects of communication and leadership. You cannot effectively communicate and lead if you don’t...Show More
Noise Interference

Noise Interference

The Foundational Skills of Communication

Confidence – Understanding how different types of noise can interfere with communication can help you develop strategies to combat this Noise is anything that interferes with the communication process. Think of it as a distraction from...Show More
Creating Change Through Communication

Creating Change Through Communication

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Practical Skills of Communication

Connectedness – Creating positive changes requires communication that is empathic, respectful and culturally aware As a leader, you want to create positive change, but to be an effective leader, you must acquire the proper communication skills...Show More
Humanising the Virtual Work Environment

Humanising the Virtual Work Environment

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Competence – Understanding the differences between the virtual workplace and the in-person workplace will help you overcome the woes of the virtual environment During the COVID-19 pandemic, the vast majority of jobs went into the home in a...Show More
Customer Service in the Age of Automation

Customer Service in the Age of Automation

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Connectedness – Communication is how we connect with one another, build relationships and convey emotion The Australian Banking Corporation that funds Westpac, a Businesses of Tomorrow, has developed ‘Skills for Life’ program based on the...Show More
Taking Responsibility for Your Communication as a Young Professional

Taking Responsibility for Your Communication as a Young Professional

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Confidence – Fully taking on responsibility for your communications will allow you to be an assured communicator with a foundation of strong values When you are self-aware, you will understand that the words you say (and don’t say) carry...Show More
Meet The Guests : The Subtle Art of Communication

Meet The Guests : The Subtle Art of Communication

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Connectedness – Getting to know our guests builds a connection and an understanding of their experience, story and advice Our guests come from all over the world, bringing their unique experiences and backgrounds of communication. Some of our...Show More
Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Technical Skills of Communication

Competence – Digital literacy is required to be an effective communicator in the workplace due to its increase in use as the preferred method of communication for onsite and remote teams Digital literacy is the ability use communication...Show More
Giving and Receiving Feedback

Giving and Receiving Feedback

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Technical Skills of Communication

Confidence - Being able to give and receive feedback is critical to improving and developing as a young professional This topic focuses on feedback, not the type of feedback from the Dynamic Transactional Communication Model but information...Show More
Adapting as Digital Technology Advances

Adapting as Digital Technology Advances

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Practical Skills of Communication

Confidence – Believing in your abilities as a communicator and leader will allow you to welcome new methods of communication and adapt to change Our world is constantly changing with technological advancements and we must adapt to new methods...Show More
A Global Workforce

A Global Workforce

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Competence – Being culturally aware will help you communicate more effectively across the global diverse workforce As communication is an innately human skill, effective communication requires cultural awareness and sensitivity -especially in...Show More
Personal Social Media

Personal Social Media

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Practical Skills of Communication

Character - Having a digital footprint that represents your values and professionalism is a great first impression for a new employer What is your digital footprint? Your digital footprint is the information about you that exists on the...Show More
Cultural Awareness Case Studies

Cultural Awareness Case Studies

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Character – We must take responsibility and accountability when communicating because culturally unaware communication holds consequences for all parties involved Character – Taking responsibility to learn about different cultural...Show More
Respectful Workplace Relationships

Respectful Workplace Relationships

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Technical Skills of Communication

Connectedness - The strength of relationships is based on connectivity In all of life, clear communication helps to promote improved relationships, whether personal or professional by improving clarity and mutual understanding. In the workplace...Show More
Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

Future Skills of the Workforce - Subtle Art of Communication: Human Element of Communication

Character – Your emotional intelligence is built on your ability to have empathy and respect for others which in turns demonstrates sound character values Emotional intelligence - the capacity to be aware of, manage and express one's emotions,...Show More
Communicating Your Creativity

Communicating Your Creativity

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Practical Skills of Communication

Confidence – Creative communication means having the courage to try something out of your comfort zone with a clear outcome in mind Creative communication is about having a sense of wonder and awe that inspires you to consider new or...Show More
Mindful Communication

Mindful Communication

The Foundational Skills of Communication

Connectedness – Mindful communication allows you to be able to deeply connect with yourself so you can connect with others Mindfulness is a mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and...Show More
6 Steps to Problem Solving

6 Steps to Problem Solving

Future Skills of the Workforce - The Subtle Art of Communication: Technical Skills of Communication

Competence - Communication in problem-solving and conflict resolution can determine the success of overcoming the issue Miscommunication is commonly a reason for conflict and unfortunately miscommunication happens often in the working...Show More